The Resource King William County (Va.) Chancery Decree

King William County (Va.) Chancery Decree

Label
King William County (Va.) Chancery Decree, 1862
Title
King William County (Va.) Chancery Decree
Inclusive dates
1862
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
King William County (Va.) Chancery Decree, 1862. Consists of a copy decree from the chancery cause John A. Smither and others vs. Adm. of C.C. Davis and others. The document instructs James Green, Henry Corr, and James H. Johnson to divide the slaves of the estate of C.C. Davis among Ann E. Davis, Joseph A. Smither in right of his wife Elizabeth, William Davis, and Martin C. Davis
Member of
Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
  • King William County was formed in 1701 from King and Queen County.
  • Most records were destroyed by a courthouse fire on 17 January 1885. Only a few order books and deed books exist.
Cataloging source
Vi
Location of other archival material
  • Additional King William County County Court 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.
  • King William County is one of Virginia's Lost Records Localities. Additional King William County Court Records may be found in the Virginia Lost Records Localities Digital Collection.
Label
King William County (Va.) Chancery Decree
Note
This item came to the Library of Virginia under accession number 37171
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001553781
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
p.

Library Locations

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