Court records


Years Publications
1745-1800

Chalkley, Lyman. Chronicles of the Scotch-Irish settlement in Virginia;  extracted from the original court records of Augusta County, 1745-1800.
Full text (this is a partial upload)
Note about Chalkley’s Chronicles

Claims presented to the court of Augusta.

1769-1800

Summers, Lewis Preston.  Annals of southwest Virginia, 1769-1800.
(Abstracts records of Botetourt, Fincastle, Montgomery, Washington, and Wythe counties).

1790-1850

Kegley, Mary B.  Abstracts of court orders of Wythe County, Virginia

  • Vol. 1  1790-1791; 1795-1810
  • Vol. 2: 1811-1820
  • Vol. 3  1821-1830
  • Vol. 4  1831-1840
  • Vol. 5  1841-1850
1800-1810

Schreiner-Yantis, Netti. Archives of the pioneers of Tazewell County, Virginia.
(Abstracts)

1800-1924

Harman, J. N.  Annals of Tazewell County, Virginia, 1800-1922.

  • 1800-1855 - Abstracts in Vol. I, pp. 168-270
  • 1853-1924 - Vol. II, pp. 45-144
1800-

Tazewell Circuit Court holds these records:

  • Chancery records
  • Court orders in Civil Section
  • Law orders
  • Criminal cases
1800-1920

Library of Virginia
Chancery Records Index
Scanned images of Tazewell County cases are available online.  This is a rich source of genealogical information.