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Commissions

Label
Commissions, 1628/29 March 20
Title
Commissions
Inclusive dates
1628/29 March 20
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Commissions issued by John Pott, Governor and Captain General of Virginia, 1628/29 March 20 to:
  • Thomas Palmer as commander of Shirley Hundred Main; Henry Throgmorton as commander of Shirley Hundred Island and his own plantation; Robert Carelesse as commander of Persey's Hundred; and Thomas Osborne as commander of the "Colledge and the Neck of Land."
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
John Pott (d. before 1642) was elected governor by the Council and served from 5 March 1629 to March 1630.
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation source
Salmon, John S., comp. A GUIDE TO STATE RECORDS IN THE ARCHIVES BRANCH OF THE VIRGINIA BRANCH OF THE VIRGINIA STATE LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES. Richmond: Virginia State Library, 1985
Location of originals duplicates
Original records are included in the collections of the Library of Congress.
Label
Commissions
Note
This record is part of the Colonial Government record group (RG# 1)
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
2
Immediate source of acquisition
Dr. Henry R. McIlwaine
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001526949
Reproduction note
Photostats (negative).
Type of unit
p. (2 prints)

Library Locations

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