Virginia Cemeteries

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Revision as of 04:18, 12 January 2012

United States  Gotoarrow.png  Virginia  Gotoarrow.png  Cemeteries

The Family History Library has copies of many cemetery records from Virginia. This includes the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Genealogical Collection of tombstone inscriptions. This collection is described in the “Genealogy” section. Additional tombstone inscriptions have been published in the magazines mentioned in the “Periodicals” section.

A list of Virginia cemeteries is in:

Hogg, Anne M., and Dennis A. Tosh. Virginia Cemeteries: A Guide to Resources. Charlottesville, Virginia: University of Virginia, 1986. (Family History Library book 975.5 V34v.) Lists sources of information on cemeteries, their name, and location. Arranged by county.

A county-by-county list of cemetery record transcripts available at the Family History Library is:

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Family History Library. Index to United States Cemeteries. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1988. (Family History Library films 1206468-94.) Film 1206492 includes Virginia and Washington.

The Family History Library Catalog Place Search lists more of these records under:

VIRGINIA - CEMETERIES

VIRGINIA, [COUNTY] - CEMETERIES

VIRGINIA, [COUNTY], [TOWN] - CEMETERIES

VIRGINIA, [INDEPENDENT CITY] - CEMETERIES

FamilySearch Historical Record Collections

Online collections containing these records are located in FamilySearch.org

Wiki articles describing these collections are found at:

Web Sites

http://virginiagravestones.org/

http://virginia-genealogy.org/Virginia-Cemetery-Records.htm