The Resource Act of Assembly

Act of Assembly

Label
Act of Assembly, 1644 February 17
Title
Act of Assembly
Inclusive dates
1644 February 17
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Act of the Virginia Grand Assembly, James City County, 17 February 1644. The Governor, Council and Burgesses are concerned over the desertion of plantations. Under this Act, land held by patent and subsequently deserted, may be taken up by patent by another individual. Necessary housing on such land is not to be burned upon desertion
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Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
page 291
Citation source
  • Hening, William W. THE STATUES AT LARGE..., Vol. 1, New York: R.&W.&G. Bartow, 1823
  • Salmon, John S., comp. A GUIDE TO STATE RECORDS IN THE ARCHIVES BRANCH OF THE VIRGINIA BRANCH OF THE VIRGINIA STATE LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES. Richmond: Virginia State Library, 1985
Label
Act of Assembly
Note
This record is part of the Colonial Government record group (RG# 1)
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  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
2
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001524939
Reproduction note
Photostats (negative).
Type of unit
leaves.

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