The Resource Prince William County (Va.) Bond Book

Prince William County (Va.) Bond Book

Label
Prince William County (Va.) Bond Book, 1753-1786
Title
Prince William County (Va.) Bond Book
Inclusive dates
1753-1786
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Language
eng
Summary
Prince William County (Va.) Bond Book, 1753-1786. Bonds are obligations or covenants between persons, made binding by a money guarantee. Bonds are given for various causes, and show the names of the principal and sureties, the date, amount and condition of the obligation, and signatures
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Biographical or historical data
  • Prince William County was formed from Stafford and King George Counties by a statute adopted in 1730, to take effect on 12 March 1731. The county was named for William Augustus, duke of Cumberland and third son of King George II.
  • Many preā€“Civil War records were lost, destroyed, or stolen by Union troops in 1863 during the Civil War. Sixteen deed books and five will books are missing.
  • The records in this volume were orginially created by the County Court.
Cataloging source
Vi
Location of other archival material
  • Additional Prince William County Records can be found on microfilm at the Library of Virginia. Consult "A Guide to Virginia County and City Records on Microfilm" found on the Library of Virginia's web site.
  • Prince William County is one of Virginia's Lost Records Localities. Additional Prince William County Court Records may be found in the Virginia Lost Records Localities Digital Collection.
Label
Prince William County (Va.) Bond Book
Note
  • This volume was created by the Virginia State Library's (now the Library of Virginia) Archives Division
  • This volume is located at the State Records Center. Contact Archives Research Services for access information, directions and hours
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Virginia State Library
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001670475
Reproduction note
Photostat (negative)
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
v.

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