The Resource Index to land patents and grants from the Virginia Land Office

Index to land patents and grants from the Virginia Land Office

Label
Index to land patents and grants from the Virginia Land Office, 1623-1980
Title
Index to land patents and grants from the Virginia Land Office
Inclusive dates
1623-1980
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These records contain a card file indexing land patents and grants. Each card contains the name of the grantee, the date of the grant, the county in which the land was located when granted, the number of acres in the tract, and a brief description of the property. The book and inclusive page numbers of recording are noted. Most of the cards in this index were prepared from abstracts recorded by county in the Land Office. The period covered is 1623-1774; 1779-1980. Some discrepancies have been noted
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 Reel 363)
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 65
Citation source
Land Office Inventory
Label
Index to land patents and grants from the Virginia Land Office
Note
These records are part of the Virginia Land Office record group (RG#4)
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
157,000
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Secretary of the Commonwealth
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000486302
Type of unit
cards

Library Locations

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