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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Virginia|Virginia ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Virginia_Bible_Records|Bible Records]] [[Image:Family Bible.jpg|thumb|right|200px]]  
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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Virginia|Virginia ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Virginia_Bible_Records|Bible Records]] [[Image:Family Bible.jpg|thumb|right|200px|Family Bible.jpg]]  
  
 
<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''']] (Family History Library films {{FHL|340077|title-id|disp=029277-80}}). Indexed in Lyndon H. Hart, ''A Guide to Bible Records in the Library of Virginia, Two Volumes.'' (Richmond, Virginia: Library of Virginia, 1999; Family History Library book {{FHL|357215|title-id|disp=975.5 D23h}}).<br>
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*[[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}}).
 
**[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''']] (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}}).  
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*[[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}}.
 
**[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}}, 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>
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**[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: {{FHL|849499|film|disp=FHL Films 849499-500}} and {{FHL|302231|item|disp=FHL Films 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  
 
**[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.  
 
*'''[[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'')
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**[https://familysearch.org/#form=catalog Family Bible search] in FHLC Catalog (try searching for surnames or keyword search for a surname + ''Bible''; also subject search for Virginia Bible Records)
  
 
== Online Resources  ==
 
== Online Resources  ==

Revision as of 05:16, 27 May 2012

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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)

Online Resources