A Guide to the Nelson County (Ky.) Land Grant to William Shannon, 1792 May 3 Nelson County (Ky.) Land Grant to William Shannon, 1792 May 3 41008

A Guide to the Nelson County (Ky.) Land Grant to William Shannon, 1792 May 3

A Collection in
the Library of Virginia
Accession number 41008


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Repository
The Library of Virginia
Accession number
41008
Title
Nelson County (Ky.) Land Grant to William Shannon, 1792 May 3
Physical Characteristics
1 microfilm reel (3 images)
Collector
Robert Alonzo Brock
Location
Library of Virginia
Language
English
Abstract
This collection forms part of the Robert Alonzo Brock Collection at The Huntington Library, San Marino, California.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

There are no restrictions.

Use Restrictions

Should you wish to quote from or reproduce images of any of the materials, you must write to the Librarian of the Huntington Library, 1151 Oxford Road, San Marino, CA 91108, requesting formal permission to do so. Please note that you do not have to obtain permission if you are quoting fewer than fifty words, or if you are only citing the document. Images made with microfilm-reader printers are for research use only and may not be used for publication without permission.

Preferred Citation

Nelson County (Ky.) Land Grant to William Shannon, 1792 May 3, Robert Alonzo Brock Collection, Henry E. Huntington Library, San Marino, California.

Acquisition Information

The Robert Alonzo Brock Collection was filmed by The Huntington Library in cooperation with The Library of Virginia with funding provided by The Library of Virginia Foundation with the support of The Roller-Bottimore Foundation and The Robins Foundation. Microfilm received 15 April 2004.


Historical Information

Nelson County (Kentucky) was named for Thomas Nelson, Jr., governor of Virginia from June to November 1781. It was created in 1784. Nelson County became a part of the state of Kentucky when it was created in June 1792.

Scope and Content

Nelson County (Ky.) Land Grant to William Shannon, 1792 May 3.

Related Material

Additional Nelson County (Kentucky) Land Records can be found on microfilm at the Library of Virginia. Consult "A Guide to Kentucky County Records on Microfilm" found on the Library of Virginia web site.

Separated Material


Index Terms

    Corporate Names:

  • Nelson County (Ky.) Circuit Court.
  • Subjects:

  • Public records-- Kentucky--Nelson County.
  • Geographical Names:

  • Nelson County (Ky.)--History--18th century.
  • Genre and Form Terms:

  • Land grants--Kentucky--Nelson County.
  • Land records-- Kentucky--Nelson County.
  • Local government records--Kentucky--Nelson County.

Significant Places Associated With the Collection

  • Nelson County (Ky.)--History--18th century.