The Resource Nansemond County (Va.) Records, 1866-1932
- Nansemond County (Va.) Records, 1866-1932
- Inclusive dates
- Nansemond County (Va.) Records, 1866-1932, contain Bonds/Commissions/Oaths, 1866, 1870, 1890, 1895, 1899, 1919, 1928; Business Records, 1924; Court Records, 1873; Criminal Records, 1925-1928; Judgments, 1879-1933; Fiduciary Records, 1869, 1881, 1913-1932; Land Records, 1871, 1891, 1896, 1912, 1914, 1928; Organization Records, 1891, 1896, 1902, 1931; Road and Bridge Records, 1927; and Tax and Fiscal Records, 1890-1904
- Biographical or historical data
- Nansemond County was created as Upper Norfolk County by 1640 and in 1642 was renamed Nansemond County for the Nansemond Indians, who lived in the area in the early seventeenth century. The county seat was Suffolk. The county became the independent city of Nansemond on 1 July 1972, and on 1 January 1974 Nansemond merged with the city of Suffolk. The entire area is now known as Suffolk.
- Records were destroyed in three separate fires: the earliest consumed the house of the court clerk in April 1734 (where the records were kept at that time), the second was set by British troops in 1779, and the last occurred on 7 February 1866.
- Cataloging source
- Location of other archival material
- Nansemond County is one of Virginia's Lost Records Localities. Additional Nansemond County Court Records may be found in the Virginia Lost Records Localities Digital Collection.
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