Amherst County, Virginia
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Amherst is a county in Virginia. It was formed in 1761 from the following county/ies: Albemarle. Amherst began keeping birth records in , marriage records in 1763, and death records in . It began keeping land records in 1761, probate records in 1761, and court records in 1761. For more information, contact the county at P.O. Box 390 Amherst 24521-0390. On the attached map, Amherst is located at E5.
For information about the state of Virginia see Virginia Family History Research.