The Resource Virginia Dept. of the Treasury, Unclaimed Property: Papers of James S. Byrd

Virginia Dept. of the Treasury, Unclaimed Property: Papers of James S. Byrd

Label
Virginia Dept. of the Treasury, Unclaimed Property: Papers of James S. Byrd, 1901-1957
Title
Virginia Dept. of the Treasury, Unclaimed Property: Papers of James S. Byrd
Inclusive dates
1901-1957
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • This collection consists of unclaimed property personal papers (Accession 43250) 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 1259878 contains a marriage certificate for L.M. Byrd and L.M. Minter, married 26 December 1901, in Henry County, Virginia; a deed made between J.F. Bell and Allie L. Bell of the first part, and L.M. Byrd of the second part, for property located in Martinsville, Virginia, dated 27 February 1928; a life insurance policy for Maude Byrd, dated 22 July 1929; a deed made between Lewis M. Byrd and Lena M. Byrd of the first part and S.G. Whittle, Jr., J.C. Shockley and K.C. Whittle of the second part, for property located in Martinsville, Virginia, dated 22 June 1934; and a certificate of membership in the Virginia Mutual Burial Association for Lena M. Byrd, dated 23 November 1938
  • This lot also contains a deed made between Lewis M. Byrd and Lena M. Byrd of the first part, and K.C. Whittle, J.R. Gregory and M.H. MacBryde, Jr. of the second part, for property located in Martinsville, Virginia, dated 13 April 1939; a deed for burial plots in Roselawn Burial Park in Martinsville, Virginia, dated 4 November 1950; a fire insurance policy covering property located in Martinsville, Virginia, dated 28 February 1955; the last will and testament of Lewis M. Byrd, dated November 1955; a receipt for funeral services, dated 22 August 1957; and an undated note regarding money given to the Byrd children
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
Citation source
Salmon, John S., comp. A GUIDE TO STATE RECORDS IN THE ARCHIVES BRANCH OF THE VIRGINIA BRANCH OF THE VIRGINIA STATE LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES. Richmond: Virginia State Library, 1985
Label
Virginia Dept. of the Treasury, Unclaimed Property: Papers of James S. Byrd
Note
Lot Number: 1259878
Arrangement
Arranged numerically by lot number.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Angela Milby - Virginia Dept. of the Treasury
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001587300
Terms governing use
There are no use restrictions.
Type of unit
folder.

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