The Resource Items located in oversize, box 7

Items located in oversize, box 7

Label
1748-1877
Inclusive dates
1748-1877
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nansemond County, Virginia, records, 1748-1877, collected by Fillmore Norfleet (1903-1987) of Suffolk and Charlottesville, Virginia, consisting of receipts, 1748-1778, to Adam Wayland; a land grant, 7 July 1763, for 372 acres in Nansemond County to Joseph Jones; a deed, dated 20 January 1840 and recorded 11 March 1840, for slaves, furniture, and other property; deeds, 1840-1843, for real property in Nansemond County; account of sales, 1 December 1841, of property of Oliver P. Copeland; and a permit, 11 May 1877, for T. W. Bolhick to ship the body of Colonel W. B. Whitehead from New Orleans, Louisiana, to Suffolk
Member of
Action
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  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Robert Fillmore Norfleet was born 3 September 1903 in Suffolk, Virginia. He graduated from Washington and Lee University with a B.A. and a law degree, and received both a master's and a doctorate in french literature from the University of Virginia. He taught at Episcopal High School in Alexandria, Virginia, from 1927 to 1929, and at Woodberry Forest School in Madison County, Virginia, from 1934 to 1968, when he retired. Norfleet also taught at Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina, and worked at the Dietz Press in Richmond. A genealogist, he published works on the Norfleet family and on Nansemond County, Virginia. He married Elizabeth Copeland, and they had 2 children. Norfleet died 21 July 1987 in Orange County, Virginia, and was buried in Hollywood Cemetery in Richmond.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Nansemond County records
Label
Items located in oversize, box 7
Link
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaead/published/lva/vivadoc.pl?file=vi01805.xml
Note
Items located in oversize, box 7
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  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
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  • Inventory
Extent
14
Immediate source of acquisition
Norfleet, Fillmore
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000500699
Reproduction note
Photostats (negative).
Type of unit
leaves.

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