RECORDS

From this location you will find information regarding the digital and paper files that are available at the Chesterfield Genealogical Society.  This is a living document as the available records continue to grow.   Please check back for new links and pages that will become available.

The Chesterfield Genealogical Research Library in in the beginning stages of providing a more detailed index of the holdings they possess.  Please be patient as we update this page and provide you with new detailed information on our Holdings.

Family Group Sheets  –  Held by the Matheson History Room – Currently being reviewed and digitized.

Family History Books  –  Family Genealogies held by the Chesterfield Genealogical Research Library

Family History Questionnaire  –  A basic list of questions that can be used to interview your family to learn more.

Sources Checklist  –  A very comprehensive list of possible records that can be used to research family information.  This list also includes all federal and state census records.

World War II Interviews  –  A list of 277 Interviews of World War II veterans.  These interviews were a project from the mid 1990’s for students in the class of Gail Ingram, a history teacher at the Cheraw High School.  The instructions for this project can be seen here.

Sample – CH McBride

Probate Records –

Probate cases 1-1460 from Chesterfield County scanned by the LDS church.  These records are not indexed online.  An alphabetical index has been created and available to help you locate possible relatives. 

Below are links to select information held by Chesterfield District Genealogical Society.

Church Histories can be found under the research tab.

Family Bibles and Diaries

Family Histories

Obituaries

Pension Records

The Chesterfield Genealogical Research Library in in the beginning stages of providing a more detailed index of the holdings they possess.  Please be paitient as we update this page and provide you with new detailed information on our Holdings.

Family Group Sheets  –  Held by the Matheson History Room – Currently being reviewed and digitized.

 

Family History Books  –  Family Genealogies held by the Chesterfield Genealogical Research Library

 

Family History Questionnaire  –  A basic list of questions that can be used to interview your family to learn more.

 

Census Checklist  –  A complete list of census records that are available to reviewed for family.  This list includes both federal and state census records.

 

Sources Checklist  –  A very comprehensive list of possible records that can be used to research family information.

 

World War II Interviews  –  A list of 277 Interviews of World War II veterans.  These interviews were a project from the mid 1990’s for students in the class of Gail Ingram, a history teacher at the Cheraw High School.  The instructions for this project can be seen here.