The Resource King William County (Va.) Tax Collection Book of Benjamin Spiller

King William County (Va.) Tax Collection Book of Benjamin Spiller

Label
King William County (Va.) Tax Collection Book of Benjamin Spiller, 1782-1786
Title
King William County (Va.) Tax Collection Book of Benjamin Spiller
Inclusive dates
1782-1786
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
King William County (Va.) Tax Collection Book of Benjamin Spiller, 1782-1786, is the rough draft of land, personal property, and other taxes owed and collected by Spiller as part of his duties as sheriff. Also collected were other fees and monies due including those related to bonds, militia certificates, interest on warrants, court and clerk's fees, estate sales, overseer of the poor payments, and so on
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Described
Biographical or historical data
  • King William County was named for William III and was formed from King and Queen County in 1701.
  • 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 sheriff's 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.) Tax Collection Book of Benjamin Spiller
Note
  • This item came to the Library of Virginia in a transfer of court papers from King William County
  • The microfilm was generated by Backstage Library Works through the Library of Virginia's Circuit Court Records Preservation Program
Arrangement
Organized more or less alphabetically by surname.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
  • 1
  • 1
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
  • King William County (Va.) Circuit Court
  • The Library of Virginia Local Records Services Branch
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001625761
Terms governing use
Use microfilm copy, King William County (Va.) Reel 57.
Type of unit
  • v. and
  • microfilm reel.

Library Locations

    • Library of VirginiaBorrow it
      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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