The Resource Washington County (Va.) Court Records

Washington County (Va.) Court Records

Label
Washington County (Va.) Court Records, 1800-1831
Title
Washington County (Va.) Court Records
Inclusive dates
1800-1831
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Washington County (Va.) Court Records, 1800-1831. The collection contains documents removed from Washington County court records: a land grant to John Preston, Assignee of Job Crabtree, 1800; a letter from James Fulton to William King, 1806; a letter from Henry Thompson to David Pierce, 1816; a letter from Alexander Fulton to William King, 1802; a land grant to Job Crabtree, 1830; two letters from William Morgan to his father Captain Alexander Morgan, 1815; a letter from Peter Mayo to L L. Henderson concerning a possible suit against the estate of William Trigg, 1815; three letters from John Morgan to William Carpenter, 1820, pertaining to a decree to sell Morgan's slaves; a letter pertaining to a deposition from the case McHenry vs. Mitchell, 1821; a letter from Franklin Smith to Congressman Alexander Smyth, 1824; and a letter from John Thompson to his wife in Woodford County, Kentucky, 1831
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Washington County is the first locality in the United States known to have been named for George Washington. It was formed from Fincastle County in 1776, and a part of Montgomery County was added later.
Cataloging source
Vi
Location of other archival material
  • For additional information concerning the replevin of these items see Larry I. Vass Case records, 1781-1973, found at the Library of Virginia.
  • Additional Washington County court records can be found on microfilm at the Library of Virginia. Consult "A Guide to Virginia County and City Records on Microfilm" and the <extref entityref="chancery">The Chancery Records Index.
Label
Washington County (Va.) Court Records
Note
These items form part of the Local Government Records Replevin Collection
Base of film
safety base polyester
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  • The Library of Virginia
Color
black and white
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
silver halide
Extent
34
Generation
service copy
Governing access note
Serve photocopy of the Land Grant to John Preston, 1800
Positive negative aspect
negative
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001574654
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01
ReductionRatioRange
low reduction ratio
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
p.

Library Locations

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      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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