County Intro

Amelia County was formed in 1735 when it was split off from Prince George County. Prince Edward County was split off from Amelia County in 1754; and Nottoway County was split off from Amelia County in 1789.

Parish Intro

Bristol Parish was formed in 1643. Amelia County was originally comprised of Raleigh Parish which was split off from Bristol Parish in 1735. Nottoway Parish was split off from Amelia Parish in 1748. It included area that became Prince Edward County in 1754. In 1755, St. Patrick's Parish was split off from Nottoway Parish. In 1789 what was left of Nottoway Parish became Nottoway County.


There is no 1810 Census for Amelia County. The "V" section of the Alphabet is missing in the 1820 Census. Land Tax Records have not yet been added to this page.

Abstracts and Charts

Vaughan Roster

Census Summary 1790-1850

1830-1840 Census

1850 Census

Land Patents

Deed Index

Deed Abstracts

Tithables Tax Digests Summary 1736-1779

Personal Tax Digests Summary 1782-1795

Personal Tax Digests Summary 1796-1809

Personal Tax Digests Summary 1810-1823

Personal Tax Digests Summary 1824-1837

Personal Tax Digests Summary 1838-1850

Wills and Estates Index and Abstracts

Devisee Index

Chancery Cases