The Resource Richmond County (Va.) Deed of Bargain and Sale, John Wormeley to Robert Wormeley Carter

Richmond County (Va.) Deed of Bargain and Sale, John Wormeley to Robert Wormeley Carter

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Richmond County (Va.) Deed of Bargain and Sale, John Wormeley to Robert Wormeley Carter, 1784 Aug. 2
Title
Richmond County (Va.) Deed of Bargain and Sale, John Wormeley to Robert Wormeley Carter
Inclusive dates
1784 Aug. 2
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Language
eng
Summary
Richmond County (Va.) Deed of Bargain and Sale, John Wormeley to Robert Wormeley Carter, 1784 Aug. 2. The deed documents the sale of 1,475 acres of land in King and Queen County from John Wormeley to Robert Wormeley Carter of Sabine Hall, for three hundred pounds. The deed indicates the land formerly belonged to Joseph King and his heirs, William Robinson and Mrs. Elizabeth Wormeley
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  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
  • Richmond County may have been named for Richmond borough in Surrey, England, or for Charles Lennox, first duke of Richmond and a son of King Charles II. It was formed from Old Rappahannock County in 1692. The county seat is Warsaw.
  • Some volumes were burned and mutilated through unknown causes; in addition, the will books prior to 1699 were missing as early as 1793, and order books for the period 1794-1816 are also missing. Numerous loose records prior to 1781 are missing as well.
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Vi
Location of other archival material
  • Additional Richmond County Land Records can be found on microfilm at the Library of Virginia web site. Consult "A Guide to Virginia County and City Records on Microfilm" found on the Library of Virginia web site.
  • Richmond County is one of Virginia's Lost Records Localities. Additional Richmond County Court Records may be found in the Virginia Lost Records Localities Digital Collection.
Label
Richmond County (Va.) Deed of Bargain and Sale, John Wormeley to Robert Wormeley Carter
Note
This item came to the Library of Virginia under accession number 39918z
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2
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There are no restrictions
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001555695
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Type of unit
p.

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