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On November 3rd, 2020, the Circuit Court and the Circuit Court Clerk's Office is closed by Federal and State holiday. In the event that a citizen needs the assistance of the Court or the Clerk in relation to election day issues, please call (540) 315-7190 and/or the local Registrar.

Clerk of Circuit Court service modifications due to COVID-19 (coronavirus):

Pursuant to Governor Northam's Executive Order No. 63, all persons entering the Courthouse will be required to have a face covering beginning Friday, May 29, 2020, and continuing until further Order.

Read Executive Order No. 63

Visit montva.com/status for updates regarding Montgomery County services. Visit montva.com/coronavirus for updates from the Montgomery County Public Health Task Force.


Genealogy

Our office is responsible for housing and maintaining certain historical records beginning with Fincastle County, for the period of 1773-1777, and Montgomery County, for the period of 1777 and continuing. These records include land records/deeds, property tax records, limited revolutionary and civil war records, free negro records, civil and chancery court records (lawsuits and divorces), marriages and estates.

We also have limited birth and death records which date from 1853 to 1868 - the period before and after the Civil War. Other birth and death records must be requested from the Bureau of Vital Statistics in Richmond.

Looking for a specific record in our archives?

Related links and Genealogy resources:


Contact
Clerk of Circuit Court
County Courthouse
55 East Main St., Suite 1
Christiansburg, VA 24073

Phone: (540) 382-5760

1 - Marriage Licenses, Passports, Payment Options and other General Questions
2 - Criminal division
3 - Civil division
4 - Probate division
5 - Land records/Record room
6 - Jury Information

Public hours:
Mon.-Fri., 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Recording hours: Mon.-Fri.
Mon.-Fri., 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Passport acceptance hours:
Mon.-Fri., 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Marriage license hours:
Mon.-Fri., 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.