The Resource Wills from Virginia Land Office records, A-Z

Wills from Virginia Land Office records, A-Z

Label
Wills from Virginia Land Office records, A-Z, 1656-1868
Title
Wills from Virginia Land Office records, A-Z
Inclusive dates
1656-1868
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Language
eng
Summary
These records contain wills included as supplemental papers in several series of Land Office records but removed from the records and set up as a separate series. There are no cross references to the specific series from which the wills were removed. The wills are from the years 1656; 1679; 1690; 1726; 1750; 1752; 1758-1759; 1761-1763; 1767; 1770; 1772; 1774; 1784-1786; 1789; 1795-1796; 1800; 1803-1804; 1808; 1810-1811; 1815; 1817; 1819; 1831; 1834; 1845; 1848-1849; 1851; 1868
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Land Office (Search Virginia Land Office as author).
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  • Described
  • Revised
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 10
Citation source
Land Office Inventory
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  • Wills from Land Office Records (taken from list filed in box; dates refer when will was probated): James Bell, Augusta County, 28 May 1752; Thomas Bentley, Henrico County, 7 November 1785; Daniel Carroll Brent, Stafford County, 10 April 1815; Henry Brinker, Frederick County, 5 August 1772; Michael Brown, Wythe County, 13 August 1849; Charles S. Carson, Washington County, 24 May 1815; Samuel Couch, Goochland County, [20 January 1800]; John Crutchfield, Spotsylvania County, 1 February 1819; Cole Digges, Hanover County, 27 August 1817; Roger Duff, Frederick County, [died 29 September 1789; never admitted to probate]; John Ellis, Frederick County, 7 September 1762; John Evans, Loudoun County, 9 November 1767; Thomas Farley, Montgomery County, October 1796; Israel Folsom, Prince William County, 2 March 1772; William Fontaine, Hanover County, 24 October 1810; Henry Garnett, Essex County, 16 September 1811;
  • Andrew Hays, Rockbridge County, 2 May 1786; James Hays, Smyth County, 17 June 1851; Ralph Hughes, Frederick County, 1 September 1767; Aaron Jenkins, Frederick County, 4 April 1759; Jeoffry Johnson, Prince William County, 28 August 1758; Robert Johnson, Frederick County, 1 November 1763; Henry Lee and Ann R. Lee, Hardy County, 3 November 1840; Paulina Legrand, Charlotte County, 3 March 1845; John McClenachan, Augusta County, 16 November 1774; David Malin, Frederick County, 4 March 1761; Hezekiah Morton, Prince Edward County, 15 August 1831; Pattey Morton, Prince Edward County, 16 June 1834; Thomas Nelson, King William County, 25 September 1804; Thomas Odonell, Stafford County, 10 September 1690; Arthur O'Neal, Hampshire County, 8 December 1761; Samuel Peachy, Richmond County, 1 June 1795; William Peachey, Essex County, 20 June 1803; John Peck, Giles County, November 1848; Benjamin Powell, Charleston, South Carolina, 4 November 1808; Leonard Price, Goochland County, 18 March 1772;
  • Edmund Read, Charlotte County, 7 February 1803; William Sanders, Westmoreland County, 29 June 1726; Cary Simmons, Floyd County, 7 April 1868; Henry Sparks, Culpeper County, 19 April 1770; Alexander Stuart, Frederick County, 5 July 1758; Thomas Thweatt, Dinwiddie County, 20 October 1845; Edward Travis, James City County, 13 June 1784; Morris Vele, Prince William County, 25 June 1750; Edward Walker, Northumberland County, 20 September 1656; Andrew Watson, Stafford County, 9 July 1679; and Francis Eppes Woodlief, Petersburg, 5 February 1810
Label
Wills from Virginia Land Office records, A-Z
Link
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaxtf/view?docId=lva/vi04808.xml
Note
These records are part of the Virginia Land Office record group (RG#4)
Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically.
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  • The Library of Virginia
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Extent
.2 cu. ft.
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Secretary of the Commonwealth
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000486239

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