The Resource Middlesex County (Va.) Free Negro and Slave Records

Middlesex County (Va.) Free Negro and Slave Records

Label
Middlesex County (Va.) Free Negro and Slave Records, 1764-1802
Title
Middlesex County (Va.) Free Negro and Slave Records
Inclusive dates
1764-1802
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Middlesex County (Va.) Free Negro and Slave Records, 1764-1802, include free negro affidavits and certificates, bills of sale and receipts related to sell of slaves, and a document recording the emancipation of a slave named Sam
Member of
Action
Described,
Biographical or historical data
Middlesex County was named probably for the English county. It was formed from Lancaster County by 30 October 1669. The county seat is Saluda.
Label
Middlesex County (Va.) Free Negro and Slave Records
Note
These items came to the Library of Virginia in a transfer of court papers from Middlesex County
Arrangement
Chronological by record type.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
.15
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Middlesex County Circuit Court
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001682531
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
cu. ft.

Library Locations

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