The Resource Fairfax County (Va.) County Court Fee Book

Fairfax County (Va.) County Court Fee Book

Label
Fairfax County (Va.) County Court Fee Book, 1788
Title
Fairfax County (Va.) County Court Fee Book
Inclusive dates
1788
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fairfax County (Va.) County Court Fee Book, 1788, contains the date of the charge for clerk's services, the person to whom charged, the reason, the style of suit, and the cost of the service to be paid to the clerk of court. Most of it is in abbreviated form rather than written out longhand. There is an alphabetical index by surname at the beginning of the volume
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  • 06/13/2012
  • 02/97/2013
Biographical or historical data
  • Fairfax County was named for Thomas Fairfax, sixth baron Fairfax of Cameron, proprietor of the Northern Neck. It was formed from Prince William County in 1742.
  • Original wills and deeds as well as many other loose papers were destroyed during the Civil War; deed books for twenty-six of the fifty-six years between 1763 and 1819 are missing. Numerous preā€“Civil War minute books are missing as well.
Cataloging source
Vi
Location of other archival material
Fairfax County is one of Virginia's Lost Records Localities. Additional Fairfax County Court Records may be found in the Virginia Lost Records Localities Digital Collection.
Label
Fairfax County (Va.) County Court Fee Book
Note
  • A vellum volume binding labeled "court martial records Fairfax Co." came along with the two volumes in this accession. The binding does not go with either volume
  • This volume came to the Library of Virginia under the accession number 50447
  • This volume was microfilmed by Backstage Library Works, Bethlehem, PA
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
  • 1
  • 1
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
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001680956
Terms governing use
Use microfilm, Fairfax County (Va.) Reel 95.
Type of unit
  • v. and
  • microfilm reel.

Library Locations

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