The Resource Records of the Virginia Colony

Records of the Virginia Colony

Label
Records of the Virginia Colony, 1700-1702
Title
Records of the Virginia Colony
Inclusive dates
1700-1702
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Records, 1700-1702, are photocopies of transcripts included in the collections of the Library of Congress. The said transcripts are of Colonial Office 5/1312, Part II, ff. 28, 190-191, 277-280, 285-312
  • Diagram, 9 December 1700, showing Nicholson Square, Williamsburg. (C.O. 5/1312, Part II, f. 28) (1 print)
  • Table, 8 July 1702, signed E. Jenings, shows for each county the total acreage, number of tithables, names of the sheriff, coroner, justices of the peace, respresentatives in the House of Burgesses, county clerks, and surveyors. (C.O. 5/1312, Part II, ff. 190-191) (2 prints)
  • Table, no date, shows the number of men who have enlisted in the militia since October 1701 and the number who have died or been discharged. The table shows these figures on a Troop and Company basis arranged by counties and incidentally indicate the names of Troop and Company Commanders in each case. Counties included are: Gloucester, Lancaster, Henrico, Charles City, Isle of Wight, Nansemond, Norfolk, James City, New Kent, King and Queen, Middlesex, Northumberland, Westmoreland and Warwick. (C.O. 5/1312, Part II, ff. 277-280) (4 prints)
  • Muster Roll of Captain J. Lightfoot's Middle Company of Foot, New Kent Militia, ca. November 1701, also showing the arms in the possession of each man. (C.O. 5/1312, Part II, ff. 285-286) (2 prints)
  • Muster Roll of Captain George Kooling's Lower Company of Foot, New Kent Militia, ca. November 1701, also showing the arms in the possession of each man. (C.O. 5/1312, Part II, ff. 287-288) (2 prints)
  • Muster Roll of Captain Nathaniel Harrison's Troop of Horse, Surry Militia, November 1701, also showing the arms in the possession of each man. (C.O. 5/1312, Part II, ff. 289-290) (1 print)
  • Muster Roll of Captain Thomas Holt's Company of Foot in the Lower Precinct, Surry Militia, ca. November 1701, also showing the arms in the possession of each man. (C.O. 5/1312, Part II, ff. 291-292) (1 print)
  • Muster Roll of Captain William Gray's Company of Foot, Surry Militia, ca. November 1701, also showing the arms in the possession of each man. This Muster Roll also shows a list of 20 men headed "Dragoons taken out of the said Company." (C.O. 5/1312, Part II, ff. 293-294) (1 print)
  • Muster Roll of Captain William Brown's Company of Foot, Surry Militia, October 1701, also showing the arms and ammunition in the possession of each man. There is also a list of 25 men noted as "Dragoons taken out of Capt. Brown's Company." (C.O. 5/1312, Part II, ff. 295-296) (2 prints)
  • Muster Roll of Captain James Mason's Company of Foot, Surry Militia, ca. November 1701, also showing the arms and ammunition in the possession of each man. In this Roll are two separate lists of 5 men noted as Quakers and 10 more as "Ancient Men." (C.O. 5/1312, Part II, ff. 297-298) (2 prints)
  • Muster Roll of Captain Jos. Sumnor's Company of Militia, ca. November 1701, also showing the arms and ammunition in the possession of each man. (C.O. 5/1312, Part II, ff. 299-300) (2 prints)
  • Muster Roll of Captain Philip Alexander's Company of Militia, ca. November 1701, also showing the arms and ammunition in the possession of each man. (C.O. 5/1312, Part II, ff. 301-302) (2 prints)
  • Muster Roll of Captain John West's Troop of Dragoons, Stafford Militia, ca. November 1701, also showing the arms and ammunition in the possession of each man. (C.O. 5/1312, Part II, ff. 303-304) (2 prints)
  • Muster Roll of Captain George Anderson's Troop of Horse, Stafford Militia, ca. November 1701, also showing the arms in the possession of each man. (C.O. 5/1312, Part II, ff. 305-306) (2 prints)
  • Muster Roll of Captain Thomas Harrison's Company of Militia, ca. November 1701, also showing the arms and ammunition in the possession of each man. (C.O. 5/1312, Part II, ff. 307-308) (1 print)
  • Muster Roll of Captain Richard Hassaker's Troop of Horse, ca. November 1701, also showing the arms in the possession of each man. (C.O. 5/1312, Part II, ff. 309-310) (1 print)
  • Muster Roll of Captain Charles Ellis' Troop of Horse, ca. November 1701, also showing the arms in the possession of each man. (C.O. 5/1312, Part II, ff. 311-312) (1 print)
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Additional physical form
Original available on microfilm (Virginia Colonial Records Project, Film 1607, Reel 37).
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation source
Salmon, John S., comp. A GUIDE TO STATE RECORDS IN THE ARCHIVES BRANCH OF THE VIRGINIA BRANCH OF THE VIRGINIA STATE LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES. Richmond: Virginia State Library, 1985
Location of originals duplicates
  • Negative photostats made from the Sainsbury Transcripts included in the collection of the Library of Congress.
  • Originial record located at British Public Record Office Class C. O. 5/1312, Part II.
Label
Records of the Virginia Colony
Note
This record is part of the Colonial Government record group (RG# 1)
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
17
Governing access note
No access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Library of Congress
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001525811
Reproduction note
Photostats (negative).
Type of unit
items (29 prints).

Subject

Genre

Member of

Library Locations

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