Area History

Area History

Ashlawn Highland, Home of James Monroe

Central Virginia's Civil War Battlefields

Green Springs National Historic Landmark District

Jack Jouett - Louisa County's Revolutionary Hero

Louisa County Genealogy

Louisa County Historical Society

Louisa County Historical Notes

Michie Tavern - A Virginia Historic Landmark

Mining History of Louisa County

Monticello - Home of Thomas Jefferson

Montpelier - Home of James Madison

Town of Louisa History

Town of Mineral History

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Historic Images

The County of Louisa was formed from Hanover County in 1742 and named for Princess Louisa, daughter of English King George II and Queen Caroline.

Louisa County History

Louisa County History