The Resource Rappahannock County (Va) Deed Books

Rappahannock County (Va) Deed Books

Label
Rappahannock County (Va) Deed Books, 1663-1682
Title
Rappahannock County (Va) Deed Books
Inclusive dates
1663-1682
Creator
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Deed Books, 1663-1682, of Rappahannock County Court. The deed books record the name of the grantor and grantee, the residence of both individuals and the description of property being sold or transferred. Deed Book No. 5 is a Transcript copy and Deed Book No. 6 includes wills and inventories. All the volumes have indexes except (Deeds and C, No. 6), but the remaining volumes have indexes which contains the first and last names of both parties. It is arranged alphabetically from A-Z
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Described
Biographical or historical data
  • There have been two Virginia counties named Rappahannock. The first was created from Lancaster in 1656 and became extinct in 1662 when it was divided into Essex and Richmond counties. The present county was formed from Culpeper County in 1833.
  • The deed books of Rappahannock County in this collection were created by the County Court.
Cataloging source
Vi
Location of other archival material
Additional Rappahannock 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 web site.
Label
Rappahannock County (Va) Deed Books
Note
  • These items came to the Library of Virginia in a shipment of court papers from Rappahannock County
  • The microfilm copies of these volumes were filmed by the Library of Virginia
Arrangement
Arranged chronologically.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
  • 4
  • 5
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Rappahannock County Circuit Court
  • The Library of Virginia Imaging Services Branch
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001618242
Reproduction note
Photostats (negative)
Terms governing use
Use microfilm copy, Rappahannock County (Va) Reels 2-5 and 20
Type of unit
  • v. (1863 p.)
  • microfilm reels

Library Locations

    • Library of VirginiaBorrow it
      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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