The Resource Ledger

Ledger

Label
Ledger, 1763-ca. 1880s
Title
Ledger
Inclusive dates
1763-ca. 1880s
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ledger containing accounts, 1802-1825 for goods purchased in Albemarle County, Virginia; executor's and guardian's accounts, 1805-1821, kept by Clifton Rodes and by Micajah Woods; accounts, bonds, and cash owed to Rodes collected by Woods; receipts, 1812-1821, to Micajah Woods; and slave births, 1763-1805. The ledger may have originally been kept by Clifton Rodes, then passed to Micajah Woods. There are also several clippings of news stories and of poems dating to the 1880s
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Micajah Woods (1776-1837) served as a justice of the peace of Albemarle County, Virginia, from 1815 to 1836, and as sheriff from 1836 to 1837. He married first Lucy Walker and had four children. He married second Sarah (Sally) Davenport and they had two children.
Cataloging source
VIC
Label
Ledger
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Herbert, Vivian, Unclaimed Property Act Administration
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001586078
Type of unit
v.

Library Locations

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