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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]]  
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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]]  
  
<br>Large collections of Bible records are housed at the following archives:  
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<br>Large collections of Virginia family Bible records are housed at the following archives:  
  
 
*[[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}}).  
 
*[[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}}).  
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[[Periodical Source Index (PERSI)|'''PERSI''']] will assist you in finding Family Bibles published in genealogical periodicals.  
 
[[Periodical Source Index (PERSI)|'''PERSI''']] will assist you in finding Family Bibles published in genealogical periodicals.  
  
Austin published data from 487 family Bibles:
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Austin published data from 487 family Bibles:  
  
 
*Austin, Jeanette Holland. ''Virginia Bible Records.'' Heritage Books, 2008. {{FHL|553934|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5 D2aj}}.
 
*Austin, Jeanette Holland. ''Virginia Bible Records.'' Heritage Books, 2008. {{FHL|553934|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5 D2aj}}.
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== Online Resources  ==
 
== Online Resources  ==
  
*[http://www.vagenweb.org VirginiaGenWeb] contains abstracts of hundreds of Virginia family Bibles. Check the county where your ancestor lived.
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*[http://www.vagenweb.org VirginiaGenWeb] contains abstracts of hundreds of Virginia family Bibles. Check the county where your ancestor lived.  
*[http://usgwarchives.net/va/vafiles2.htm USGenWeb Archives] like VirginiaGenWeb, contains archived abstracts of hundreds of Virginia family Bibles. Check the county where your ancestor lived.
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/va/vafiles2.htm USGenWeb Archives] like VirginiaGenWeb, contains archived abstracts of hundreds of Virginia family Bibles. Check the county where your ancestor lived.  
 
*[http://www.virginiapioneers.net/content/vabiblesidx.html Virginia Bible Records] on [http://www.virginiapioneers.net/ Virginia Pioneers.net]: Contains an index list of Bible records in their collection. You must be a member to see the contents of the Bible record.
 
*[http://www.virginiapioneers.net/content/vabiblesidx.html Virginia Bible Records] on [http://www.virginiapioneers.net/ Virginia Pioneers.net]: Contains an index list of Bible records in their collection. You must be a member to see the contents of the Bible record.
  

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Large collections of Virginia family 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.

Austin published data from 487 family Bibles:

Online Resources

  • VirginiaGenWeb contains abstracts of hundreds of Virginia family Bibles. Check the county where your ancestor lived.
  • USGenWeb Archives like VirginiaGenWeb, contains archived abstracts of hundreds of Virginia family Bibles. Check the county where your ancestor lived.
  • Virginia Bible Records on Virginia Pioneers.net: Contains an index list of Bible records in their collection. You must be a member to see the contents of the Bible record.