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Guide to '''Nottoway County Virginia ancestry, family history, and genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, immigration records, and military records.  
 
Guide to '''Nottoway County Virginia ancestry, family history, and genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, immigration records, and military records.  
  
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== County Information ==
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==County Information==
  
=== Description ===
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===Description===
 
Nottoway County is located in the Central portion of the Commonwealth of Virginia and was named for the Nadowa Indian tribe<ref>https://sites.rootsweb.com/~vanottow/</ref>.
 
Nottoway County is located in the Central portion of the Commonwealth of Virginia and was named for the Nadowa Indian tribe<ref>https://sites.rootsweb.com/~vanottow/</ref>.
  
=== Nottoway County, Virginia Courthouse ===
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===Nottoway County, Virginia Courthouse===
  
 
[http://www.nottoway.org/ Nottaway County Courthouse]<br>328 West Courthouse Road<br>Nottoway, VA 23955<br>Phone: 804-645-9043  
 
[http://www.nottoway.org/ Nottaway County Courthouse]<br>328 West Courthouse Road<br>Nottoway, VA 23955<br>Phone: 804-645-9043  
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| bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" colspan="7" | <center>'''Known Beginning Dates for Major County Records'''<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Nottoway County, Virginia . Page 710-723 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}; Alice Eichholz, ed. Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources, Third ed. (Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2004), 715-720.</ref></center>
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| colspan="7" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" |<center>'''Known Beginning Dates for Major County Records'''<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Nottoway County, Virginia . Page 710-723 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}; Alice Eichholz, ed. Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources, Third ed. (Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2004), 715-720.</ref></center>
 
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| colspan="7"| <center>Statewide registration for births and deaths began in 1912. <br>General compliance year is unknown.</center>
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== Nottoway County, Virginia History ==
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==Nottoway County, Virginia History==
 
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{{Wikipedia|Nottoway County, Virginia}}  
 
{{Wikipedia|Nottoway County, Virginia}}  
  
==== Parent County ====
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====Parent County====
  
 
'''22 December 1788:''' Nottoway County was created 22 December 1788 from [[Amelia County, Virginia|Amelia County]].  
 
'''22 December 1788:''' Nottoway County was created 22 December 1788 from [[Amelia County, Virginia|Amelia County]].  
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'''County seat: '''Nottoway <ref>{{WorldCat|50140092}} {{FHL|1049485|item}}''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,'' 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002).</ref>  
 
'''County seat: '''Nottoway <ref>{{WorldCat|50140092}} {{FHL|1049485|item}}''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,'' 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002).</ref>  
  
==== Boundary Changes ====
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====Boundary Changes====
  
 
For animated maps illustrating Virginia county boundary changes, [http://www.mapofus.org/virginia/ "Rotating Formation Virginia County Boundary Maps"] (1617-1995) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.  
 
For animated maps illustrating Virginia county boundary changes, [http://www.mapofus.org/virginia/ "Rotating Formation Virginia County Boundary Maps"] (1617-1995) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.  
  
==== Record Loss ====
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====Record Loss====
  
 
[[Image:War.jpg|right|175px|War.jpg]]'''1865''' Most courthouse records were destroyed in 1865 during the Civil War. A few volumes of deeds, orders, and wills survived.<ref name="lost">[http://www.lva.virginia.gov/public/guides/rn30_lostrecords.pdf Lost Records Localities: Counties and Cities with Missing Records], 3, in ''Library of Virginia'' (accessed 4 April 2014).</ref><br><br>  
 
[[Image:War.jpg|right|175px|War.jpg]]'''1865''' Most courthouse records were destroyed in 1865 during the Civil War. A few volumes of deeds, orders, and wills survived.<ref name="lost">[http://www.lva.virginia.gov/public/guides/rn30_lostrecords.pdf Lost Records Localities: Counties and Cities with Missing Records], 3, in ''Library of Virginia'' (accessed 4 April 2014).</ref><br><br>  
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== Nottoway County, Virginia Places/Localities ==
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==Nottoway County, Virginia Places/Localities==
  
==== Populated Places ====
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====Populated Places====
 
For a complete list of populated places, including small neighborhoods and suburbs, visit  
 
For a complete list of populated places, including small neighborhoods and suburbs, visit  
 
[https://virginia.hometownlocator.com/counties/cities,cfips,135,c,nottoway.cfm HomeTown Locator]. The following are the most historically and genealogically relevant populated places in this county:<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Northumberland_ County,_Virginia," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'',https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Northumberland_County,_Virginia#Communities accessed 19 February 2020.</ref>
 
[https://virginia.hometownlocator.com/counties/cities,cfips,135,c,nottoway.cfm HomeTown Locator]. The following are the most historically and genealogically relevant populated places in this county:<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Northumberland_ County,_Virginia," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'',https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Northumberland_County,_Virginia#Communities accessed 19 February 2020.</ref>
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crewe,_Virginia Crewe]
 
*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crewe,_Virginia Crewe]
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==== Neighboring Counties ====
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====Neighboring Counties====
  
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*[[Amelia County, Virginia|Amelia]]  
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*[[Amelia County, Virginia|Amelia]]
 
*[[Brunswick County, Virginia|Brunswick]]
 
*[[Brunswick County, Virginia|Brunswick]]
  
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*[[Dinwiddie County, Virginia|Dinwiddie]]  
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*[[Dinwiddie County, Virginia|Dinwiddie]]
 
*[[Lunenburg County, Virginia|Lunenburg]]
 
*[[Lunenburg County, Virginia|Lunenburg]]
  
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*[[Prince Edward County, Virginia|Prince Edward]]
 
*[[Prince Edward County, Virginia|Prince Edward]]
  
 
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== Resources ==
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==Resources==
 
   
 
   
  
=== African American ===
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===African American===
  
*Heinegg, Paul. [http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/Nottowaytax.htm Nottoway County Personal Property Tax List, 1789-1822,] ''Free African Americans.com.'' Heinegg abstracted free blacks listed in this source.  
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*Heinegg, Paul. [http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/Nottowaytax.htm Nottoway County Personal Property Tax List, 1789-1822,] ''Free African Americans.com.'' Heinegg abstracted free blacks listed in this source.
 
*Records of the field offices for the state of Virginia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands&nbsp;: NARA, RG105, M1913, 1865-1872 [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F1368338 Freedmen's Bureau Marriages 1815-1869]
 
*Records of the field offices for the state of Virginia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands&nbsp;: NARA, RG105, M1913, 1865-1872 [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F1368338 Freedmen's Bureau Marriages 1815-1869]
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*Search the Library of Virginia's [https://www.virginiamemory.com/collections/aan/search-the-narrative Virginia Untold] collection for digitized records related to African Americans of Nottoway County.
  
==== Bible Records ====
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====Bible Records====
  
 
{{VABible}}*'''Featherston''' "Bible Record of William Featherston (Nottoway Co., Va. - Robertson Co., Tenn.)," ''Virginia Genealogical Society Quarterly Bulletin'', Vol. 1, No. 3 (July 1963):20.
 
{{VABible}}*'''Featherston''' "Bible Record of William Featherston (Nottoway Co., Va. - Robertson Co., Tenn.)," ''Virginia Genealogical Society Quarterly Bulletin'', Vol. 1, No. 3 (July 1963):20.
  
=== Biography ===
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===Biography===
  
 
[[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]] [[Nottoway County, Virginia#Civil_War|Civil War]]  
 
[[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]] [[Nottoway County, Virginia#Civil_War|Civil War]]  
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*Cummins, A. B. ''Nottoway County, Virginia: Founding and Development with Biographical Sketches''. Richmond, Va.: W.M. Brown and Son, Printers, 1970. {{FHL|53394|item}}
 
*Cummins, A. B. ''Nottoway County, Virginia: Founding and Development with Biographical Sketches''. Richmond, Va.: W.M. Brown and Son, Printers, 1970. {{FHL|53394|item}}
  
=== Business ===
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===Business===
  
 
*Contract book of the Richmond Cooperative Milk Producers Association, 1930-1931 {{FHL|1040567|item}}
 
*Contract book of the Richmond Cooperative Milk Producers Association, 1930-1931 {{FHL|1040567|item}}
  
=== Cemeteries ===
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===Cemeteries===
 
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| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''Tombstone Transcriptions Online'''
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| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''Tombstone Transcriptions in Print'''
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| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''List of Cemeteries in the county'''
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://www.findagrave.com/memorial Findagrave.com]  
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |[https://www.findagrave.com/memorial Findagrave.com]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery-browse/USA/Virginia/Nottoway-County?id=county_2867 Findagrave.com]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |[https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery-browse/USA/Virginia/Nottoway-County?id=county_2867 Findagrave.com]
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.ancestraltrackers.net/va/nottoway/cemeteries.htm VAGenWeb]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |[http://www.ancestraltrackers.net/va/nottoway/cemeteries.htm VAGenWeb]
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3Acemetery+Nottoway+Virginia&qt=advanced&dblist=638 WorldCat]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |[http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3Acemetery+Nottoway+Virginia&qt=advanced&dblist=638 WorldCat]
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://billiongraves.com/search/cemetery Billion Graves]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |[https://billiongraves.com/search/cemetery Billion Graves]
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://usgwarchives.net/va/nottoway.htm VAGenWeb Archives]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.usgwtombstones.org/virginia/nottoway.html Tombstone Project]  
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*'''1800-1986''' - {{RecordSearch|3013259|Virginia, Jewish Cemetery Records Index, ca. 1800-1986}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
 
*'''1800-1986''' - {{RecordSearch|3013259|Virginia, Jewish Cemetery Records Index, ca. 1800-1986}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
  
=== Census ===
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===Census===
  
 
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==== 1850 ====
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====1850====
  
 
*1850 census of Nottoway County, Virginia {{FHL|118768|item}}
 
*1850 census of Nottoway County, Virginia {{FHL|118768|item}}
  
==== 1860 ====
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====1860====
  
 
*The 1860 federal census for Nottoway County, Virginia {{FHL|730360|item}}
 
*The 1860 federal census for Nottoway County, Virginia {{FHL|730360|item}}
  
==== 1890 Union Veterans ====
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====1890 Union Veterans====
  
 
*"Virginia's Union Veterans: Eleventh Census of the United States 1890."  [http://www.pwcvabooks.com Prince William County Virginia], by Ronald Ray Turner. {{FHL|686323|item|disp=FHL Collection.}}  Includes residents of this county.
 
*"Virginia's Union Veterans: Eleventh Census of the United States 1890."  [http://www.pwcvabooks.com Prince William County Virginia], by Ronald Ray Turner. {{FHL|686323|item|disp=FHL Collection.}}  Includes residents of this county.
  
=== Church Records ===
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===Church Records===
  
==== Baptist ====
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====Baptist====
  
 
Early Baptist churches (with years constituted):  
 
Early Baptist churches (with years constituted):  
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{{VAbap}}Nottoway County fell within the bounds of the Middle District Association.  
 
{{VAbap}}Nottoway County fell within the bounds of the Middle District Association.  
  
==== Church of England ====
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====Church of England====
  
 
[[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] See also [[Nottoway Parish, Prince Edward, Virginia|Nottoway Parish]]  
 
[[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] See also [[Nottoway Parish, Prince Edward, Virginia|Nottoway Parish]]  
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Meade's 1861 history of parishes in Nottoway County is available [http://archive.org/stream/oldchurchesminis02meaduoft#page/20/mode/2up online.]<ref>William Meade, ''Old Churches, Ministers and Families of Virginia'', 2 vols. (Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott and Co., 1861). Digital versions at Internet Archive: [http://www.archive.org/details/oldchurchesminis01meaduoft Vol. I] and [http://archive.org/details/oldchurchesminis02meaduoft Vol. II].</ref>  
 
Meade's 1861 history of parishes in Nottoway County is available [http://archive.org/stream/oldchurchesminis02meaduoft#page/20/mode/2up online.]<ref>William Meade, ''Old Churches, Ministers and Families of Virginia'', 2 vols. (Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott and Co., 1861). Digital versions at Internet Archive: [http://www.archive.org/details/oldchurchesminis01meaduoft Vol. I] and [http://archive.org/details/oldchurchesminis02meaduoft Vol. II].</ref>  
  
==== Presbyterian ====
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====Presbyterian====
  
 
*A brief history of the Blackstone Presbyterian Church 1823-1961. This church was formed in 1824 as a branch of the Nottoway Presbyterian Church. In 1911 it became a separate church. {{FHL|500856|item}}
 
*A brief history of the Blackstone Presbyterian Church 1823-1961. This church was formed in 1824 as a branch of the Nottoway Presbyterian Church. In 1911 it became a separate church. {{FHL|500856|item}}
  
=== Court Records ===
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===Court Records===
  
==== Chancery Court ====
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====Chancery Court====
  
 
*Indexed images of Nottoway County, Virginia Chancery Records 1818-1968 are available online through [http://www.virginiamemory.com/collections/chancery/ Virginia Memory: Chancery Records Index]. These records, often concerned with inheritance disputes, contain a wealth of genealogical information.
 
*Indexed images of Nottoway County, Virginia Chancery Records 1818-1968 are available online through [http://www.virginiamemory.com/collections/chancery/ Virginia Memory: Chancery Records Index]. These records, often concerned with inheritance disputes, contain a wealth of genealogical information.
  
==== Correctional Institutions ====
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====Correctional Institutions====
  
 
*A register of persons convicted of felony, etc., 1931-1966 {{FHL|1008979|item}}
 
*A register of persons convicted of felony, etc., 1931-1966 {{FHL|1008979|item}}
  
=== Genealogy ===
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===Genealogy===
  
 
More than 75 genealogies have been published about Nottoway County families. To view a list, visit [[Nottoway County, Virginia Compiled Genealogies|Nottoway County, Virginia Compiled Genealogies]].
 
More than 75 genealogies have been published about Nottoway County families. To view a list, visit [[Nottoway County, Virginia Compiled Genealogies|Nottoway County, Virginia Compiled Genealogies]].
  
=== Historic Residences ===
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See also: [[Virginia Compiled Genealogies]]
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Compiled genealogies that treat multiple Nottoway County families include:
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*Cummins, A.B. ''Nottoway County, Virginia: Founding and Development with Biographical Sketches''. Richmond, Va.: W.M. Brown, 1970. {{FHL|53394|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5637 H2c}}.<br>
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*Pritchett, John W. ''Southside Virginia Genealogies''. CD-ROM. Baltimore, Md.: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 2007. [http://virginians.com/index/index_f.htm Free online index], courtesy: [http://virginians.com/ Virginians - The Family History of John W. Pritchett]. Includes a great deal of information about residents of Nottoway County, see [http://virginians.com/sources/sources_f.htm discussion of cited sources].{{FHL|1376005|item}}
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*Turner, W. R. ''Old Homes and Families in Nottoway''. Blackstone, Va.: Nottoway Pub. Co., 1950, c1932. {{FHL|261379|item}}. For the index compiled by Colonel R. Bolling Batte and the Projects Committee of the [http://www.vgs.org/ Virginia Genealogical Society] {{FHL|261053|item}} {{FHL|261379|item}}; digital version at [http://search.ancestryinstitution.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=30028 Ancestry] ($). Available at [[Virginia Historical Society]].
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*''Jottings about Nottoway''. Contains a Narrative history of Nottoway County from earliest times to about 1890. {{FHL|113085|item}}
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===Historic Residences===
  
 
*Turner, W. R. ''Old Homes and Families in Nottoway''. Blackstone, Va.: Nottoway Pub. Co., 1950, c1932. Available at {{FHL|261379|title-id|disp=FHL}}; digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=30028 Ancestry] ($); and [http://www.worldvitalrecords.com/indexinfo.aspx?ix=qcdva10107_nottoway World Vital Records] ($). For the index compiled by Colonel R. Bolling Batte and the Projects Committee of the [http://www.vgs.org/ Virginia Genealogical Society] available at FHL {{FHL|261053|title-id|disp=click here}}.
 
*Turner, W. R. ''Old Homes and Families in Nottoway''. Blackstone, Va.: Nottoway Pub. Co., 1950, c1932. Available at {{FHL|261379|title-id|disp=FHL}}; digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=30028 Ancestry] ($); and [http://www.worldvitalrecords.com/indexinfo.aspx?ix=qcdva10107_nottoway World Vital Records] ($). For the index compiled by Colonel R. Bolling Batte and the Projects Committee of the [http://www.vgs.org/ Virginia Genealogical Society] available at FHL {{FHL|261053|title-id|disp=click here}}.
  
=== History ===
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===History===
  
 
[[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]] [[Nottoway County, Virginia#Biography|Biography]] <br>[[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]] [[Nottoway County, Virginia#Civil_War|Civil War]]  
 
[[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]] [[Nottoway County, Virginia#Biography|Biography]] <br>[[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]] [[Nottoway County, Virginia#Civil_War|Civil War]]  
  
=== Land and Property ===
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===Land and Property===
  
*Amelia County, Virginia deeds. Prince Edward County, Va. was not cut off of Amelia County until 1754, and Nottoway County was not cut off until 1789, so this book contains deeds for both of these present-day counties. -- Foreword, v. 1<br>v. 1. Deed book 1, 1735-1743, and bonds, 1735-1741<br>v. 2. Deed book 2, 1742-1747<br>v. 3. Deed books 3-4, 1747-1753<br>v. 4. Deed book 5-6, 1753-1759<br>v. 5. Deed books 7-8, 1759-1765<br>v. 6. Deed books 9-11, 1766-1773<br>v. 7. Deed books 12-14, 1773-1778<br>v. 8. Deed books 15-17, 1778-1786. {{FHL|449744|item}}  
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*Amelia County, Virginia deeds. Prince Edward County, Va. was not cut off of Amelia County until 1754, and Nottoway County was not cut off until 1789, so this book contains deeds for both of these present-day counties. -- Foreword, v. 1<br>v. 1. Deed book 1, 1735-1743, and bonds, 1735-1741<br>v. 2. Deed book 2, 1742-1747<br>v. 3. Deed books 3-4, 1747-1753<br>v. 4. Deed book 5-6, 1753-1759<br>v. 5. Deed books 7-8, 1759-1765<br>v. 6. Deed books 9-11, 1766-1773<br>v. 7. Deed books 12-14, 1773-1778<br>v. 8. Deed books 15-17, 1778-1786. {{FHL|449744|item}}
*Deed records, 1789-1900; general indexes, 1866-1974. Some of the deed books may have been lost during the Civil War. After the war, the numbering of volumes started over with v. 1. {{FHL|370534|item}}  
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*Deed records, 1789-1900; general indexes, 1866-1974. Some of the deed books may have been lost during the Civil War. After the war, the numbering of volumes started over with v. 1. {{FHL|370534|item}}
*Returns of processioners, 1795-1824. Contains land processioning records recorded with the County Court which include the land description and who was present at the processioning. {{FHL|1040518|item}}  
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*Returns of processioners, 1795-1824. Contains land processioning records recorded with the County Court which include the land description and who was present at the processioning. {{FHL|1040518|item}}
 
*Some early landowners in southern Nottoway and northern Lunenburg counties, Virginia and the Cocke (Coke) family who once lived there. Contains maps with tract codes and a list of landowners giving the names of grantor and grantee, tract code, year, number of acres, source, and other information. Includes a list of streams and other landmarks and the Cocke (Coke) family genealogy. {{FHL|731274|item}}
 
*Some early landowners in southern Nottoway and northern Lunenburg counties, Virginia and the Cocke (Coke) family who once lived there. Contains maps with tract codes and a list of landowners giving the names of grantor and grantee, tract code, year, number of acres, source, and other information. Includes a list of streams and other landmarks and the Cocke (Coke) family genealogy. {{FHL|731274|item}}
  
==== Grants and Patents ====
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====Grants and Patents====
  
 
{{vapatent}}*Hudgins and Sullivan. [http://www.directlinesoftware.com/pool.htm 901 patents dated 1717-1779 in what is now Amelia and Nottoway Counties, Virginia placed on a map]. DeedMapper, 2003. Names of those who received land patents, dates, land descriptions, and references may be viewed free of charge (click "Index" next to the county listing); however, in order to view the maps, it is necessary to purchase Direct Line Software's [http://www.directlinesoftware.com/ DeedMapper] product.
 
{{vapatent}}*Hudgins and Sullivan. [http://www.directlinesoftware.com/pool.htm 901 patents dated 1717-1779 in what is now Amelia and Nottoway Counties, Virginia placed on a map]. DeedMapper, 2003. Names of those who received land patents, dates, land descriptions, and references may be viewed free of charge (click "Index" next to the county listing); however, in order to view the maps, it is necessary to purchase Direct Line Software's [http://www.directlinesoftware.com/ DeedMapper] product.
  
=== Maps ===
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===Maps===
 
{{VA Neighboring Counties Intro|county={{VA Nottoway County}}}}
 
{{VA Neighboring Counties Intro|county={{VA Nottoway County}}}}
  
 
*Nottoway County, Virginia land ownership map, 1864 {{FHL|1301379|item}}
 
*Nottoway County, Virginia land ownership map, 1864 {{FHL|1301379|item}}
  
=== Migration ===
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===Migration===
  
 
*Elliott, Katherine B. ''Emigration to Other States from Southside Virginia''. 2 vols. South Hill, Virginia: K. B. Elliott, 1966. Includes individuals who migrated out of Nottoway County to other parts of the country. {{FHL|Emigration to Other States from Southside Virginia|title|disp=FHL Collections}}
 
*Elliott, Katherine B. ''Emigration to Other States from Southside Virginia''. 2 vols. South Hill, Virginia: K. B. Elliott, 1966. Includes individuals who migrated out of Nottoway County to other parts of the country. {{FHL|Emigration to Other States from Southside Virginia|title|disp=FHL Collections}}
  
=== Military ===
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===Military===
  
==== Revolutionary War ====
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====Revolutionary War====
  
 
[http://www.archive.org/stream/virginiamilitiai00mcal#page/38/mode/1up {{PAGENAME}} residents' participation in the Revolutionary War].<ref>J.T. McAllister, ''Virginia Militia in the Revolutionary War: McAllister's Data'' (Hot Springs, Va.: McAllister Pub. Co., 1913), 38-39. Digitized by [http://www.archive.org/details/virginiamilitiai00mcal Internet Archive].</ref>  
 
[http://www.archive.org/stream/virginiamilitiai00mcal#page/38/mode/1up {{PAGENAME}} residents' participation in the Revolutionary War].<ref>J.T. McAllister, ''Virginia Militia in the Revolutionary War: McAllister's Data'' (Hot Springs, Va.: McAllister Pub. Co., 1913), 38-39. Digitized by [http://www.archive.org/details/virginiamilitiai00mcal Internet Archive].</ref>  
  
==== War of 1812 ====
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====War of 1812====
  
 
Nottoway County men served in the 49th Regiment.<ref>Stuart Lee Butler, ''A Guide to Virginia Militia Units in the War of 1812'' (Athens, Ga.: Iberian Pub. Co., 1988), 162. {{FHL|669440|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5 M2bs}}.</ref>  
 
Nottoway County men served in the 49th Regiment.<ref>Stuart Lee Butler, ''A Guide to Virginia Militia Units in the War of 1812'' (Athens, Ga.: Iberian Pub. Co., 1988), 162. {{FHL|669440|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5 M2bs}}.</ref>  
  
*Douthat, James L. ''Roster of War of 1812, Southside, Virginia.'' Signal Mountain, Tenn.: Mountain Press, 2007. '''Free online surname index''' and purchase details at [http://www.mountainpress.com/books/va/details/va-0697w.html Mountain Press] website. {{FHL|1453042|item}} 975.5 M2djL. [Includes Nottoway County.]  
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*Douthat, James L. ''Roster of War of 1812, Southside, Virginia.'' Signal Mountain, Tenn.: Mountain Press, 2007. '''Free online surname index''' and purchase details at [http://www.mountainpress.com/books/va/details/va-0697w.html Mountain Press] website. {{FHL|1453042|item}} 975.5 M2djL. [Includes Nottoway County.]
 
*''List of Pensioners on the Roll, January 1, 1883; Giving the Name of Each Pensioner, the Cause for Why Pensioned, the Post-Office Address, the Rate of Pension Per Month, and the Date of Original Allowance...'' Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1883. {{FHL|286899|item}} 973 M2Lp v. 5; digital versions at [http://books.google.com/books?id=t7oqAAAAMAAJ Google Books] and [http://www.archive.org/details/listpensionerso02buregoog Internet Archive]. [See Vol. 5, Virginia, Nottoway County, p. 96. Identifies War of 1812 veterans living in this county in 1883.]
 
*''List of Pensioners on the Roll, January 1, 1883; Giving the Name of Each Pensioner, the Cause for Why Pensioned, the Post-Office Address, the Rate of Pension Per Month, and the Date of Original Allowance...'' Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1883. {{FHL|286899|item}} 973 M2Lp v. 5; digital versions at [http://books.google.com/books?id=t7oqAAAAMAAJ Google Books] and [http://www.archive.org/details/listpensionerso02buregoog Internet Archive]. [See Vol. 5, Virginia, Nottoway County, p. 96. Identifies War of 1812 veterans living in this county in 1883.]
  
==== Civil War ====
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====Civil War====
  
 
{{VAciv}}:- [[3rd Regiment, Virginia Cavalry (Confederate)|3rd Regiment, Virginia Cavalry (Confederate)]]. Company E (Nottoway Troop).<ref>Thomas P. Nanzig, ''3rd Virginia Cavalry'' (Lynchburg, Va.: H.E. Howard, c1989). {{FHL|540335|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5 M2vr v. 61}}.</ref>  
 
{{VAciv}}:- [[3rd Regiment, Virginia Cavalry (Confederate)|3rd Regiment, Virginia Cavalry (Confederate)]]. Company E (Nottoway Troop).<ref>Thomas P. Nanzig, ''3rd Virginia Cavalry'' (Lynchburg, Va.: H.E. Howard, c1989). {{FHL|540335|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5 M2vr v. 61}}.</ref>  
:- [[18th Regiment, Virginia Infantry (Confederate)|18th Regiment, Virginia Infantry (Confederate)]]. Company C (Nottoway Rifle Guards) and Company G (Nottoway Grays).<ref>James I. Robertson, ''18th Virginia Infantry'' (Lynchburg, Va.: H.E. Howard, 1984). {{FHL|488660|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5 M2vr v. 12}}.</ref>  
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:- [[18th Regiment, Virginia Infantry (Confederate)|18th Regiment, Virginia Infantry (Confederate)]]. Company C (Nottoway Rifle Guards) and Company G (Nottoway Grays).<ref>James I. Robertson, ''18th Virginia Infantry'' (Lynchburg, Va.: H.E. Howard, 1984). {{FHL|488660|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5 M2vr v. 12}}.</ref>
 
:- [[21st Regiment, Virginia Infantry (Confederate)|21st Regiment, Virginia Infantry (Confederate)]]. Company K (Meherrin Grays).<ref>Susan A. Riggs, ''21st Virginia Infantry'' (Lynchburg, Va.: H.E. Howard, c1991). {{FHL|413420|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5 M2vr v. 72}}.</ref>
 
:- [[21st Regiment, Virginia Infantry (Confederate)|21st Regiment, Virginia Infantry (Confederate)]]. Company K (Meherrin Grays).<ref>Susan A. Riggs, ''21st Virginia Infantry'' (Lynchburg, Va.: H.E. Howard, c1991). {{FHL|413420|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5 M2vr v. 72}}.</ref>
  
 
Records and histories are available, including:  
 
Records and histories are available, including:  
*'''1861-1865''' - {{RecordSearch|1932382|Virginia, Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index  
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*'''1861-1865''' - {{RecordSearch|1932427|Virginia, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index  
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*'''1861-1865''' - {{RecordSearch|1932382|Virginia, Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
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*'''1861-1865''' - {{RecordSearch|1932427|Virginia, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
 
*'''1861-1865''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2322 U.S., Confederate Soldiers Compiled Service Records, 1861-1865] at [http://ancesstry.com Ancestry] — index (free)
 
*'''1861-1865''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2322 U.S., Confederate Soldiers Compiled Service Records, 1861-1865] at [http://ancesstry.com Ancestry] — index (free)
 
*'''1861-1865''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2344 U.S., Union Soldiers Compiled Service Records, 1861-1865] at [http://search.ancestry.com Ancestry] — index (free)
 
*'''1861-1865''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2344 U.S., Union Soldiers Compiled Service Records, 1861-1865] at [http://search.ancestry.com Ancestry] — index (free)
*The Nottoway Artillery and Barr's Battery, Virginia Light Artillery {{FHL|696557|item}}  
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*The Nottoway Artillery and Barr's Battery, Virginia Light Artillery {{FHL|696557|item}}
*Southside Virginia in the Civil War&nbsp;: Amelia, Brunswick, Charlotte, Halifax, Lunenburg, Mecklenburg, Nottoway, &amp; Prince Edward counties {{FHL|834017|item}}  
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*Southside Virginia in the Civil War&nbsp;: Amelia, Brunswick, Charlotte, Halifax, Lunenburg, Mecklenburg, Nottoway, &amp; Prince Edward counties {{FHL|834017|item}}
*Minute book for the Pension Board 1902-1917. The Pension Board handled the approval process and dispersion of pensions for the Confederate veterans of the Civil War. {{FHL|1040440|item}}  
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*Minute book for the Pension Board 1902-1917. The Pension Board handled the approval process and dispersion of pensions for the Confederate veterans of the Civil War. {{FHL|1040440|item}}
 
*The Captain remembers: the papers of Captain Richard Irby. Historical sketch of the Nottaway Grays, afterwards Company G, Eighteenth Virginia Regiment, Army of Northern Virginia. {{FHL|86215|item}}
 
*The Captain remembers: the papers of Captain Richard Irby. Historical sketch of the Nottaway Grays, afterwards Company G, Eighteenth Virginia Regiment, Army of Northern Virginia. {{FHL|86215|item}}
  
====== Civil War Battle ======
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======Civil War Battle======
  
 
The following Civil War battle was fought in Nottoway County.  
 
The following Civil War battle was fought in Nottoway County.  
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:Maps of Civil War battles in Virginia: [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/va186162.htm 1861], [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/va186162.htm 1862], [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/va1863.htm 1863], [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/va1864.htm 1864], [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/va1865.htm 1865]
 
:Maps of Civil War battles in Virginia: [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/va186162.htm 1861], [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/va186162.htm 1862], [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/va1863.htm 1863], [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/va1864.htm 1864], [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/va1865.htm 1865]
  
==== World War II ====
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====World War II====
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*'''1940-1945''' - {{RecordSearch|2659404|Virginia, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
 
*'''1940-1945''' - {{RecordSearch|2659404|Virginia, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
  
=== Miscellaneous Records ===
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===Miscellaneous Records===
  
 
*'''1607-2007''' - {{RecordSearch|1932510|Virginia, Historical Society Papers, 1607-2007}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
 
*'''1607-2007''' - {{RecordSearch|1932510|Virginia, Historical Society Papers, 1607-2007}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
  
=== Newspapers ===
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===Newspapers===
  
 
{{VAnews}}Professor Tom Costa and The Rector and Visitors of the University of Virginia have created a database of all runaway advertisements for slaves, indentured servants, transported convicts, and ship deserters listed in the Virginia Gazette and other Virginia newspapers (1736-1803), see: [http://www2.vcdh.virginia.edu/gos/ The Geography of Slavery in Virginia].
 
{{VAnews}}Professor Tom Costa and The Rector and Visitors of the University of Virginia have created a database of all runaway advertisements for slaves, indentured servants, transported convicts, and ship deserters listed in the Virginia Gazette and other Virginia newspapers (1736-1803), see: [http://www2.vcdh.virginia.edu/gos/ The Geography of Slavery in Virginia].
  
=== Occupations ===
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===Occupations===
  
*Medical register, 1917-1975. Contains copies of medical licenses for physical therapists, surgeons, dentists, optometrists, general practioners ("regular doctors"), and "allopathic" doctors. {{FHL|1040529|item}}  
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*Medical register, 1917-1975. Contains copies of medical licenses for physical therapists, surgeons, dentists, optometrists, general practioners ("regular doctors"), and "allopathic" doctors. {{FHL|1040529|item}}
 
*Register of physicians, surgeons and dentists, 1894-1950 {{FHL|1040528|item}}
 
*Register of physicians, surgeons and dentists, 1894-1950 {{FHL|1040528|item}}
  
=== Officials ===
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===Officials===
  
 
[[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]] [[Nottoway County, Virginia#Probate_Records|Probate Records]]  
 
[[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]] [[Nottoway County, Virginia#Probate_Records|Probate Records]]  
  
=== Probate Records ===
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===Probate Records===
  
 
{{Vawill|1789-1800}}*[http://www.sampubco.com/wills/va/vanottoway01.htm SAMPUBCO] free online index resource that serves as a good starting place to search for Nottoway County wills.  
 
{{Vawill|1789-1800}}*[http://www.sampubco.com/wills/va/vanottoway01.htm SAMPUBCO] free online index resource that serves as a good starting place to search for Nottoway County wills.  
*Will records, 1789-1964; general indexes, 1865-1975 {{FHL|379144|item}}  
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*Accounts current records, 1867-1915; general index to fiduciary settlements, 1867-1915 {{FHL|1040435|item}}  
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*Will records, 1789-1964; general indexes, 1865-1975 {{FHL|379144|item}}
*Fiduciary order books, 1942-1972 {{FHL|1040417|item}}  
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*Accounts current records, 1867-1915; general index to fiduciary settlements, 1867-1915 {{FHL|1040435|item}}
*Record of fiduciaries, 1901-1902 {{FHL|1040418|item}}  
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*Fiduciary order books, 1942-1972 {{FHL|1040417|item}}
*Bond and guarantee companies books, 1923-1974. A bond is a legal document wherein a person commits himself, his heirs, executors and administrators to pay a required amount of money to another if certain duties are not performed. These were paid by people elected or appointed to public offices or to act as guardians, executors or administrators of a person's estate. {{FHL|1040436|item}}  
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*Record of fiduciaries, 1901-1902 {{FHL|1040418|item}}
*Bond books, 1852-1865, 1891-1917; general index to bond books, 1866-1917 {{FHL|1040438|item}}  
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*Bond and guarantee companies books, 1923-1974. A bond is a legal document wherein a person commits himself, his heirs, executors and administrators to pay a required amount of money to another if certain duties are not performed. These were paid by people elected or appointed to public offices or to act as guardians, executors or administrators of a person's estate. {{FHL|1040436|item}}
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*Bond books, 1852-1865, 1891-1917; general index to bond books, 1866-1917 {{FHL|1040438|item}}
 
*Bond books, 1899-1914, 1972-1975 {{FHL|1040437|item}}
 
*Bond books, 1899-1914, 1972-1975 {{FHL|1040437|item}}
 
*Images of Wills and Estates 1788-1802 [https://virginiapioneers.net Virginia Pioneers ($)]
 
*Images of Wills and Estates 1788-1802 [https://virginiapioneers.net Virginia Pioneers ($)]
 
*Images of Wills and Estates 1803-1809 [https://virginiapioneers.net Virginia Pioneers ($)]
 
*Images of Wills and Estates 1803-1809 [https://virginiapioneers.net Virginia Pioneers ($)]
  
=== Public Records ===
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===Public Records===
  
*Minute book for the Board of Blendon Township 1871-1875 and the Pension Board 1902-1917. {{FHL|1040440|item}}  
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*Minute book for the Board of Blendon Township 1871-1875 and the Pension Board 1902-1917. {{FHL|1040440|item}}
 
*Minute book for the Finance Board, 1932-1940 {{FHL|1040441|item}}
 
*Minute book for the Finance Board, 1932-1940 {{FHL|1040441|item}}
  
=== Taxation ===
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===Taxation===
  
 
[[Virginia Tax Lists|How can Virginia tax lists help me?]]  
 
[[Virginia Tax Lists|How can Virginia tax lists help me?]]  
  
*'''[1747]''' "Amelia Tithables, 1747," ''Magazine of Virginia Genealogy''. Richmond VA: Nov 2004. Vol. 42 Iss. 4.  
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*'''[1747]''' "Amelia Tithables, 1747," ''Magazine of Virginia Genealogy''. Richmond VA: Nov 2004. Vol. 42 Iss. 4.
*'''[1782-1822]''' Heinegg, Paul. [http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/Nottowaytax.htm "Nottoway County Personal Property Tax List, 1789-1822,"] ''Free African Americans.com. ''Heinegg abstracted free blacks listed in this source.  
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*'''[1782-1822]''' Heinegg, Paul. [http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/Nottowaytax.htm "Nottoway County Personal Property Tax List, 1789-1822,"] ''Free African Americans.com. ''Heinegg abstracted free blacks listed in this source.
*'''[1791, 1801] '''Indexed images of the [http://www.binnsgenealogy.com/VirginiaTaxListCensuses/ 1791 and 1801 Personal Property Tax Lists of Nottoway County, Virginia] are available online, courtesy: [http://www.binnsgenealogy.com/ Binns Genealogy].  
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*'''[1791, 1801] '''Indexed images of the [http://www.binnsgenealogy.com/VirginiaTaxListCensuses/ 1791 and 1801 Personal Property Tax Lists of Nottoway County, Virginia] are available online, courtesy: [http://www.binnsgenealogy.com/ Binns Genealogy].
*'''[1800]''' Tax List, 1800, Virginia Genealogist. Falmouth VA: Oct 2002. Vol. 46 Iss. 4  
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*'''[1800]''' Tax List, 1800, Virginia Genealogist. Falmouth VA: Oct 2002. Vol. 46 Iss. 4
 
*'''[1815]''' Ward, Roger D. ''1815 Directory of Virginia Landowners (and Gazetteer)''. 6 vols. Athens, Georgia: Iberian Pub. Co., 1997-2000. Available at {{FHL|692063|item}}. The source for this publication is the 1815 land tax. Nottoway County is included in Vol. 1.
 
*'''[1815]''' Ward, Roger D. ''1815 Directory of Virginia Landowners (and Gazetteer)''. 6 vols. Athens, Georgia: Iberian Pub. Co., 1997-2000. Available at {{FHL|692063|item}}. The source for this publication is the 1815 land tax. Nottoway County is included in Vol. 1.
  
*Minute book, 1915-1916 {{FHL|1040517|item}}  
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*Minute book, 1915-1916 {{FHL|1040517|item}}
 
*Personal property tax lists, 1789-1850 {{FHL|637441|item}}
 
*Personal property tax lists, 1789-1850 {{FHL|637441|item}}
  
=== Vital Records ===
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===Vital Records===
  
 
{{VAbmd}}*''The Farmville Herald'': index to births, deaths and marriages. Contents: v. 1. 1893-1912, also includes 1873-1876 of ''The Farmville Mercury'' and ''The Farmville Commonwealth''. {{FHL|825769|item}}  
 
{{VAbmd}}*''The Farmville Herald'': index to births, deaths and marriages. Contents: v. 1. 1893-1912, also includes 1873-1876 of ''The Farmville Mercury'' and ''The Farmville Commonwealth''. {{FHL|825769|item}}  
  
===== Birth =====
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=====Birth=====
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*'''1853-1866''' - {{RecordSearch|3326815|Virginia, Slave Birth Index, 1853-1866}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
 
*'''1853-1866''' - {{RecordSearch|3326815|Virginia, Slave Birth Index, 1853-1866}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
 
*'''1912-1913''' - {{RecordSearch|2388824|Virginia, Birth Certificates, 1912-1913}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
 
*'''1912-1913''' - {{RecordSearch|2388824|Virginia, Birth Certificates, 1912-1913}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
  
==== Marriage ====
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====Marriage====
  
*'''1660-1800''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3002 Virginia Marriages 1660-1800] (Ancestry) ($).  
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*'''1660-1800''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3002 Virginia Marriages 1660-1800] (Ancestry) ($).
 
*'''1660-1959''' - [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-records/united-states-marriages?state=virginia%2cva Virginia, United States Marriages] at [http://findmypast.com/ FindMyPast] — index $
 
*'''1660-1959''' - [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-records/united-states-marriages?state=virginia%2cva Virginia, United States Marriages] at [http://findmypast.com/ FindMyPast] — index $
*'''1740-1850''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3723 Virginia Marriages 1740-1850] (Ancestry) ($).  
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*'''1740-1850''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3723 Virginia Marriages 1740-1850] (Ancestry) ($).
 
*'''1853-1935''' - {{RecordSearch|3477666|Virginia, Bureau of Vital Statistics, County Marriage Registers, 1853-1935}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
 
*'''1853-1935''' - {{RecordSearch|3477666|Virginia, Bureau of Vital Statistics, County Marriage Registers, 1853-1935}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
 
*'''1936-1988''' - {{RecordSearch|2370234|Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
 
*'''1936-1988''' - {{RecordSearch|2370234|Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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*'''1865-1975''' - Marriage register, 1865-1942; general indexes, 1866-1958, 1969-1975 {{FHL|361725|item}}
 
*'''1865-1975''' - Marriage register, 1865-1942; general indexes, 1866-1958, 1969-1975 {{FHL|361725|item}}
  
==== Divorce ====
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====Divorce====
  
 
*'''1918-1988''' - {{RecordSearch|2377565|Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-1988}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
 
*'''1918-1988''' - {{RecordSearch|2377565|Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-1988}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
  
==== Death ====
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====Death====
  
 
*'''1912-1987''' - {{RecordSearch|2377565|Virginia, Death Certificates, 1912-1987}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
 
*'''1912-1987''' - {{RecordSearch|2377565|Virginia, Death Certificates, 1912-1987}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
  
==== Vital Record Substitutes ====
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*Account book, 1875-1877. This is the account book for Council no. 124, F. of T, which is a temperance society. {{FHL|1040575|item}}
 
*Account book, 1875-1877. This is the account book for Council no. 124, F. of T, which is a temperance society. {{FHL|1040575|item}}
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*[http://sites.rootsweb.com/~vanottow/ Nottoway Co., VAGenWeb]. Part of the [http://usgenweb.org/ USGenWeb Project]. Maps, name indexes, documents.  
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*[http://sites.rootsweb.com/~vanottow/ Nottoway Co., VAGenWeb]. Part of the [http://usgenweb.org/ USGenWeb Project]. Maps, name indexes, documents.
*[http://www.familytree101.com/virginia/nottoway-county.html Nottoway County, VA History, Records, Facts and Genealogy] (Familytree101)  
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*[http://www.familytree101.com/virginia/nottoway-county.html Nottoway County, VA History, Records, Facts and Genealogy] (Familytree101)
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Latest revision as of 14:17, 24 March 2020

Guide to Nottoway County Virginia ancestry, family history, and genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, immigration records, and military records.

Nottoway County, Virginia
Map
Boundary map of Nottoway County, Virginia
Map of Virginia highlighting Nottoway County
Location in the state of Virginia
Map of the U.S. highlighting Virginia
Location of Virginia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded 1788
County Seat Nottoway
Courthouse
VirginiaNottowayCourthouse.jpg


County Information[edit | edit source]

Description[edit | edit source]

Nottoway County is located in the Central portion of the Commonwealth of Virginia and was named for the Nadowa Indian tribe[1].

Nottoway County, Virginia Courthouse[edit | edit source]

Nottaway County Courthouse
328 West Courthouse Road
Nottoway, VA 23955
Phone: 804-645-9043

Some records were destroyed during the civil war
Clerk Circuit Court has marriage divorce and court records from 1865,
land, probate and miliary records from 1789[2]

Known Beginning Dates for Major County Records[3]
Birth* Marriage Death* Court Land Probate Census
1853 1784 1853 1865 1789 1789 1810
Statewide registration for births and deaths began in 1912.
General compliance year is unknown.

Nottoway County, Virginia History[edit | edit source]

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Nottoway County, Virginia

Parent County[edit | edit source]

22 December 1788: Nottoway County was created 22 December 1788 from Amelia County.

County seat: Nottoway [4]

Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

For animated maps illustrating Virginia county boundary changes, "Rotating Formation Virginia County Boundary Maps" (1617-1995) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.

Record Loss[edit | edit source]

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1865 Most courthouse records were destroyed in 1865 during the Civil War. A few volumes of deeds, orders, and wills survived.[5]

  • Lost censuses: 1790, 1800

Visit the Library of Virginia's website to determine exactly what records have been lost and their Lost Records Localities Database to find additional resources.


For suggestions about research in places that suffered historic record losses, see:


Nottoway County, Virginia Places/Localities[edit | edit source]

Populated Places[edit | edit source]

For a complete list of populated places, including small neighborhoods and suburbs, visit HomeTown Locator. The following are the most historically and genealogically relevant populated places in this county:[6]

Towns
Census-designated places


Neighboring Counties[edit | edit source]

Resources[edit | edit source]

African American[edit | edit source]

Bible Records[edit | edit source]

Images of the Virginia Historical Society's family Bible collection have been digitized:

  • Featherston "Bible Record of William Featherston (Nottoway Co., Va. - Robertson Co., Tenn.)," Virginia Genealogical Society Quarterly Bulletin, Vol. 1, No. 3 (July 1963):20.

Biography[edit | edit source]

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  • Cummins, A. B. Nottoway County, Virginia: Founding and Development with Biographical Sketches. Richmond, Va.: W.M. Brown and Son, Printers, 1970. FHL Collection

Business[edit | edit source]

  • Contract book of the Richmond Cooperative Milk Producers Association, 1930-1931 FHL Collection

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Tombstone Transcriptions Online Tombstone Transcriptions in Print List of Cemeteries in the county
Findagrave.com Family History Library Findagrave.com
VAGenWeb WorldCat Billion Graves
VAGenWeb Archives
Tombstone Project
Virginia Gravestones
Billion Graves
See Virginia Cemeteries for more information.

Census[edit | edit source]

For tips on accessing Nottoway County, Virginia Genealogy census records online, see: Virginia Census.


Historical populations
Census Pop.
18009,401
18109,278−1.3%
18209,6584.1%
183010,1304.9%
18409,719−4.1%
18508,437−13.2%
18608,8364.7%
18709,2915.1%
188011,15620.1%
189011,5823.8%
190012,3666.8%
191013,4628.9%
192014,1615.2%
193014,8665.0%
194015,5564.6%
195015,479−0.5%
196015,141−2.2%
197014,260−5.8%
198014,6662.8%
199014,9932.2%
200015,7254.9%

1850[edit | edit source]

1860[edit | edit source]

1890 Union Veterans[edit | edit source]

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Baptist[edit | edit source]

Early Baptist churches (with years constituted):

  1. Nottoway (1765).[7][8] Edwards published a membership list dated 1769 in Materials Towards a History of the Baptists... (1772), 68-69.[9]

The 10,000 name petition (dated 16 October 1776) has been digitized at the Library of Congress website. It was signed by people from all over Virginia who wanted an end to persecution of Baptists by the Established Church. Baptists and Baptist sympathizers alike signed the petition. To find your ancestor in this record, first check Hall's transcription in the Magazine of Virginia Genealogy (Vols. 35-38, with annotations in Vol. 39), which is available online at Ancestry ($). It is also available in book form at the Family History Library: FHL Book 975.5 B2vs v. 35-39. Then proceed to the Library of Congress website to see the original images.

Nottoway County fell within the bounds of the Middle District Association.

Church of England[edit | edit source]

Gotoarrow.png See also Nottoway Parish

  • Rev. John Cameron's marriage register of Bristol, Cumberland and Nottoway parishes, Virginia, 1784-1815 and other more recent records, mainly of Nottoway Parish FHL Collection

Meade's 1861 history of parishes in Nottoway County is available online.[10]

Presbyterian[edit | edit source]

  • A brief history of the Blackstone Presbyterian Church 1823-1961. This church was formed in 1824 as a branch of the Nottoway Presbyterian Church. In 1911 it became a separate church. FHL Collection

Court Records[edit | edit source]

Chancery Court[edit | edit source]

  • Indexed images of Nottoway County, Virginia Chancery Records 1818-1968 are available online through Virginia Memory: Chancery Records Index. These records, often concerned with inheritance disputes, contain a wealth of genealogical information.

Correctional Institutions[edit | edit source]

  • A register of persons convicted of felony, etc., 1931-1966 FHL Collection

Genealogy[edit | edit source]

More than 75 genealogies have been published about Nottoway County families. To view a list, visit Nottoway County, Virginia Compiled Genealogies.

See also: Virginia Compiled Genealogies


Compiled genealogies that treat multiple Nottoway County families include:

Historic Residences[edit | edit source]

History[edit | edit source]

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Land and Property[edit | edit source]

  • Amelia County, Virginia deeds. Prince Edward County, Va. was not cut off of Amelia County until 1754, and Nottoway County was not cut off until 1789, so this book contains deeds for both of these present-day counties. -- Foreword, v. 1
    v. 1. Deed book 1, 1735-1743, and bonds, 1735-1741
    v. 2. Deed book 2, 1742-1747
    v. 3. Deed books 3-4, 1747-1753
    v. 4. Deed book 5-6, 1753-1759
    v. 5. Deed books 7-8, 1759-1765
    v. 6. Deed books 9-11, 1766-1773
    v. 7. Deed books 12-14, 1773-1778
    v. 8. Deed books 15-17, 1778-1786. FHL Collection
  • Deed records, 1789-1900; general indexes, 1866-1974. Some of the deed books may have been lost during the Civil War. After the war, the numbering of volumes started over with v. 1. FHL Collection
  • Returns of processioners, 1795-1824. Contains land processioning records recorded with the County Court which include the land description and who was present at the processioning. FHL Collection
  • Some early landowners in southern Nottoway and northern Lunenburg counties, Virginia and the Cocke (Coke) family who once lived there. Contains maps with tract codes and a list of landowners giving the names of grantor and grantee, tract code, year, number of acres, source, and other information. Includes a list of streams and other landmarks and the Cocke (Coke) family genealogy. FHL Collection

Grants and Patents[edit | edit source]

Land patents (pre-1779), land grants (after 1779) and surveys are available online at the Library of Virginia website. For step-by-step instructions on retrieving these records, read the Virginia Land and Property article.

Maps[edit | edit source]

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Click a neighboring county
for more resources


Migration[edit | edit source]

  • Elliott, Katherine B. Emigration to Other States from Southside Virginia. 2 vols. South Hill, Virginia: K. B. Elliott, 1966. Includes individuals who migrated out of Nottoway County to other parts of the country. FHL Collections

Military[edit | edit source]

Revolutionary War[edit | edit source]

Nottoway County, Virginia Genealogy residents' participation in the Revolutionary War.[11]

War of 1812[edit | edit source]

Nottoway County men served in the 49th Regiment.[12]

  • Douthat, James L. Roster of War of 1812, Southside, Virginia. Signal Mountain, Tenn.: Mountain Press, 2007. Free online surname index and purchase details at Mountain Press website. FHL Collection 975.5 M2djL. [Includes Nottoway County.]
  • List of Pensioners on the Roll, January 1, 1883; Giving the Name of Each Pensioner, the Cause for Why Pensioned, the Post-Office Address, the Rate of Pension Per Month, and the Date of Original Allowance... Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1883. FHL Collection 973 M2Lp v. 5; digital versions at Google Books and Internet Archive. [See Vol. 5, Virginia, Nottoway County, p. 96. Identifies War of 1812 veterans living in this county in 1883.]

Civil War[edit | edit source]

Regiments. Service men in Nottoway County, Virginia Genealogy served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies that were specifically formed in Nottoway County, Virginia Genealogy:

- 3rd Regiment, Virginia Cavalry (Confederate). Company E (Nottoway Troop).[13]
- 18th Regiment, Virginia Infantry (Confederate). Company C (Nottoway Rifle Guards) and Company G (Nottoway Grays).[14]
- 21st Regiment, Virginia Infantry (Confederate). Company K (Meherrin Grays).[15]

Records and histories are available, including:

Civil War Battle[edit | edit source]

The following Civil War battle was fought in Nottoway County.

Maps of Civil War battles in Virginia: 1861, 1862, 1863, 1864, 1865

World War II[edit | edit source]

Miscellaneous Records[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

The Virginia Newspapers Project identifies local Nottoway County, Virginia Genealogy newspapers.

Professor Tom Costa and The Rector and Visitors of the University of Virginia have created a database of all runaway advertisements for slaves, indentured servants, transported convicts, and ship deserters listed in the Virginia Gazette and other Virginia newspapers (1736-1803), see: The Geography of Slavery in Virginia.

Occupations[edit | edit source]

  • Medical register, 1917-1975. Contains copies of medical licenses for physical therapists, surgeons, dentists, optometrists, general practioners ("regular doctors"), and "allopathic" doctors. FHL Collection
  • Register of physicians, surgeons and dentists, 1894-1950 FHL Collection

Officials[edit | edit source]

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Probate Records[edit | edit source]

A free index to Nottoway County, Virginia Genealogy wills and administrations (1789-1800) is available at the Library of Virginia.

  • SAMPUBCO free online index resource that serves as a good starting place to search for Nottoway County wills.
  • Will records, 1789-1964; general indexes, 1865-1975 FHL Collection
  • Accounts current records, 1867-1915; general index to fiduciary settlements, 1867-1915 FHL Collection
  • Fiduciary order books, 1942-1972 FHL Collection
  • Record of fiduciaries, 1901-1902 FHL Collection
  • Bond and guarantee companies books, 1923-1974. A bond is a legal document wherein a person commits himself, his heirs, executors and administrators to pay a required amount of money to another if certain duties are not performed. These were paid by people elected or appointed to public offices or to act as guardians, executors or administrators of a person's estate. FHL Collection
  • Bond books, 1852-1865, 1891-1917; general index to bond books, 1866-1917 FHL Collection
  • Bond books, 1899-1914, 1972-1975 FHL Collection
  • Images of Wills and Estates 1788-1802 Virginia Pioneers ($)
  • Images of Wills and Estates 1803-1809 Virginia Pioneers ($)

Public Records[edit | edit source]

  • Minute book for the Board of Blendon Township 1871-1875 and the Pension Board 1902-1917. FHL Collection
  • Minute book for the Finance Board, 1932-1940 FHL Collection

Taxation[edit | edit source]

How can Virginia tax lists help me?

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Indexes to Nottoway County, Virginia Genealogy births, marriages, and deaths are available online. These collections are incomplete, but are easy to search. Most records can also be ordered electronically online as well. Courtesy: FamilySearch. See also How to order Virginia Vital Records*The Farmville Herald: index to births, deaths and marriages. Contents: v. 1. 1893-1912, also includes 1873-1876 of The Farmville Mercury and The Farmville Commonwealth. FHL Collection

Birth[edit | edit source]

Marriage[edit | edit source]

On microfilm:

  • 1865-1975 - Marriage register, 1865-1942; general indexes, 1866-1958, 1969-1975 FHL Collection

Divorce[edit | edit source]

Death[edit | edit source]

Vital Record Substitutes[edit | edit source]

The Virginia Historical Society's Marriage and Obituary Index, 1736-1820 (newspaper abstracts) is available at FamilySearch. Images of the original index cards are browseable, arranged alphabetically by surname.

Nottoway County, Virginia Genealogy Societies and Libraries[edit | edit source]

  • Account book, 1875-1877. This is the account book for Council no. 124, F. of T, which is a temperance society. FHL Collection

Family History Centers[edit | edit source]

Family History Centers provide one-on-one assistance and free access to premium genealogical websites. In addition, many centers have free how-to genealogy classes.

Nottoway County, Virginia Genealogy Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. https://sites.rootsweb.com/~vanottow/
  2. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Nottaway County, Virginia. Page 718 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  3. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Nottoway County, Virginia . Page 710-723 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002; Alice Eichholz, ed. Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources, Third ed. (Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2004), 715-720.
  4. WorldCat 50140092 FHL CollectionHandybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002).
  5. Lost Records Localities: Counties and Cities with Missing Records, 3, in Library of Virginia (accessed 4 April 2014).
  6. Wikipedia contributors, "Northumberland_ County,_Virginia," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Northumberland_County,_Virginia#Communities accessed 19 February 2020.
  7. Robert Baylor Semple and George William Beale, A History of the Rise and Progress of the Baptists in Virginia (Pitt and Dickinson, 1894), 254. Digital version at Google Books.
  8. Morgan Edwards, Materials Towards a History of the Baptists in the Provinces of Maryland Virginia North Carolina South Carolina Georgia (1772). Digitized by SCDL Collections - free.
  9. Edwards states this church was situated in Amelia County. Were there two Baptist churches called Nottoway, or do they refer to the same congregation?
  10. William Meade, Old Churches, Ministers and Families of Virginia, 2 vols. (Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott and Co., 1861). Digital versions at Internet Archive: Vol. I and Vol. II.
  11. J.T. McAllister, Virginia Militia in the Revolutionary War: McAllister's Data (Hot Springs, Va.: McAllister Pub. Co., 1913), 38-39. Digitized by Internet Archive.
  12. Stuart Lee Butler, A Guide to Virginia Militia Units in the War of 1812 (Athens, Ga.: Iberian Pub. Co., 1988), 162. FHL Book 975.5 M2bs.
  13. Thomas P. Nanzig, 3rd Virginia Cavalry (Lynchburg, Va.: H.E. Howard, c1989). FHL Book 975.5 M2vr v. 61.
  14. James I. Robertson, 18th Virginia Infantry (Lynchburg, Va.: H.E. Howard, 1984). FHL Book 975.5 M2vr v. 12.
  15. Susan A. Riggs, 21st Virginia Infantry (Lynchburg, Va.: H.E. Howard, c1991). FHL Book 975.5 M2vr v. 72.
  16. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 7 August 2012).