Virginia Bible Records

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<br>Large collections of Bible records are housed at the following archives:  
 
<br>Large collections of Bible records are housed at the following archives:  
  
*[[Library of Virginia|'''Library of Virginia''']]. Indexed in Lyndon H. Hart, ''A Guide to Bible Records in the Library of Virginia, Two Volumes.'' (Richmond, Va.: Library of Virginia, 1999); {{FHL|357215|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5 D23h}}). Some Family Bibles from this facility have been microfilmed, see: {{FHL|340077|item|disp=FHL Films 029277-80}}).  
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*[[Library of Virginia|'''Library of Virginia''']]. Family Bibles are identified in Lyndon H. Hart, ''A Guide to Bible Records in the Library of Virginia, Two Volumes.'' (Richmond, Va.: Library of Virginia, 1999); {{FHL|357215|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5 D23h}}). Some Family Bibles from this facility have been microfilmed, see: {{FHL|340077|item|disp=FHL Films 029277-80}}).  
 
**[http://www.lva.virginia.gov/public/guides/bible.htm Guide to Family Bible Records] at the Library of Virginia  
 
**[http://www.lva.virginia.gov/public/guides/bible.htm Guide to Family Bible Records] at the Library of Virginia  
 
**[http://lva1.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/F/?func=file&file_name=find-b-clas05&local_base=CLAS05 Family Bible search] in LoV Archive &amp; Manuscripts
 
**[http://lva1.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/F/?func=file&file_name=find-b-clas05&local_base=CLAS05 Family Bible search] in LoV Archive &amp; Manuscripts
  
*[[Virginia Historical Society|'''Virginia Historical Society''']] 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 films {{FHL|474915|item|disp=FHL Films 1508536 and 1508561-6}}). See also {{FHL|284318|item|disp=FHL Films 029890, 29895-97}}.  
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*[[Virginia Historical Society|'''Virginia Historical Society''']]. Family Bibles are identified 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 films {{FHL|474915|item|disp=FHL Films 1508536 and 1508561-6}}). See also {{FHL|284318|item|disp=FHL Films 029890, 29895-97}}.  
 
**[http://vhs4.vahistorical.org/starweb/vhs/servlet.starweb?path=vhs/vhs.web Family Bible search] in Virginia Historical Society Catalog  
 
**[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}}.<br>
 
**Scanned images of many of these Bible records are available for free online in {{RecordSearch|1932510|Virginia, Historical Society Papers, 1607-2007}}.<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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*[[University of Virginia|'''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
  

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Large collections of 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; also subject search for Virginia Bible Records)

PERSI will assist you in finding Family Bibles published in genealogical periodicals.

Online Resources