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Reception lists of tax books by commissioners of the revenue

Label
Reception lists of tax books by commissioners of the revenue, 1836-1904
Title
Reception lists of tax books by commissioners of the revenue
Inclusive dates
1836-1904
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Language
eng
Summary
  • These records are part of Auditor of Public Accounts. Disbursements to Localities and Individuals: Local Government Expenses - Assessors and Commissioners of Revenue
  • Contains reception lists of tax books by the commissioners of the revenue from 1836 to 1904. The earliest volume, 1836-1850, provides the locality, commissioner, date received, number & dollar amount of merchants (through 1838), number & dollar amount of ordinaries (through 1838), number & dollar amount of private enterprises (through 1838), and remarks (i.e. "complete," "no license certificate," etc.)
  • The volume, 1876-1880, provides the locality, district, commissioner of the revenue, post office, date land book delivered to Treasurer, date property book delivered to Treasurer, date land book received by Auditor, date property book received by auditor, number of pages in land book, number of pages in property book, number of property interrogatories sent to each commissioner, number of marriages, number of births, and number of deaths
  • The volume, 1881-1885, provides the locality, district, commissioners of the revenue, post office, date land book delivered to Treasurer, date property book delivered to Treasurer, date land book received by Auditor, date property book received by auditor, number of pages in land book, number of pages in property book, number of property interrogatories sent to each commissioner, number of marriages, number of births, number of deaths, number of May licenses, number of May liquor licenses, number of January quarterly liquor returns, number of April quarterly liquor returns, number of July quarterly liquor returns, number of October quarterly liquor returns, number of November licenses, number of November quarterly liquor returns, bank tax assessment, oyster tax assessment, & reports of violations of the revenue law
  • The volume, 1894-1904, provides the locality, district, commissioners of the revenue, post office, date land book received, date land book examined, number of pages in land book, date property book delivered, date property book examined, number of pages in property book, number of births, number of white marriages, number of colored marriages, number of marriages, number of white births, number of colored births, number of deaths, number of white deaths, and number of colored deaths
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Auditor of Public Accounts (1776-1928). (Search Virginia Auditor of Public Accounts (1776-1928) as author).
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Cataloging source
VIC
Label
Reception lists of tax books by commissioners of the revenue
Note
These records are part of the Virginia. Auditor of Public Accounts (1776-1928) record group (RG# 48)
Arrangement
Arranged chronologically in four volumes, then alphabetically by locality.
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Extent
4
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Organization method
Organized into the following series: Reception lists of tax books by commissioners of the revenue, 1836-1904.
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001680650
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Type of unit
v.

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