Virginia Genealogy Resources

Library of Virginia Newspaper Holdings

Virginia: Library of Virginia Newspaper Holdings
For some reason, the Library of Virginia website makes it almost impossible to find a list of their newspaper holdings. ...

Chataigne Gazetteer and Classified Business Directory 1888 - 1889

Virginia: Chataigne Gazetteer and Classified Business Directory 1888 – 1889
The website of New River Notes contains transcriptions of the Chataigne directories for some Virginia counties and cities.

Documenting the American South

Documenting the South Photos
(Includes more than just southern states) “Documenting the American South (DocSouth) is a digital publishing initiative that provides Internet access ...

Library of Virginia

Virginia: Library of Virginia
The Library of Virginia’s collection of historical records, books periodicals, and more include records from colonial times to the present. ...

Stone Sentinels: Civil War Markers

Stone Sentinals – Confederate Battle Monuments & Historical Markers
Stone Sentinels tours the battlefield monuments and historical markers that tell of America’s Civil War in the East. Photographs, text ...

Virginia Newspaper Project

Virginia Memory: Virginia Newspapers (VA)
Virginia Memory is home to the Virginia Newspaper Project, a partner in the National Digital Newspaper Program. The Virginia Chronicle ...

Confederate Newspapers in Virginia During the Civil War

Virginia Newspapers During the Civil War
Description of partisan newspapers in mid 19th century Virginia

Virginia Historical County Boundaries

Virginia Historical County Boundaries
From the Newberry Library’s Center for American History and Culture, this interactive map of Virginia covers the historical boundaries, names, ...

New River Notes (Grayson County, Virginia, Heritage Foundation)

Virginia: New River Notes
Historical and Genealogical Resources for the Upper New River Valley of North Carolina and Virginia

Add to Your Genealogy Narrative with Virginia Historical Markers

Adding to Genealogy Narratives with Virginia Historical Markers
Information from state historical markers are an excellent way to add color to your genealogy narratives. Covering historical events and ...