The Resource Culpeper County (Va.) Circuit Court Records

Culpeper County (Va.) Circuit Court Records

Label
Culpeper County (Va.) Circuit Court Records, 1860-1987
Title
Culpeper County (Va.) Circuit Court Records
Inclusive dates
1860-1987
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Culpeper County (Va.) Circuit Court Records, 1860-1987, consist of copies of deeds recorded in deed books and miscellaneous court papers
  • Recorded deeds consist of all of the various types of indentures that were recorded at the courthouse in Deed Book TT through Deed Book 61
  • Miscellaneous court papers, 1860-1987, consist of Board of Supervisors papers, road and bridge papers, liquor licenses, injunction bonds, fiduciary bonds, other fiduciary records, financial statements and exhibits, accounts audited, reports of commissioners involving insanity (1920-1921), land records, writs of habeas corpus, the Airport Commission (1971-1987), the Board of Zoning Appeals (1980-1987), a scrapbook for the zoning administrator (1967), and judgment and criminal suits. Not every type of record exists for every year
Member of
Action
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Biographical or historical data
Culpeper County probably was name for Catherine Culpeper, or for her mother, Margaret Lady Culpeper, or for Thomas Culpeper, second baron Culpeper of Thoresway, governor of Virginia from 1677 to 1683, or for their family, which long held proprietary right in the Northern Neck. It was formed from Orange County in 1749.
Cataloging source
Vi
Location of other archival material
Additional Culpeper County deed and court records can be found on microfilm at the Library of Virginia. Consult "A Guide to Virginia County and City Records on Microfilm" found on the Library of Virginia web site.
Label
Culpeper County (Va.) Circuit Court Records
Note
  • These items came to the Library of Virginia in a transfer of court papers from Culpeper County under the accession number 43770
  • A list of records transferred is available at the Library of Virginia. Please consult Archives Research Services for details
  • The collection is located at the State Records Center. Contact Archives Research Services for access information, directions and hours
  • Zoning commissioner scrapbook (1967) returned to the clerk of the circuit court at her request (August 2008)
Arrangement
Organized as recorded deeds or miscellanous court papers. Deeds are arranged in the order they were recorded in the deed books. Court papers are arranged roughly by court date.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
13
Governing access note
There are no restrictions. The collection is unprocessed but open for research
Immediate source of acquisition
Culpeper County Circuit Court
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001589271
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
cu. ft. (19 boxes)

Library Locations

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      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
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