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Search for your ancestors in free Virginia genealogy search engines.  We have gleaned the web to bring you some of the largest and best places to find Virginia genealogy records online.  One of the best ways to learn more about your ancestry is to locate new cousins who share a common ancestor with you and exchange genealogy information.  You will find searches on this page to help you with this along with access to many other free genealogy sites where you can find genealogy data for the state of Virginia.




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Search the Virginia RootsWeb Surname List

The RSL database contains over one million surnames submitted by others conducting genealogy research.  Try a surname search.  These results will give you the submitters' names, dates and locations, with contact information.  Armed with this information, you may contact other people researching your surnames.  This is a proven method of adding missing branches to your family tree.  We have set this form for a Virginia search but you may change it to search other states.

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Search Virginia Cemetery Records

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Search Virginia Message Boards

Try a free ancestry search on these Virginia genealogy message boards.  Read genealogy queries posted by other folks who are conducting Virginia genealogy research.  Post your own queries for Virginia ancestors.  When posting genealogy queries, be specific and include full names, dates and places for your ancestors.  Be sure to use an e-mail address which will be valid for years to come so people will be able to contact you in the future with responses to your queries.

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Search USGenWeb Virginia Archives

Search one of the largest collections of free Virginia genealogy records available online.  Try your surname search for Virginia ancestors in the USGenWeb archives.  These genealogical records have been submitted by other researchers and may contain family Bible records, biographies, census transcriptions, census indexes, images, wills, tax records, church records / baptisms, obituaries, vital records, newspaper extracts, military records, pension records, place histories, land records, old maps, year books, and other general genealogy records.  If you have records which might be of help to others who are tracking their roots, please submit them to this free genealogy project.
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Search the Virginia Family Group Sheet Project

Try your surname search in this free genealogy project.  This collection of family group sheets was submitted by people who are searching for ancestors in Virginia.  Be sure to submit your own family group sheets containing Virginia ancestors and perhaps you will connect with someone else's family tree.

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