The Resource Westmoreland County (Va) Judgment John Norwood versus Administrator of Elizabeth Brinnon

Westmoreland County (Va) Judgment John Norwood versus Administrator of Elizabeth Brinnon

Label
Westmoreland County (Va) Judgment John Norwood versus Administrator of Elizabeth Brinnon, 1808
Title
Westmoreland County (Va) Judgment John Norwood versus Administrator of Elizabeth Brinnon
Inclusive dates
1808
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Westmoreland County (Va) Judgment John Norwood versus Administrator of Elizabeth Brinnon, 1808 Oct., was a civil suit in which the plaintiff sued for money owed by the defendant for providing Brinnon's servants and slaves meat, drink, washing, lodging, and board over a period of twenty years. The suit includes exhibits that record the names of slaves, year of birth, year of death, and family relationships
Member of
Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
  • Westmoreland County was named for the English county. It was formed from Northumberland County in 1653. The county seat is Montross.
  • Many loose papers were burned during both the Revolutionary War and the Civil War. Volumes that record deeds, court orders (except for an order book for the period 1764-1776), and wills exist.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Westmoreland County (Va) Judgment John Norwood versus Administrator of Elizabeth Brinnon
Note
  • These items came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from Westmoreland County
  • The collection is located at the State Record Center. Contact Archives Research Services for access information, directions, and hours
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Westmoreland County Circuit Court
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001681679
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
folder.

Library Locations

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