The Resource Wythe County (Va.) List of Free Negroes within the District of Joseph J. Graham

Wythe County (Va.) List of Free Negroes within the District of Joseph J. Graham

Label
Wythe County (Va.) List of Free Negroes within the District of Joseph J. Graham, 1838
Title
Wythe County (Va.) List of Free Negroes within the District of Joseph J. Graham
Inclusive dates
1838
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Wythe County (Va.) List of Free Negroes within the District of Joseph J. Graham, 1838. The list was compiled by Graham, Commissioner of the Revenue for Wythe County, for tax purposes. It documents the name, gender, residence, and occupation of circa 29 free African Americans living in Wythe County in 1838
Member of
Action
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
Label
Wythe County (Va.) List of Free Negroes within the District of Joseph J. Graham
Note
This item came to the Library of Virginia under the accession number 36884
Arrangement
Alphabetical by surname.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001571072
Reproduction note
Photocopy.
Type of unit
leaf.

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