If you need some genealogical research assistance for the Pittsylvania County area, please download & fill out this form.
Note: the HIstory Center does not house wills, death certificates, marriage licenses, or deeds. Requests for those documents should be directed to the Pittsylvania County Clerk of Circuit Court’s office at the Pittsylvania County Courthouse in Chatham. Their phone number is (434) 432-7887. The office is open Monday through Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm. Their mailing address is P.O. Drawer 31, Chatham VA 245321

Once the form is completed, you can get it to us in a variety of ways:

In Person:
We are open Tuesday through Saturday, 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.

By Mail:
Pittsylvania County History Research Center and Library
340 Whitehead Street,
Chatham, VA  24531

By Fax:
(434) 432-8385

By Email:
Email the form to historycenter@pcplib.org

Please allow 5-8 days for our staff to review and begin work on your request.