The Resource Buckingham County (Va.) apprentice indenture binding the son of Betsy Scott, a free woman of color, to Clough Amos

Buckingham County (Va.) apprentice indenture binding the son of Betsy Scott, a free woman of color, to Clough Amos

Label
Buckingham County (Va.) apprentice indenture binding the son of Betsy Scott, a free woman of color, to Clough Amos, 1812 Dec. 14
Title
Buckingham County (Va.) apprentice indenture binding the son of Betsy Scott, a free woman of color, to Clough Amos
Inclusive dates
1812 Dec. 14
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Buckingham (Va.) apprentice indenture binding the son of Betsy Scott, a free woman of color, to Clough Amos, 1812 Dec. 14. Scott's son, Wilson Scott, was apprenticed to Amos to learn "the art and mystery of a waterman in navigating [the] James river."
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Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
The city of Lynchburg was established in 1786. It was incorporated as a town in 1805 and as a city in 1852. Parts of Campbell and Bedford counties were annexed in 1976.
Cataloging source
Vi
Location of other archival material
Buckingham County is one of Virginia's Lost Records Localities. Additional Buchanan County Court Records may be found in the Virginia Lost Records Localities Digital Collection.
Label
Buckingham County (Va.) apprentice indenture binding the son of Betsy Scott, a free woman of color, to Clough Amos
Note
  • This item came to the Library of Virginia in a transfer of papers from the Lynchburg Circuit Court
  • This item is located at the State Records Center. Contact Archives Research Services for access information, directions and hours
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
2
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Lynchburg (City) Circuit Court.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001649352
Terms governing use
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Type of unit
p.

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