The Resource Warren County (Va.) Bonds/Commissions/Oaths

Warren County (Va.) Bonds/Commissions/Oaths

Label
Warren County (Va.) Bonds/Commissions/Oaths, 1827-1951
Title
Warren County (Va.) Bonds/Commissions/Oaths
Inclusive dates
1827-1951
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Warren County (Va.) Bonds/Commissions/Oaths, 1827-1951, includes Official's Oaths, Bond Books, Forthcoming Bonds, Officer's Bond Book, List of Officer's Bond, Record of County Officer's Bonds, All Bonds Except Officer's Bonds, and a bond book for Special Commissioners and Trustees
Member of
Action
Described
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.
  • Bonds are obligations or covenants between persons, made binding by a money guarantee. Bonds are given for various causes. They show the names of the principal and sureties, the date, amount and condition of the obligation, and signatures. Person receiving commissions to serve as officials in ths county or city governments provided a bond for their service.
  • People were given commissions by the Colonial Government, the State Government and other groups to serve as officers in the militia and the county or city government. Once they received a commission, they had to take an Oath of Office to serve.
Cataloging source
Vi
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.
Label
Warren County (Va.) Bonds/Commissions/Oaths
Note
  • These items came to the Library of Virginia in a transfer of court papers from Warren County
  • This collection is located at the the State Records Center. Contact Archives Research Services for access information, directions and hours
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Contents list
Extent
13
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Warren County Circuit Court
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001687085
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
boxes and or volumes.

Library Locations

    • Library of VirginiaBorrow it
      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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