The Resource Craig County (Va.) Court Records

Craig County (Va.) Court Records

Label
Craig County (Va.) Court Records, 1852-1938
Title
Craig County (Va.) Court Records
Inclusive dates
1852-1938
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Craig County (Va.) Court Records, 1852-1938, consist of County Court Causes Ended (1853-1907); Circuit Court Common Law Causes Ended (1852-1913); Division of lands (1852-1938 circa); and Various Series. The Various Series boxes came from drawers of miscellaneous drawers of court papers at the courthouse and contain records from the following local records series: Board of Supervisors, Bonds/Commissions/Oaths, Court Records, Election Records, Marriage and Vital Statistics Records, Military Records, Overseer of the Poor Records, Road and Bridge Records, and Tax and Fiscal Records (1860-1930 circa)
Member of
Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
Craig County was named for Robert Craig, a nineteenth-century Virginia congressman. The county was formed from Botetourt, Roanoke, Giles, and Monroe (West Virginia) Counties in 1851. Parts of Monroe County were added in 1853 and 1856, part of Montgomery County was added in 1853, part of Alleghany County added in 1856, and part of Giles County added in 1858.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Craig County (Va.) Court Records
Note
  • These items came to the Library of Virginia in a transfer of court papers from Craig County under the accession number 45448
  • A list of records transferred is available at the Library of Virginia. Contact Archives Research Services for access information, directions and hours
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
A list of selected suits of interest
Extent
15.30
Governing access note
There are no restrictions. The collection is unprocessed but open for research
Immediate source of acquisition
Craig County Circuit Court
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001644424
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
cu. ft. (34 boxes)

Library Locations

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