The Resource This item came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Caroline County

This item came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Caroline County

Label
1826-1830
Inclusive dates
1826-1830
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Daybook, 1826-1830, of an unidentified merchant that records on a daily basis business conducted in Bowling Green, Virginia located in Caroline County. It records name of customer, merchandise purchased, and the amount owed or paid. Merchandise sold include whiskey, farm tools, knives, sugar, candles, and silk
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Described
Biographical or historical data
  • Caroline County was named for Caroline of Anspach, consort of George II. It was formed from Essex, King and Queen, and King William Counties in 1728, and additional parts of King and Queen were added in 1742 and 1762.
  • Most loose records and deed books prior to 1836 and will books prior to 1853 were stolen, mutilated, and/or destroyed by Union troops who ransacked the courthouse in May 1864. A near-complete run of order books exists.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Daybook
Location of other archival material
Caroline County is one of Virginia's Lost Records Localities. Additional Caroline County Court Records may be found in the Virginia Lost Records Localities Digital Collection.
Label
This item came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Caroline County
Note
This item came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Caroline County
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Caroline County Circuit Court
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000500606
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
v. (530 p.)

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