The Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society, Inc. (AAHGS) is dedicated to the study and research of African American history and genealogy, and promoted the documentation of African Americans in American history.
Maps and text covering the historical boundaries, names, organization, and attachments of every county, extinct county and unsuccessful county proposal from the creation of the first county through December 31, 2000.
Each of Virginia's circuit courts created chancery records that contain considerable historical and genealogical information. There are over 274,000 cases indexed in the database and over 11.5 million images of chancery causes available online.
Virginia Memory is part of the online presence of the Library of Virginia, the state archives and reference library.