Bedford County Historical Society, Inc.
Genealogy Research Services
For use the Pioneer Library, there is no hourly charge for members; there is a slight fee for copies. If you are not a member, the hour charge is $5.00 for the first hour and $2.00 for every hour there after per visit.
If you have questions, please email or phone us for more information. Be sure to include an email address and telephone number on all correspondence.
We offer a variety of genealogy research services for members and non
members. The charge depends on the type of service requested.
Single Person Search
A Single Person Search
for the charge of $75, which includes the cost of copies, shipping and handling.
Court House Research
We will go to the Bedford County Court House and get a copy of a record, such as a will, deed, marriage record or death record. The charge is $20.00 for the first item and $10.00 per additional item that can be retrieved on the same trip to the court house. Court House copy charges also apply, which currently vary from $0.25 to $0.75 per page.
Cemetery Look-Up, Gravestone Inscriptions and Photographs
Cemetery Look-ups and Gravestone Inscription - $20.00
If you want a search that doesn't fall into one of the areas above, the charge is $25.00/hr. with minimum of one hour. Copies and postage are extra. You may also limit the time or the amount that you want to spend.