The Resource These items came to the Library of Virginia in transfer of court papers from Campbell County under the accession number 50580

These items came to the Library of Virginia in transfer of court papers from Campbell County under the accession number 50580

Label
1763-1868
Inclusive dates
1763-1868
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Campbell County (Va.) Records, 1763-1868, consist of the following records: deeds, land patents, land warrant, wills, guardian accounts, military and pension records, owers of attorney, petitions, manumission deeds emancipating slaves, slave patrol commssion, inventories and appraisements, estate accounts, obligation bonds, and a broadside
  • A civil suit between Thomas Jefferson and Samuel Scott, 1810. Jefferson claimed Scott forcibly entered and detained lands and tenements owned by Jefferson in Campbell County
  • A civil suit between Patrick Henry and Henry Walthall and others, 1796
  • A circular issued by the Conservative State Committee, 1868, expressing the committee's concerns about the 1868 state constitution, specifically in regards to social and political rights for African Americans
  • One newspaper - Virginia Gazette and Independent Chronicle, 29 September 1787
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Circuit Court (Campbell County). Browse search: Campbell County (Va.) Circuit Court.
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Biographical or historical data
Campbell County was named for William Campbell, a general in the militia during the Revolutionary War and one of the heroes of the Battle of Kings Mountain in 1780. The county was formed from Bedford County by an act passed on 15 December 1781. The county court first met on 7 February 1782.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Campbell County (Va.) Records
Location of other archival material
Additional Campbell County Court Records can be found on microfilm at The Library of Virginia web site. Consult "A Guide to Virginia County and City Records on Microfilm."
Label
These items came to the Library of Virginia in transfer of court papers from Campbell County under the accession number 50580
Note
These items came to the Library of Virginia in transfer of court papers from Campbell County under the accession number 50580
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
2
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Campbell County Circuit Court
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001698223
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
v.

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