The Resource Amherst County (Va.) Fiduciary Records

Amherst County (Va.) Fiduciary Records

Label
Amherst County (Va.) Fiduciary Records, 1850-1868
Title
Amherst County (Va.) Fiduciary Records
Inclusive dates
1850-1868
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Amherst County (Va.) Fiduciary Records, 1850-1868, consists of a Record of Fiduciaries
  • A fiduciary refers to a confidential and legal relationship which binds one person to act on behalf of another. A fiduciary is also the person who acts as trustee for another. This volume contains a record of personal representatives authorized to act as such
Member of
Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
Amherst County was formed from Albemarle County in 1761. Islands in the Fluvanna (now the James) River were added in 1770. The county is named for Major General Jeffery Amherst, British commander in North America during the later part of the French and Indian War and governor of Virginia from 1759-1768.
Cataloging source
Vi
Location of other archival material
Additional Amherst County 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's web site.
Label
Amherst County (Va.) Fiduciary Records
Note
  • This volume is found at the State Records Center. See Archives Reference for access information, directions and hours
  • This volume came to the Library of Virginia in a transfer of court records from Amherst County
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Amherst County Circuit Court
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001687330
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
v.

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