The Resource Charles City County (Va.) County Court Records

Charles City County (Va.) County Court Records

Label
Charles City County (Va.) County Court Records, 1650-1900
Title
Charles City County (Va.) County Court Records
Inclusive dates
1650-1900
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Charles City County (Va.) County Court Records, 1650-1900, consists of Chancery Order Book, Chancery Rules, Clerk's Fee Book, Common Law Process Book, Docket Book, Execution Books, Judgment Docket Book, Minute Books, Order Book with Deeds and Wills, Order Books, Orders, Process Book, and Subpoena Docket and Witness Attendance Book
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Described
Biographical or historical data
  • Charles City County was named for Charles I of England and was one of the eight shires established in 1634.
  • Records have been destroyed at various times. The most damage occurred during the Civil War when the records were strewn through the woods in a rainstorm. A few preā€“Civil War volumes such as deed books, will books, minute books, and order books exist.
Cataloging source
Vi
Location of other archival material
Charles City County is one of Virginia's Lost Records Localities. Additional Charles City County Court Records may be found in the Virginia Lost Records Localities Digital Collection.
Label
Charles City County (Va.) County Court Records
Note
  • These items came to the Library of Virginia in a shipment of court papers from Charles City County. Portions of the collection were transferred under the following accession numbers: 19932, 22638, 22639, 22675, 22709, and 40581
  • This collection is located at the State Records Center. Contact Archives Research Services for access information, directions, and hours
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
25
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Charles City County (Va.) Circuit Court
  • Charles City County (Va.) Circuit Court
  • Charles City County (Va.) Circuit Court
  • Charles City County (Va.) Circuit Court
  • Charles City County (Va.) Circuit Court
  • Charles City County (Va.) Circuit Court
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001688114
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
boxes and/or volumes.

Library Locations

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