Upcoming Events

Book Talk and Signing
October 14, 2017 -- 11am till 1pm "Plantations of Virginia"
Location - Red Hill
RSVP 434-376-2044 or [email protected]

"Finding Your Roots: An introduction to Genealogical Research and Photgraph Preservation"
October 17, 2017 - Tuesday Evening
7pm - 8:30pm
Location -- Greenwood Library - Room 209 - Longwood University

SCVGS Photos
The South Central Virginia Genealogical Society, Inc. (SCVGS) began its work in August 1999, as a non profit organization. Through volunteers we are acquiring data from many different sources and spending countless hours in cemeteries in our 13 County service area. These Counties are Amelia, Appomattox, Brunswick, Buckingham, Campbell, Charlotte, Cumberland, Halifax, Lunenburg, Mecklenburg, Nottoway, Pittsylvania, and Prince Edward.


Membership entitles you to:
  • Use of our growing in-house reference library of books, journals and newsletters
  • Classes on genealogical research principles and techniques
  • Quarterly newsletter with free query submissions
  • Association with fellow genealogists



We also have the following
resources available:
  • Tombstone Transcriptions In All 13 County Cemeteries (partial)
  • Obituary Index Appomattox Times-Virginian and the Farmville Herald newspapers (partial)
  • Marriage Records Index (partial)
  • Military Records Index (partial)
  • Census Records (partial)
  • County Histories
  • A Growing Library of Resource Materials


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