The Resource Scott County (Va.) Wills and Settlements of Estates

Scott County (Va.) Wills and Settlements of Estates

Label
Scott County (Va.) Wills and Settlements of Estates, 1845-1852
Title
Scott County (Va.) Wills and Settlements of Estates
Inclusive dates
1845-1852
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Scott County (Va.) Wills and Settlements of Estates cover the years 1845-1852. Box 66 contains the surnames A-L and Box 65 contains the surnames M-Z
Member of
Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
Scott County was formed from Lee, Russell and Washington counties by a statute adopted on 24 November 1814. The county court first met on 14 February 1815. Scott County was named for General Winfied Scott, a native of Virginia, in recognition of his victories during the War of 1812. General Scott was later commanding general of the American army during the war with Mexico.
Cataloging source
Vi
Location of other archival material
Additional Scott County 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's web site.
Label
Scott County (Va.) Wills and Settlements of Estates
Note
These boxes came to the Library of Virginia in a transfer of court records from Scott County
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
2
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Scott County Circuit Court
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001681873
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
cu. ft. ( 2 record center boxes)

Library Locations

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