Welcome to Wythe County, Virginia Genealogy

About Wythe County, Virginia

An overview of location, county records, history etc.

Wythe County Published Resources

Books, Newspapers and online stuff

Wythe County Queries

Get online about your ancestors and help others answer their questions

About the New River Valley

This is the central drainage of the County and the source of early pioneers

Wags' Surnames

Take a look at these original pioneers and descendents

Wags' Home Page

A lot of contruction for now, but links to other area counties

About the Virginia GenWeb Project

More info and links to Virginia county genealogy

Virginia Family Reunions

Take a look at scheduled Virginia family reunions or list yours






Welcome to Virginia Genealogy

About Wythe County


Quick Facts

Founded: 1789 from Montgomery County.

County Seat: Wytheville, VA; Mailing Address: 225 S. 4th St. 24382-2502; Phone (540) 228-6644

Records that are available in County Clerk's Office: Marriage, land, probate and civil court from 1790

Getting to Wythe County:

Interstate 77 and Interstate 81are good direct routes to the County seat, Wytheville.

I-77

South and North bound bound travelers on I-77 should exit and follow I-81 to Exit 73 for downtown Wytheville.

I-81

South and west bound travelers on I-81 should follow I-81 to Exit 73 for downtown Wytheville.

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Welcome to Virginia Genealogy

Wythe County Published Resources


  • Books Providing Genealogy and History Info

  • Info on the Web About Wythe County

  • Other Virginia Resources Online

  • Shortcut to Adjacent VaGenWeb Counties

  • Other Interesting Genealogy Links

    Books

  • Burgess, Louis Aleaxander; Virginia Soldiers of 1776 (2 vols)

  • Clemens, William Montgomery; Virginia Wills before 1799

  • Harman, John Newton Jr; Annals of Tazewell County, Virginia;W. C. Will Publishing Co., Richmond, Va., 1922.

  • Johnston, David E.; History of the Middle New River Settlements

  • Kaylor & Chappelear; Abstract of Land Grants Survey 1761-1791

  • Kegley, F. B.; Kegley's Virginia Frontiers

  • Kegley, Mary B. & Kegley, F. B.; Early Adventurers on the Western Waters Vol I

  • Kegley, Mary B.; Early Adventurers on the Western Waters Vols II & III

  • Summers, Lewis Preston; History of Southwest Virginia

  • Summers, Lewis Preston; Annals of Southwest Virginia

  • Torrence, Clayton; Virginia Wills and Administrations, 1632-1800: An Index of Wills Recorded in Local Courts of Virginia, 1637-1800

  • Wayland, John; Virginia Valley Records

  • Worrell, Anne Lowery; A Brief of Wills & Marriages in Montgomery & Fincastle Counties Virginia, 1733-1831

  • Yantis, Netti Schreiner; Archives of the Pioneers of Tazewell County Virginia, Springville, VA.

  • Yantis, Netti Schreiner; Montgomery county Virginia, Circa 1790


    Wythe County Online Resources

  • Wytheville

  • Tiger Map ofWythe county
    May take a minute or two to load

  • Southwest Virginia Weather Forecasts

  • Wythe County Info

  • The Southwest Virginia Messenger
    The Wythe County News

  • The Smyth County Messenger
    News from Smyth County, VA, a neighboring county to Wythe


    Other Virginia Resources

  • The Library of Virginia

  • The Virginia County Mapper

  • Library of Virginia Genealogy Home Page

  • Civil War Sites in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia

  • Valley of the Shadow

  • 1860 Augusta County Census

  • Virginia Genealogy Homepage

  • Genealogy Section of the Virtual Library of Hampton's Roads

  • Genealogical and Historical Societies of Virginia

  • The Roanoke Times- New River Valley

  • Bluefield Daily Telegraph

    A local area newspaper

  • Virginia Online

  • Virginia State Weather Forecast

  • Virginia County Map

  • Virginia Topographical Map
  • Shortcut to Adjacent VaGenWeb Counties

  • Bland County Genealogy
    Part of the USGenweb project; notes and facts regarding Bland County; enter your Bland County Query at this location.

  • Carroll County Genealogy
    Part of the USGenweb project; notes and facts regarding Carroll County; enter your Carroll County Query at this location.

  • Giles County Genealogy
    Part of the USGenweb project; notes and facts regarding Giles County; enter your Giles County Query at this location.

  • Montgomery County Genealogy
    Part of the USGenweb project; notes and facts regarding Montgomery County; enter your Montgomery County Query at this location.

  • Pulaski County Genealogy
    Part of the USGenweb project; notes and facts regarding Pulaski County; enter your Pulaski County Query at this location.

  • Tazewell County Genealogy
    Part of the USGenweb project; notes and facts regarding Tazewell County; enter your Tazewell County Query at this location.

  • Mercer Co., WV
    Part of the USGenweb project; notes and facts regarding Mercer County; enter your Mercer County Query at this location.


  • Go to these Genealogy Links

  • US GenWeb Project

    Pick your state and find your ancestors

  • US GenWeb Archive

    Check out the data archives

  • Lori Hoffman's Genealogy Pages

    Great Pages and Links

  • The Olive Tree Genealogy Homepage

    Web genealogy at its best

  • Vital Records Info

    How & Where to get Birth, Death and Vital Cetificates

  • Genealogy is My Hobby

    Pam Middleton-Lee's approach to ancestors and much more!

  • Genealogy Resources on the Internet

    Not pretty, but comprehensive


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