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Porter family papers

Label
Porter family papers, 1766-1924 and undated
Title
Porter family papers
Inclusive dates
1766-1924 and undated
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Language
eng
Summary
Papers, 1766-1924 and undated, of the Porter family of Bath County, Virginia, consisting of fifteen deeds, 1766-1908, for property in Bath County including several for land along the Cowpasture River; a plat (copy), 17 October 1794, for 458 acres along the Cowpasture River in Bath County; a deed and an abstract, 29 July 1843, for property along Big Spring Fork of the Elk River in Pocahontas County, (West) Virginia; articles of agreement, 21 October 1880, for boundary line for property along the Big Spring Fork of the Elk River in Pocahontas County; two deeds, 1868 and 1881, for 1000 acres in Rockbridge County, Virginia, along the Calf Pasture River; a will, 11 March 1899, from Bath County; a brief history of the Porter family in Virginia; and a real estate brochure, no date, but post 1967, advertising Windy Cove Farm in Bath County for sale
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Action
  • Accessioned
  • Accessioned
  • Described
  • Described
Cataloging source
VIC
Label
Porter family papers
Link
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaead/published/lva/vi04238.html
Note
  • Accession 45141 is interfiled with accession 44163
  • Deeds, 18 March 1766, 19 March 1776, 10 September 1799, and 21 June 1813 are located in oversize box 104
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  • The Library of Virginia
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Inventory
Extent
  • 12
  • 70
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Chapman, James H.
  • Chapman, James H.
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001621698
Type of unit
  • leaves and
  • p.

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