The Resource Military warrants from the Virginia Land Office

Military warrants from the Virginia Land Office

Label
Military warrants from the Virginia Land Office, 1782-1889
Title
Military warrants from the Virginia Land Office
Inclusive dates
1782-1889
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • These records contain recorded copies of warrants, August 8, 1782-September 21, 1889, issued by the Land Office on the basis of certificates from the governor proving Revolutionary War military service and thus eligibility for bounty land. The warrants contain the name of the warrantee, the quantity of land to which he was entitled, and the name, rank, and period of service of the person on whose service the land was due. The date recorded is that on which the warrant was issued
  • This series covers warrants 1-1320, 1328-5020, and 8780-9969
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Land Office (Search Virginia Land Office as author).
Member of
Action
  • Described
  • Revised
  • Revised
Additional physical form
Also available on microfilm, Land Office reels 348-350.
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 91
Citation source
Land Office Inventory
Label
Military warrants from the Virginia Land Office
Note
  • This is Entry 91 in the Virginia Land Office Inventory. A note that a warrant had been issued is entered in entry 89, Military Certificates
  • These records are part of the Virginia Land Office record group (RG#4)
  • There are no access restrictions
Arrangement
Arranged numerically.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
8
Immediate source of acquisition
Secretary of the Commonwealth
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000486355
Type of unit
v.

Library Locations

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