The Resource Spotsylvania County (Va.) Court Records

Spotsylvania County (Va.) Court Records

Label
Spotsylvania County (Va.) Court Records, 1820-1842
Title
Spotsylvania County (Va.) Court Records
Inclusive dates
1820-1842
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Spotsylvania County (Va.) Court Records, 1820-1842. The collection contains nine documents removed from Spotyslvania County court records: a letter from Thomas Smith to Carter L. Stephenson, 1820; a letter from Thomas R. Rootes to John Tayloe Lomax concerning a complaint against Rootes, made by Walker's Executors, 1820; a letter from S. Humphrey to Richard Jackson, 1823, asking for money; the answer of B. Harrison and Mary his wife from the chancery cause John Turning vs. Administrator of Mann Page, 1825; letters from Mann Page and Mary Harrison to Dr. William Brown concerning the sale of slaves to pay debts, 1825 and 1829; a notice of publication from the Superior Court of Chancery, Fredericksburg District, for the chancery cause Benjamin Porter, etc. vs. John Porter, Executor of Benjamin Porter, etc., 1830; and a letter from Robert N. Trice to George W. Bassett, Administrator of J. Bassett, 1837. Also included is a Spotsylvania County Circuit Superior Court of Law and Chancery judgment, Assignee of Joseph Dabney vs. Harvey G. Sharp, 1842
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Spotsylvania County was named for Alexander Spotswood, lieutenant governor of Virginia from 1710 to 1722. It was formed from Essex, King William, and King and Queen Counties in 1720.
Cataloging source
Vi
Location of other archival material
  • For additional information concerning the replevin of these items see Larry I. Vass Case records, 1781-1973, found at the Library of Virginia.
  • Additional Spotsylvania County court records can be found on microfilm at the Library of Virginia. Consult "A Guide to Virginia County and City Records on Microfilm."
Label
Spotsylvania County (Va.) Court Records
Note
These items form part of the Local Government Records Replevin Collection
Base of film
safety base polyester
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  • The Library of Virginia
Color
black and white
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
silver halide
Extent
17
Generation
service copy
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Positive negative aspect
negative
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001574601
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01
ReductionRatioRange
low reduction ratio
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
p.

Library Locations

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      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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