The Resource Dinwiddie County (Va.) Plats

Dinwiddie County (Va.) Plats

Label
Dinwiddie County (Va.) Plats, 1860-1904
Title
Dinwiddie County (Va.) Plats
Inclusive dates
1860-1904
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dinwiddie County (Va.) Plats, 1860-1904, include the following: Plat of Bonneville, 1860; Plat of John Dodson's farm, 1873; and a plat of land along the Appomattox River showing Chesterfield, Amelia, and Dinwiddie counties, 1904
Member of
Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
  • Dinwiddie County was named for Robert Dinwiddie, lieutenant governor of Virginia from 1751 to 1758, and was formed from Prince George County in 1752.
  • The bulk of court records prior to 1865 were stolen, mutilated, and/or destroyed by Union troops who ransacked the courthouse during the last months of the Civil War. Post-1830 volumes such as deed books, will books, chancery order books, and marriage registers exist.
Cataloging source
Vi
Location of other archival material
Dinwiddie County is one of Virginia's Lost Records Localities. Additional Dinwiddie County Court Records may be found in the Virginia Lost Records Localities Digital Collection.
Label
Dinwiddie County (Va.) Plats
Note
  • These items came to the Library of Virginia in a transfer of papers from Dinwiddie County Circuit Court under the accession number 50292
  • The 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
1.50
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Dinwiddie County Circuit Court.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001684734
Type of unit
cu.ft. (2 boxes)

Library Locations

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