The Resource Rights for land of the Virginia Land Office

Rights for land of the Virginia Land Office

Label
Rights for land of the Virginia Land Office, 1738-1750
Title
Rights for land of the Virginia Land Office
Inclusive dates
1738-1750
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These records contain printed forms signifying that a stated sum had been paid and that the bearer was entitled to the specified acreage, at a ratio of one crown for fifty acres. Only the date and the signatures of the deputy auditor John Blair and receivers general John Grymes and Philip Grymes are written by hand. Several of the records have annotations on the back, including the names those records were issued to: Joshua Fry, M. Eaton, Isaac Hale, Lewis Whitehead, Edmund Wooldridge, and John Madison
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Colonial Land Office (Search Virginia Colonial Land Office as author).
Member of
Action
  • Described
  • Revised
  • Revised
  • Revised
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 3
Citation source
Land Office Inventory
Label
Rights for land of the Virginia Land Office
Link
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaxtf/view?docId=lva/vi04815.xml
Note
These records are part of the Virginia Land Office record group (RG#4)
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid
Extent
47 items.
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Secretary of the Commonwealth
Organization method
Arranged chronologically.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000486405

Library Locations

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