The Resource Goochland County (Va.) Various Loose Free Negro and Slave Records, (microform)

Goochland County (Va.) Various Loose Free Negro and Slave Records, (microform)

Label
Goochland County (Va.) Various Loose Free Negro and Slave Records, 1813-1844
Title
Goochland County (Va.) Various Loose Free Negro and Slave Records
Inclusive dates
1813-1844
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Goochland County (Va.) Various Loose Free Negro and Slave Records, 1813-1844, are three filmed items located on frames 68-78 of Goochland County (Va.) Reel 78. The items are a schedule of slaves hired (1813-1814), a free negro registration (1834), and a free negro affidavit (1844)
  • The schedule of slaves hired (1813-1814) includes the names of seven slaves and the price paid to hire them for the years 1813 and 1814. The slaves either belonged to or were hired from the estate of C. F. [last name unreadable but begins with Bat--]
  • The free negro registration (1843) is a fragment of a registration dated 15 February 1834 for a James H[unreadable]
  • The free negro affidavit (1844) is titled on the folder "conduct references for Jacob Sampson." It consists of two affidavits of individuals acquainted with Jacob Sampson and his household and certifies his good character and that he kept an orderly house
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Described
Biographical or historical data
Goochland County was formed from Henrico County in 1728.
Cataloging source
Vi
Location of other archival material
Additional Goochland County Free Negro and Slave 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
Goochland County (Va.) Various Loose Free Negro and Slave Records, (microform)
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
The Library of Virginia Imaging Services Branch
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001566021
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
microfilm reel (11 images)

Library Locations

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