The Resource Keeler and Scott Ledger

Keeler and Scott Ledger

Label
Keeler and Scott Ledger, 1857-1873
Title
Keeler and Scott Ledger
Inclusive dates
1857-1873
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Keeler and Scott Ledger, 1857-1873, contains information related to a blacksmith business. It records the individual accounts of customers. Each account lists transactions in chronological order, service rendered, and the amount owed and paid. Services rendered include shoeing horses, making farm implements, repairing buggies, and making locks
  • Ledger also includes information related to a law firm such as decisions issued in court cases and legal fees for services rendered
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Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
  • Dinwiddie County was named for Robert Dinwiddie, lieutenant governor of Virginia from 1751 to 1758, and was formed from Prince George County in 1752.
  • The bulk of court records prior to 1865 were stolen, mutilated, and/or destroyed by Union troops who ransacked the courthouse during the last months of the Civil War. Post-1830 volumes such as deed books, will books, chancery order books, and marriage registers exist.
  • Keeler and Scott was a blacksmith partnership that conducted business in Dinwiddie County during the mid-nineteenth century. Isaac S. Keeler was one of the partners and was also a lawyer.
Cataloging source
Vi
Location of other archival material
Dinwiddie County is one of Virginia's Lost Records Localities. Additional Dinwiddie County Court Records may be found in the Virginia Lost Records Localities Digital Collection.
Label
Keeler and Scott Ledger
Note
This item came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Dinwiddie County
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Dinwiddie County Circuit Court
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000501945
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
v. (292 p.)

Library Locations

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