Virginia Bible Records

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<br>Large collections of original Bible records are housed at the following archives:  
 
<br>Large collections of original Bible records are housed at the following archives:  
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*[[Virginia Historical Society|'''Virginia Historical Society''']] (Family History Library films {{FHL|284318|title-id|disp=029890, 29895-97}}). Indexed in Virginia Historical Society (Richmond, Virginia), ''Index of Bible Records on File in the Virginia Historical Society'', Richmond, Virginia, June 1987 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1987; on seven Family History Library films {{FHL|474915|title-id|disp=1508536 and 1508561-6}}).  
 
*[[Virginia Historical Society|'''Virginia Historical Society''']] (Family History Library films {{FHL|284318|title-id|disp=029890, 29895-97}}). Indexed in Virginia Historical Society (Richmond, Virginia), ''Index of Bible Records on File in the Virginia Historical Society'', Richmond, Virginia, June 1987 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1987; on seven Family History Library films {{FHL|474915|title-id|disp=1508536 and 1508561-6}}).  
**[http://vhs4.vahistorical.org/starweb/vhs/servlet.starweb?path=vhs/vhs.web Family Bible search] in Virginia Historical Society Catalog
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**[http://vhs4.vahistorical.org/starweb/vhs/servlet.starweb?path=vhs/vhs.web Family Bible search] in Virginia Historical Society Catalog  
 
**Scanned images of many of these Bible records are available for free online in {{RecordSearch|1932510|Virginia, Historical Society Papers, 1607-2007}}, courtesy: FamilySearch.<br>
 
**Scanned images of many of these Bible records are available for free online in {{RecordSearch|1932510|Virginia, Historical Society Papers, 1607-2007}}, courtesy: FamilySearch.<br>
  
*[http://www.lib.virginia.edu/index.html '''Alderman Library of the University of Virginia.'''] For copies of some Family Bibles housed here, see: {{FHL|284318|item|disp=FHL Film 029890}}).
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*[http://www.lib.virginia.edu/index.html '''Alderman Library of the University of Virginia.'''] For copies of some Family Bibles housed here, see: {{FHL|284318|item|disp=FHL Film 029890}}).  
 
**[http://www2.lib.virginia.edu/genealogy/virginia/manuscripts.html Guide to Virginia--Manuscript Sources (including Family Bibles)] at the Alderman Library
 
**[http://www2.lib.virginia.edu/genealogy/virginia/manuscripts.html Guide to Virginia--Manuscript Sources (including Family Bibles)] at the Alderman Library
  
*The [[Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Library|'''Daughters of the American Revolution Library (DAR)''']] has copied many Bible records from Virginia. Some of these are listed separately in the Family History Library Catalog (Family History Library films {{FHL|849499|film|disp=849499-500}} and Family History Library films {{FHL|302231|title-id|disp=850094-96}}), and others are part of the collection described under [[Virginia Genealogy]]. They are partially indexed in:
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*The [[Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Library|'''Daughters of the American Revolution Library (DAR)''']] has copied many Bible records from Virginia. Some of these are listed separately in the Family History Library Catalog (Family History Library films {{FHL|849499|film|disp=849499-500}} and Family History Library films {{FHL|302231|title-id|disp=850094-96}}), and others are part of the collection described under [[Virginia Genealogy]]. They are partially indexed in:  
**[http://www.dar.org/library/onlinlib.cfm Family Bible search] in DAR Library Catalog
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**[http://www.dar.org/library/onlinlib.cfm Family Bible search] in DAR Library Catalog  
 
**Kirkham, Kay E. ''An Index to Some of the Family Records of the Southern States''. Logan, Utah: Everton Publishers, 1979. (Family History Library {{FHL|128260|title-id|disp=book 973 D22kk v. 1; fiche 6089183}}.)
 
**Kirkham, Kay E. ''An Index to Some of the Family Records of the Southern States''. Logan, Utah: Everton Publishers, 1979. (Family History Library {{FHL|128260|title-id|disp=book 973 D22kk v. 1; fiche 6089183}}.)
  
*'''[[Family History Library]], Salt Lake City, Utah includes microfilm copies and published abstracts of many Virginia family Bibles.
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*'''[[Family History Library]],''' Salt Lake City, Utah includes microfilm copies and published abstracts of many Virginia family Bibles.
 
**[https://familysearch.org/#form=catalog Family Bible search] in FHLC Catalog (try searching for surnames or keyword search for a surname + ''Bible'')
 
**[https://familysearch.org/#form=catalog Family Bible search] in FHLC Catalog (try searching for surnames or keyword search for a surname + ''Bible'')
  

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Large collections of original Bible records are housed at the following archives:

  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah includes microfilm copies and published abstracts of many Virginia family Bibles.
    • Family Bible search in FHLC Catalog (try searching for surnames or keyword search for a surname + Bible)

Online Resources