The Resource Warren County (Va.) Miscellaneous Records

Warren County (Va.) Miscellaneous Records

Warren County (Va.) Miscellaneous Records, 1866-1914 (bulk 1890-1914)
Warren County (Va.) Miscellaneous Records
Inclusive dates
1866-1914 (bulk 1890-1914)
  • Warren County (Va.) Miscellaneous Records, 1866-1914 (bulk 1890-1914), includes Certificates of the Board of Dental Examiners, Certificates from Board of Medical Examiners, Mechanic Lien Docket, and Estray Book
  • The Board of Dental Examiners certify dentist and dental hygienist who meet their requirements to work in Virginia
  • Board of Medical Examiners certify physcians and surgeons who meet their requirements to work in Virginia
  • An estray is an animal who's owner's name is unknown. An Estray Book is a register giving public notice of valuable, tame animals, either lost or found wandering and presumed escaped from their owners. These records allow the owners to reclaim their animals
  • A lien is a claim, encumbrance, or a charge on property for payment of some debt, obligation, or duty. A Mechanic's lien is a claim created by state statutes for the purpose of securing payment of the price or value of work performed and materials furnished in erecting, improving or repairing a building or other structures
  • A Docket is a brief record of proceedings in a court of justice. It usually gives the style of the suit and the date the court first dealt with it. Sometime it gives the date the suit was removed from the docket
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Biographical or historical data
Warren County was named for Joseph Warren, the revolutionary patriot who sent Paul Revere and William Dawes on their famous rides and who was killed at the Battle of Bunker Hill. The county was formed from Frederick and Shenandoah counties in 1836.
Cataloging source
Location of other archival material
Additional Warren County Court Records can be found on microiflm at the Library of Virginia. Consult "A Guide to Virginia County and City Records on Microfilm" found on the Library of Virginia web site.
Warren County (Va.) Miscellaneous Records
These items came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Warren County
  • The Library of Virginia
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Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Warren County Circuit Court
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
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