The Resource Amelia County (Va.) Freedmen's Marriage License Book

Amelia County (Va.) Freedmen's Marriage License Book

Label
Amelia County (Va.) Freedmen's Marriage License Book, 1865-1869
Title
Amelia County (Va.) Freedmen's Marriage License Book
Inclusive dates
1865-1869
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Amelia County (Va.) Freedmen's Marriage License Book, 1865-1869, records the date, name of bride and groom, whether the bride is of lawful age, and the name of who gives consent to marry if the bride is not of lawful age. Sometimes the family relationship of the person giving the consent is noted. The first entry is from August 1865 and the last from November 1869. There is no index
  • The Freedmen's Marriage License Book is in the same volume as the Amelia County (Va.) Register of Free Negroes, 1855-1865
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Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
Amelia County was formed in 1734 from Prince George and Brunswick counties.
Cataloging source
Vi
Location of other archival material
Additional Amelia County Free Negro and Slave Records can be found on microfilm at the Library of Virginia. Consult "A Guide to Virginia County and City Records on Microfilm" found on the Library of Virginia web site.
Label
Amelia County (Va.) Freedmen's Marriage License Book
Note
  • This item came to the Library of Virginia in a transfer of court papers from Amelia County
  • This item was microfilmed by the Library of Virginia Photographic Services Department
  • Conserved by Etherington Conservation Services, 2013
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
  • 1
  • 1
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
The Library of Virginia Photographic Services Department
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001564512
Terms governing use
Use microfilm copy, Amelia County (Va.) Reel 84.
Type of unit
  • v. (48 p.)
  • microfilm reel (48 images)

Library Locations

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      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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