Fairfax County Cemetery Survey On Line

Virginia Department of Historical Resources – Cemeteries

Fairfax Genealogical Society

National Archives – Genealogical Research

Find A Grave

Billion Graves

Association of Gravestone Studies – Symbols on Gravestones

Association of Gravestone Studies – Home Page

Chicora Foundation, Inc. – Cemetery Preservation

National Preservation Institute

Preservation Virginia

National Park Service Sailors and Soldiers Civil War Database

Library of Congress – Genealogical Research

From the Virginia Historical Society

Virginia Historical Society

Links to other online resources
The Virginia Historical Society offers a number of online resources to help with your research. Below is a list of our recommended online resources. These resources can be used in conjunction with research conducted in our library or on our online database of VHS collections.


Genealogical Research Institute of Virginia (GRIVA)

Research locations (Virginia Genealogical Society)
List of genealogical and historical societies in Virginia

Family history resources at the Library of Congress

Virginia Vital Statistics Genealogy Information

Board for Certification of Genealogists

Family Search Internet Genealogy Service
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

National Genealogical Society Home Page

Preservation Directory – Virginia Preservation Organizations

American Civil War Research and Genealogy Database
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