Culpeper County, Virginia Marriages 1780 - 1853. John Vogt & T. William Kethley, Jr. Culpeper County was created in 1749 from a portion of Orange County. The 2,711 marriage returns listed here were recorded by the county clerk from ministers' returns lists. These records constitute the sole surviving collection of marriage records for this important central Virginia county. This revised edition contains a full index of all the individuals in the marriage abstract. 1986, ix, 257 pages, indices, figure, map.