Cumberland County Records Available (not online):

Cumberland County land records: from 1749

Cumberland County naturalization records: 1917-1925

Cumberland County vital records: births 1853-1880s; deaths 1853-1880s; marriages from 1749

Cumberland County probate records: from 1749

Bentley, E. P. (1995). County Courthouse Book (2nd ed.). Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publication Co., Inc., p. 368


Cumberland County Contact Information


Cumberland County History

Cumberland County was formed in 1748 with land from Goochland County and the county seat is Cumberland.

“Cumberland County’s records go back to 1749 when the county was formed. We have the following records: wills, deeds, marriages and court order books. There are very few birth and death records (births 1853-1870 and deaths 1853-1885).”

“If a researcher provides a book and page number reference, the Clerk’s Office staff will make copies for $0.50 cents per page.”


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