James City County Records (Virginia)

Search for James City County, VA county records. County records include birth certificates, death certificates, marriage records, marriage licenses, divorce records, property tax records, property ownership, historical records, genealogical research, property titles, property deeds, county maps, county taxes, county zones, school boundaries, and more.


Clerk Offices in James City County, Virginia are responsible for maintaining important records for a county or local area, including multiple types of James City County records. These include vital records such as birth certificates, marriage records, divorce records, and death certificates, which can be useful for proving identity or for conducting genealogical research in James City County. They may also keep documents related to James City County property ownership and property taxes, including title deeds, tax assessments, property appraisals, and property sale records. The James City County Clerk is one of the best places to find all types of county records, which may be available online.

Williamsburg County Clerk Williamsburg VA 401 Lafayette Street 23185 757-220-6103


Assessor Offices in James City County, Virginia determine the appraisal value of the taxable property within a county or local jurisdiction, which is used to assess the property taxes owed by James City County residents. James City County Assessors also keep a number of property-related documents, including records on property tax assessments, property appraisals, tax liens, foreclosures, and property tax payments. These James City County public records include information about current and former owners of a property, the property's size and location, zones and use regulations, and transfers of the property ownership. Assessors may make county records available through their website.

Williamsburg County Revenue Commission Williamsburg VA 401 Lafayette Street 23185 757-220-6185


Archives in James City County, Virginia preserve historically significant documents, which can include a number of county records, such as historical birth certificates and death certificates, as well as marriage and divorce records which can be useful when performing James City County genealogical research. James City County Archives may also contain photographs, historical maps, personal documents, and other historical records about a specific location and the people who lived there. They may also hold historic newspapers that contain James City County public records. Some Archives keep documents that date back to the seventeenth century, and they may provide online access to their records.

Williamsburg Vital Records Archive Williamsburg VA 1126 Professional Drive 23185 757-253-4740