The Resource Wythe County (Va.) Court Records

Wythe County (Va.) Court Records

Label
Wythe County (Va.) Court Records, 1799-1905
Title
Wythe County (Va.) Court Records
Inclusive dates
1799-1905
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Wythe County (Va.) Court Records, 1799-1905 (bulk 1800-1850). The collection contains various documents removed from Wythe County court records. Documents include affidavits, bills of complaint and answers, caveats, criminal records, decrees, deeds, depositions, letters and accounts, pleas, subpoenas, a guardianship appointment, an injunction bond, a judgment, as well as several envelopes, a postcard, and a statement of costs. Chancery causes referenced in the documents include Simpkins vs. Peyton, Kennedy vs. Edmiston, Owens vs. Literary Fund, Hughes vs. Brabson, Calfee vs. Carter, Smith vs. Kincaid, Irons vs. Thompson, Byars vs. Campbell, McKee and Greenway vs. McCann, Harnegar vs. Day, Huffman vs. Thompson, Toncray vs. Davison's Administrator, Carter vs. Hill, and Sheffey vs. Pierce and Jackson. Also included are a land grant to S. Philipie, 1810; and lists of sales of lead from lead mines, 1818 and 1822
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Wythe County was named for George Wythe, a signer of the Declaration of Independence and chancellor of Virginia in 1789 when Wythe County was formed from Montgomery County. Part of Grayson 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 Wythe County court records can be found on microfilm at the Library of Virginia. Consult "A Guide to Virginia County Records on Microfilm" found on the Library of Virginia web site.
Label
Wythe County (Va.) Court Records
Note
These items form part of the Local Government Records Replevin Collection
Base of film
safety base polyester
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Color
black and white
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
silver halide
Extent
0.50
Generation
service copy
Governing access note
Serve photocopy of the land grant to S. Philipie, 1810
Positive negative aspect
negative
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001574668
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/reductionRatio
01
ReductionRatioRange
low reduction ratio
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
cu. ft. (2 boxes)

Library Locations

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