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County and City Formations and Records Availability for Isle of Wight through King William Counties

The following entries for Virginia's counties and cities include: the county's date of formation or the city's date of establishment, the parent county or counties that formed the new county or the date of incorporation for the city, and whether The Library of Virginia houses microfilm and original records for that locality. Following the hyperlink under "County" or "Independent City" will direct you to a map page indicating its location within the state and provide further background information on its history. Following the "Microfilm Available at The Library of Virginia" link will direct you to the county's or city's microfilm holdings page in the Guide to Virginia County and City Records On Microfilm. Please see main page for information on arrangement and searching of microfilmed records. For information on original locality records housed at The Library of Virginia please contact Archives Reference Services.

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County Date of formation Parent County or Counties Microfilm available at
The Library of Virginia
Originals records available at
The Library of Virginia
Isle of Wight County 1634 Original shire. Part of Nansemond County was added in 1769.
Warrosquyoake from 1634 to 1637.
Yes Yes
James City County 1634 Original shire. Part of New Kent County was added later. Part of York County was added in 1852. Yes Yes
King and Queen County 1691 New Kent County. Yes Yes
King George County 1720 Richmond County. Part of Westmoreland County was added in 1777. Yes Yes
King William County 1701 King and Queen County. Yes Yes

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