The Resource Virginia Dept. of the Treasury, Unclaimed Property: Papers of William and Anna Sawyer

Virginia Dept. of the Treasury, Unclaimed Property: Papers of William and Anna Sawyer

Label
Virginia Dept. of the Treasury, Unclaimed Property: Papers of William and Anna Sawyer, 1911-1970
Title
Virginia Dept. of the Treasury, Unclaimed Property: Papers of William and Anna Sawyer
Inclusive dates
1911-1970
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • This collection consists of unclaimed property personal papers (Accession 50624) delivered to the Virginia Dept. of the Treasury from banks, executors, administrators or any other safekeeping repositories who have come into the possession of unclaimed property. Typically these personal papers will include correspondence, financial records, and legal or business papers from estates with unknown heirs
  • Lot 11599 contains a social security for William A. Sawyer, Sr.; a baptismal certificate for Anna Gregorek, 1911; a naturalization certificate for Ignatz Gregorek, 1924; a seaman's identification certificate for William Sawyer with attached photograph, 1940; marriage certificates for William A. Sawyer and Anna Gregorek, the first from New Jersey in 1941 and the second from St. Stanislaus Church in New York City in 1942; a service certificate for William A. Sawyer from the U.S. Merchant Marines, 1946; copies of death certificates for Josephine and Ignatus Gregorek, 1948 and 1952; declaration of trust for AT&T by Anna Sawyer on behalf of William A. Sawyer, Jr., 1955; an AT&T stock certificate made out to Anna Sawyer and William Sawyer Jr, 1959; an employees' stock plan from AT&T for A. Sawyer, 1962; an invoice from the B. W. Foster Funeral Home for services rendered Anna Sawyer, 1965; a verified transcription of the death certificate for Anna Sawyer, 1965; a letter from AT&T to William Sawyer, 1965; a letter to William Sawyer from the Social Security Administration about survivor benefits, 1966; and a marriage certificate for William Albert Sawyer Sr. and Marcella Vivian Lester, 1970
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Dept. of the Treasury. (Search Virginia Dept. of the Treasury as author).
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Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
The Treasurer is the custodian of any property presumed abandoned and remitted to the state's custody for safekeeping. The intangible personal property is retained by the Treasurer after being declared unclaimed, for eventual delivery to the person claiming an interest in said property pursuant to Sections 55-210.20 through 55-210.22 of the Code of Virginia. Per Library of Virginia retention schedule 152-006, intangible personal property records are retained by the Dept. of Treasury for 20 years and then any records deemed archival are transferred to the Library of Virginia for permanent retention.
Cataloging source
VIC
Label
Virginia Dept. of the Treasury, Unclaimed Property: Papers of William and Anna Sawyer
Note
Lot Number: 11599
Arrangement
Arranged numerically by lot number.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
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001698920
Terms governing use
There are no use restrictions.
Type of unit
folder

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