The Resource Campbell County (Va.) Register of Free Negroes and Mulattoes, (microform)

Campbell County (Va.) Register of Free Negroes and Mulattoes, (microform)

Label
Campbell County (Va.) Register of Free Negroes and Mulattoes, 1801-1850.
Title
Campbell County (Va.) Register of Free Negroes and Mulattoes
Inclusive dates
1801-1850.
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Register of Free Negroes and Mulattoes, 1801-1850, of Campbell County lists the age, name, color, stature, marks or scars, in what court the person was emancipated or whether the person was born free. Some clerks recorded additional information not required by law. There is no index
Member of
Action
12/06/2006
Biographical or historical data
  • Campbell County was formed in 1781 from Bedford County.
  • An act passed by the Virginia legislature in 1803 required every free negro or mulatto to be registered and numbered in a book to be kept by the county clerk.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Campbell County (Va.) Register of Free Negroes and Mulattoes, (microform)
Note
This item was microfilmed by the Library of Virginia’s Imaging Services Division
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
The Library of Virginia Imaging Services Branch
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001558991
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
microfilm reel (25 p.)

Library Locations

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