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What counties are adjacent to Goochland County, VA?
Bordering Counties are Louisa County (north), Hanover County (northeast), Henrico County (east), Powhatan County (south), Cumberland County (southwest), Fluvanna County (west).
What cities and towns are in Goochland County, VA?
Cities and towns located in Goochland County include Goochland, Maidens, Manakin-Sabot, Sandy Hook .
Where can find Goochland County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Goochland County vital records can be found at the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) Office of Vital Records which has Birth and Death Records since June 14, 1912 and copies of Marriage and Divorce Records since 1918 to present. Please refer to the information to the Statewide Vital Records in Virginia for current fees and application process.
You can search online for Goochland County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also order Order Electronically Online or you can download an application for copies of Goochland Co. Virginia Birth, Marriage, Divorce, Death Certificate Applications to mail.
The Archives Division has copies of surviving birth and death records for the period 1853 to 1896 and marriage records prior to 1936.
What Goochland County, VA census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Goochland County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1790 (destroyed), 1800 (destroyed), 1810, 1820, 1830, 1840, 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragment), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940.
Goochland Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Goochland Co. Industry and Agriculture can be obtained for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Goochland Co. Union Veterans Schedules is available for 1890. The Slave Schedules exist for 1850 & 1860. One can find free online and printable census forms to help you with your research. See Also Virginia Census Records Research Guide
What genealogical records can I find in the Goochland County Courthouse?
The below facts shows exactly what death, marriage, birth, property, wills, and court records are typically in Goochland County. The years listed below are the first noted records with this county. See Also Virginia Corthouse Records Research Guide
The present courthouse is the fourth to serve the county and the second to occupy this site. The building was erected in 1826 by Valentine Parrish, a Cumberland builder, and Dabney Crosby, a skilled Staunton brick mason who had worked for Thomas Jefferson at the University of Virginia.
What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Goochland County, VA?
A list of Goochland County Historical and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Statewide Virginia Archives, Historical & Genealogical Societies.
Where can I connect with other Goochland County, VA Researchers through message boards and forums?
What other genealogical resources are available in Goochland County, VA?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Goochland County. A lot of these genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Commercial Sites, Personal Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some call for a fee. This is just a listing which has been compiled or submitted. I do not endorse or promote one genealogy site above another.