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Label
1813-1870
Inclusive dates
1813-1870
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Papers, 1813-1870, of Walter Lloyd Fontaine (1787-1860), an attorney and farmer of Buckingham, Goochland, Greenbrier Counties, and Williamsburg, Virginia, and Kentucky and Tennessee, consisting of receipts, invoices, letters, promissory notes, and a bill of sale. The documents principally concern Fontaine's legal involvement in estate administration and settlement. Fontaine family members comprise the majority of estates settled. There also is material relating to slave sales
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Walter Lloyd Fontaine (1787-1860) was the son of Abraham (1757-1831) and Sarah Ballard Fontaine (1762-1825) of Charles City and Goochland Counties, Virginia. He married first G. Nicholas and second M. F. Nicholas. With his second wife he had a child named Walter Scott Fontaine (b. 1826). Walter Lloyd Fontaine moved often both in Virginia and out-of-state. Records list his occupation as both an attorney and a farmer.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Papers
Label
!UNKNOWN LABEL
Link
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaead/published/lva/vivadoc.pl?file=vi00320.xml
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  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
38
Immediate source of acquisition
L&T Respess Books
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000500361
Type of unit
p.

Library Locations

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