The Resource Northern Neck Surveys from the Virginia Land Office

Northern Neck Surveys from the Virginia Land Office

Label
Northern Neck Surveys from the Virginia Land Office, 1697-1781 (bulk 1722-1781)
Title
Northern Neck Surveys from the Virginia Land Office
Inclusive dates
1697-1781 (bulk 1722-1781)
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • These records consist of original plats and accompanying papers pertaining to land grants. Included among the supplemental papers, in addition to warrants and assignments, are transcripts of official records from England and several of the colonies, a small number of Bible leaves, affidavits, and letters. The major subjects of these documents are family relationships, social and economic situations in the area, and interpretation of verbal contracts
  • Each folder is labeled with the name of the grantee, the names of all persons who held the warrant or survey, the county in which the land was situated, the date of the survey or warrant, the number of acres in the tract, and the number of items in the folder
Note
  • Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Land Office (Search Virginia Land Office as author).
  • Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Northern Neck Land Office (Search Virginia Northern Neck Land Office as author)
Member of
Action
  • Described
  • Revised
  • Revised
Additional physical form
Also available on microfilm (Land Office Northern Neck Survey Reels 1-37)
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 108
Citation source
Land Office Inventory
Label
Northern Neck Surveys from the Virginia Land Office
Note
These records are part of the Virginia Land Office record group (RG#4)
Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by county and thereunder alphabetical by name of grantee.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Indexed in Entry no. 105
Extent
9
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Secretary of the Commonwealth
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000486056
Type of unit
cu. ft.

Library Locations

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