The Resource Fairfax County (Va.) Petition of Alexander Jennings for relief from a fine

Fairfax County (Va.) Petition of Alexander Jennings for relief from a fine

Label
Fairfax County (Va.) Petition of Alexander Jennings for relief from a fine, 1750 Jun. 25
Title
Fairfax County (Va.) Petition of Alexander Jennings for relief from a fine
Inclusive dates
1750 Jun. 25
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fairfax County (Va.) Petition of Alexander Jennings for relief from a fine, 1750 Jun. 25. Jennings petitions the court for relief from a fine for neglecting to mend the road between Goose Creek and Great Limeflow. He cites a shortage of hands due to great sickness in the area, and cold and bad weather
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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
  • Additional Fairfax County Court Records can be found on microfilm at the Library of Virginia. Consult "A Guide to Virginia County and City Records on Microfilm" on the Library of Virginia web site.
  • 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.) Petition of Alexander Jennings for relief from a fine
Note
This item came to the Library of Virginia under accession number 44231
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1
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001609515
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Type of unit
p.

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