Virginia Bible Records
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United States Virginia Bible Records
Large collections of Bible records are housed at the following archives:
- 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 Book 975.5 D23h). Some Family Bibles from this facility have been microfilmed, see: FHL Films 029277-80).
- 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 Films 1508536 and 1508561-6). See also FHL Films 029890, 29895-97.
- Alderman Library of the University of Virginia. For copies of some Family Bibles housed here, see: FHL Film 029890).
- Guide to Virginia--Manuscript Sources (including Family Bibles) at the Alderman Library
- The 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 Films 849499-500 and FHL Films 850094-96), and others are part of the collection described under Virginia Genealogy. They are partially indexed in:
- 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.
- Bible Records of Suffolk & Nansemond County, Virginia: Together With Other ...: By Fillmore Norfleet
- Virginia Bible Records: This collection of Virginia Bible records contains information found in 487 family Bibles.
- 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.
- Pittsylvania County, Virginia Bible Records Online