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See also the main article on genealogical research in Loudoun County, Virginia.

An early settlers map is available for Loudoun County. The cartographer plots the locations of pioneers. The Family History Library has a copy: FHL Map 975.52 E7p.

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Deeds

The original deed books are held at the Loudoun County Courthouse in Leesburg, Va. FHL has acquired microfilms of the deed books (1757-1901) and indexes (1757-1916).

The Archives of the Clerk of the Loudoun County Circuit Court has made the following information available online:

Many of Loudoun County's deeds have been abstracted, published, and thoroughly indexed:

  • Duncan, Patricia B. Index to Loudoun County, Virginia, Land Deed Books [1757-1800, 1811-1846]. 8 vols. Westminster, Maryland: Willow Bend Books, 2002-2006. Available at FHL. Free Lookups Available! for Deed Books A-Z (1757-1800) and 2A-2M (1800-1810).
  • Fowler, Virginia B. and Daughters of the American Revolution. Ketoctin Chapter (Purcellville, Virginia). Loudoun County, Virginia, General Index to Deeds, etc., 1757-1812. Typescript, 1968. Available on microfilm at FHL.
  • Johnson, Robert E., Daughters of the American Revolution. Thomas Nelson Chapter (Arlington, Virginia), and Arlington National Cemetery (Arlington, Virginia). Genealogical Records, 1600-1900: Records from 18 Family Bibles, 9 Wills, 11 Deeds, 2 Marriage Bonds, Miscellaneous Records. MSS., 1956, available on microfilm at FHL. [Includes: Copy of will of Arminda Swart, Loudoun County, Virginia (dated 1877); Copy of deed for Arminda Swart, Loudoun County, Virginia (dated 1851) and deeds for James Swart, Sr., (dated 1821-1833).]
  • "Loudoun County Courthouse Books in Balch Library," Loudoun: The 1757 Legacy, Newsletter of the Loudoun Genealogy Club, Vol. 9, No. 4 (Dec. 2001):5-7. Available at FHL. [Microfilm reproductions of Deed Books B, C, E, F, G, I, L, M, O, 2-A, 4-V, 6-Q, 5-V (1760-1866); Will Books B, C, D, S, AA, 2-C, 2-E, G (1772-1868) are available at the Thomas Balch Library, Leesburg, Va.]
  • Sparacio, Ruth Trickey and Sam Sparacio. A Digest of Family Relationships. 4 vols. Virginia?: R. & S. Sparacio, 1990-. Available at FHL. [Includes relationships drawn from Loudoun County, Virginia deeds.]
  • Sparacio, Ruth Trickey and Sam Sparacio. Deed Abstracts of Loudoun County, Virginia [1757-1797]. 22 vols. McLean, Virginia: Antient Press, R. & S. Sparacio, 1987-. Available at FHL.

Grants and Patents

  • Gray, Gertrude E. Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1742-1775. Vol. II. Baltimore, MD, USA: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1997. Available at FHL; digital version at Ancestry ($). [Includes Loudoun County.]
  • Gray, Gertrude E. Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1775-1800. Vol. III. Baltimore, MD, USA: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1993. Available at FHL; digital version at Ancestry ($). [Includes Loudoun County.]
  • Gray, Gertrude E. Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1800-1862. Vol. IV. Baltimore, MD, USA: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1993. Available at FHL; digital version at Ancestry ($). [Includes Loudoun County.]
  • Land Grants, 1757-1799. Virginia County Records, Vol. 6, No. 2 (Jun. 1909); Vol. 6, No. 4 (Dec. 1909).
  • Schreiner-Yantis, Netti and C. Blair Tavenner. Loudoun County, Virginia Original Land Grants -- In Six Sections: Section "C". [Map]. Springfield, Virginia: N. Schreiner-Yantis, 1997. Available at FHL. Discussed in Netti Schreiner-Yantis's article, "Loudoun County Plat Maps," Northern Virginia Genealogy, Vol. 3, No. 3 (Jul. 1998):115-117. Available at FHL.

Land Causes

  • Sparacio, Ruth Trickey, Sam Sparacio, and Dumfries, Va. District Court. Abstracts of Land Causes, Prince William County, Virginia. [1789-1793] 2 vols. McLean, Va.: Antient Press, 1992. Available at FHL. [Includes Loudoun County.]
  • Wilson, Donald L. "Prince William County Land Causes," [1789-1793] The Newsletter of the Prince William County Genealogical Society, Vol. 3, No. 2 (Aug. 1984):5-7; Vol. 3, No. 7 (Jan. 1985):3-6; Vol. 3, No. 10 (Apr. 1985):6-7; Vol. 3, No. 12 (Jun. 1985):6-7; Vol. 4, No. 1 (Jul. 1985):4-6; Vol. 4, No. 2 (Aug. 1985):3-4; Vol. 4, No. 3 (Sep. 1985):5-7; Vol. 4, No. 7 (Jan. 1986):4-6; Vol. 4, No. 9 (Mar. 1986):3-4; Vol. 4, No. 10 (Apr. 1986):5-7; Vol. 4, No. 12 (Jun. 1986):5-7; Vol. 5, No. 1 (Jul. 1986):5-7; Vol. 5, No. 3 (Sep. 1986):6-9; Vol. 5, No. 6 (Dec. 1986):5-6; Vol. 5, No. 10 (Apr. 1987):5-7. Available at FHL.

Superior Court Deeds

  • Superior Court Deed Book A, 1809-1844, Northern Virginia Genealogy. Lovettsville VA: 2004. Vol. 9.

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