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Floyd County, Virginia
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Floyd County, Virginia Facts

When was Floyd County, VA Created?
Floyd County was established on January 15, 1831 from Montgomery County.

What is the County Seat of Floyd County, VA?
The County Seat is located in Floyd also, the county government website is .

What counties are adjacent to Floyd County, VA?
Bordering Counties are Franklin CountyPatrick CountyCarroll CountyPulaski CountyMontgomery CountyRoanoke County.

Floyd County, VA Vital Records

Where can find Floyd County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Floyd 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 Floyd County BirthMarriageDivorce or Death Records. You can also order Order Electronically Online or you can download an application for copies of Floyd 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. Another resource is the Floyd County Health Department, 123 Parkview Road, SE, Floyd, VA 24091; (540) 745-2141

Floyd County, VA Census Records

What Floyd County, VA census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Floyd County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 18401850186018701880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

Floyd Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Floyd Co. Industry and Agriculture can be obtained for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Floyd 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

Floyd County, VA Courthouse and Government Records

Floyd County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Floyd County Courthouse?
The below facts shows exactly what death, marriage, birth, property, wills, and court records are typically in Floyd County. The years listed below are the first noted records with this county. See Also Virginia Courthouse Records Research Guide.

Floyd County, VA Societies and Family History Resources

What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Floyd County, VA?
A list of Floyd County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Statewide Virginia Archives, Historical & Genealogical Societies.

Where can I connect with other Floyd County, VA Researchers through message boards and forums?

What other genealogical resources are available in Floyd County, VA?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Floyd 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.

Floyd Co. VA Books, Newspapers & Publications

Floyd Co. VA Church / Bible Records & Cemeteries / Graveyards

Floyd Co. VA Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Floyd Co. VA General and History Websites

Floyd Co. VA Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Floyd Co. VA Military Records