Nelson County, Virginia  Research Guide

 Nelson County Historical Society

Research Files

The Nelson County Historical Society files are located in the Nelson Memorial Library in Lovingston. 

They can be accessed when the library is open.


Monday – Tuesday: 12 – 8pm
Wednesday – Thursday: 10am – 5:30pm
Friday: 10am – 5pm | Saturday: 10am – 2pm
Sunday – Closed

Research Committee members are in the library on Wednesday

from 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM to help with inquiries.

The following items may be found in the files:

     Family genealogy – filed by surname

     Government and County History

     Communities               Post Offices

           Schools                   Transportation

Churches                         Wars

 Cemeteries                     Homes

 Genealogy Inquires: