The Resource King William County (Va.) Tax Collection Book of Thomas Moore

King William County (Va.) Tax Collection Book of Thomas Moore

Label
King William County (Va.) Tax Collection Book of Thomas Moore, 1819-1830
Title
King William County (Va.) Tax Collection Book of Thomas Moore
Inclusive dates
1819-1830
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • King William County (Va.) Tax Collection Book of William Moore, 1819-1830, is the rough draft of land, personal property, slave property, and other taxes owed and collected by Moore as part of his duties as sheriff. Also included in the volume were other fees due including those related to militia fines, court and clerk's fees, and so on
  • Page 143 is an unsigned personal letter to someone in Norfolk called Jameson
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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
  • 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.
  • 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.
Label
King William County (Va.) Tax Collection Book of Thomas Moore
Note
  • This item came to the Library of Virginia under the accession number 19996
  • 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. There is an index at the front of the volume.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
  • 1
  • 1
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Aldrich, J. W.
  • The Library of Virginia Local Records Services Branch
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001625770
Terms governing use
Use microfilm copy, King William County (Va.) Reel 57.
Type of unit
  • v. and
  • microfilm reel.

Library Locations

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      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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