Tazewell County, Virginia Genealogy Guide

Tazewell County, Virginia (Map It) was created in December 20, 1799 from Wythe County and Russell County. Parts of Russell County were added in 1807 and 1835, parts of Washington County and Wythe County were added in 1826, and part of Logan County West Virginia was added in 1834. Tazewell county was named for Henry Tazewell, U.S. Senator from Virginia .. Learn More About State of Virginia History

Tazewell County is bordered by McDowell County (North and West), Mercer County (Northeast), Buchanan County (Northwest), Russell County (West), Smyth County (South), Bland County (East).

Tazewell County Cities and Towns include Bluefield, Cedar Bluff, Pocahontas, Richlands and Tazewell .

Tazewell County, Virginia Courthouse Records

Tazewell County, VA Courthouse
Tazewell County, VA Courthouse

The Tazewell County Courthouse is located in Tazewell, Virginia. Learn More About State of Virginia Court, Tax, Land and Probate Records.

Please contact the each clerk's department to confirm mailing address, hours, fees and other information before visiting or requesting information because contact information sometimes changes.  The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH .  The documents are available to interested parties, barring confidential issues.  Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The Tazewell County record dates below are from the earliest date to present time. They may include records of land, estates, taxes, vital records, divorces, naturalizations, voter registration, military discharges and court records.

  • Tazewell County Clerk of Circuit Court has Marriage Records from 1800, Land Records from 1800, Court Records from 1800 and Probate Records from 1800. The County Clerk of Circuit Court serves as custodian of all county court records, and is responsible for providing access to those court records by court personnel, the legal community and the public.
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  • County and City Research in Virginia Guides and Indexes County and city records document the daily activities of the courts in Virginia's counties, independent cities, and towns. The Library of Virginia houses both original and microfilm records for many of Virginia's counties and independent cities. The guides list will help researchers navigate the complex variety of county and city records in the Library's collections. It includes County and City Records at the Library of Virginia, Using County and City Court Records, Chancery Cases, Judgments, Lost Records Localities database and Burned Jurisdiction database.

Tazewell County, Virginia Census Records

Tazewell County, Virginia Vital Records

Tazewell County, Virginia Resources

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