New Theatre (the Lyric) and Store Building for the Blacksburg Realty Company
Monday-Friday 8am-5pm & By Appointment
Information on Blacksburg can be found in federal census records and in county records that are available on film in the Microforms Area of Newman Library.
Federal Census Records for Montgomery County:
Fifty-two rolls of MONTGOMERY COUNTY RECORDS/MONTGOMERY COUNTY CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT are available on microfilm [KFV2916 M6A7 1773 Microfilm]. These include deed books, 1773-1868 (reels 1-9); general index to deeds, 1773-1933 (reels 10-13); will books, 1796-1874 (reels 14-17); circuit court will book, 1821- 1899 (reel 18); general index to wills, 1773-1933 (reel 19); order books, 1773-1868 (reels 20-27); general index to order books, 1773-1855 (reel 28); chancery order book, 1831-1866 (reel 29); index to marriage registers, 1777-1853 and marriage registers, 1777-1853 (reel 30); marriage register, 1854- 1902 (reel 31); register of births, 1853-1868 (reel 32); record of plotts, A-F, 1773-1890 (reels 33-35); general index to plotts, 1773-1890 (reel 36); soldiers' records, 1818-1839 (reel 37); marriage bonds, 1789-1865 (reels 38-49); minister returns, 1780-1856 (reels 50-52); marriage record, 18501861, general index (reel 52).
Tax records up to 1850 can be located in: Montgomery County Commissioner of Revenue, LAND TAX BOOKS, 1782-1850 [HJ9012 V8 M7J Microfilm, 4 reels].