Giles County, Virginia, Genealogy


Giles County formed January 6, 1806 was named for William Branch Giles b. 1762 in Amelia Co. Links to surrounding counties some of which Giles County was formed include

Logan County (now West Virginia

Mercer County (now West Virginia)




Monroe (now in West Virginia) Summers, Raleigh, Wyoming, Fayette, Boone, Kanawha.

Area Churches


Giles County Cemetery information at VaGenWeb Transcription project

Cemetery maps

List of Cemeteries

Death Certificates Images on request


Historical Society

Land Records

Mail list

Maps of the area

Marriage License

Giles County 1880 Marriages

William Redden Migrations from Giles County

Revolutionary War Pension applications

, , Newspapers


Christian Peters

Pictures of Giles County

Places in Giles County

History of Pearisburg

Giles County Register of Free Negroes, 1816-1864

Giles County

Giles County VaGenWeb Archives

Giles County Online Resources

Other Virginia counties and cities

West Virginia Counties and cities

Look here for birth, marriage and death records on-line in West Virginia

Birth - Marriage - Death records

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