The Resource Index to Land Office military certificates, Nos. 1-9926, from the Virginia Land Office

Index to Land Office military certificates, Nos. 1-9926, from the Virginia Land Office

Label
Index to Land Office military certificates, Nos. 1-9926, from the Virginia Land Office, 1782 July 14-1876 Aug. 5
Title
Index to Land Office military certificates, Nos. 1-9926, from the Virginia Land Office
Inclusive dates
1782 July 14-1876 Aug. 5
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains a list of men who received bounty land certificates for Revolutionary War military service. In columns are given the name of the soldier, his rank, the volume and page on which the certificate is recorded, the number of the certificate, the number of acres allowed, the date on which the certificate was issued, and the warrant if the certificate is
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Land Office (Search Virginia Land Office as author).
Member of
Action
  • Described
  • Revised
  • Revised
Additional physical form
Also available on microfilm (Land Office Microfilm reels 347a).
Biographical or historical data
The act which established the Land Office passed the General Assembly on 22 June 1779. The register was the head of the office and was appointed by joint ballot of both houses of the legislature.
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 88
Citation source
LAND OFFICE INVENTORY
Label
Index to Land Office military certificates, Nos. 1-9926, from the Virginia Land Office
Note
These records are part of the Virginia Land Office record group (RG#4)
Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by surname of soldier.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
.45
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Secretary of the Commonwealth
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000492208
Type of unit
cu. ft.

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