A Guide to the Westmoreland County (Va.) Appointments of trustees for churches and other organizations, 1852-1914 Westmoreland County (Va.) Appointments of trustees for churches and other organizations, 1852-1914 0007510673

A Guide to the Westmoreland County (Va.) Appointments of trustees for churches and other organizations, 1852-1914

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the Library of Virginia
Barcode number: 0007510673


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Repository
The Library of Virginia
Barcode number
0007510673
Title
Westmoreland County (Va.) Appointments of trustees for churches and other organizations, 1852-1914
Physical Characteristics
.08 cu. ft. (1 file folder)
Collector
Westmoreland County (Va.) Circuit Court.
Location
Library of Virginia
Language
English

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

There are no restrictions.

Use Restrictions

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Preferred Citation

Westmoreland County (Va.) Appointments of trustees for churches and other organizations, 1852-1914. Local government records collection, Westmoreland County Court Records. The Library of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia 23219.

Acquisition Information

These items came to the Library of Virginia in transfers of court papers from Westmoreland County.


Historical Information

Westmoreland County was formed from Northumberland County in 1653. Part of King George County was added in 1777.

Scope and Content

Westmoreland County (Va.) Appointments of trustees for churches and other organizations, 1852-1914, contains documents that report to the court changes in trustees for white and African American churches. Most appointments relate to church trustees but there are two other organizations named as well including the Ladies Colonial Beach Union Chapel Association (1906) and the Sons and Daughters of Wisdom (1908). The appointments name the new trustees and sometimes the trustees who are being replaced.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Index Terms

    Corporate Names:

  • Westmoreland County (Va.) Circuit Court.
  • Subjects:

  • Associations, institutions, etc. -- Westmoreland County.
  • Church trustees -- Virginia -- Westmoreland County.
  • Friendly societies -- Virginia -- Westmoreland County.
  • Geographical Names:

  • Westmoreland County (Va). -- History.
  • Genre and Form Terms:

  • Appointing -- Virginia -- Westmoreland County.
  • Church records -- Virginia -- Westmoreland County.
  • Local government records -- Virginia -- Westmoreland County.
  • Organization records -- Virginia -- Westmoreland County.

Significant Places Associated With the Collection

  • Westmoreland County (Va). -- History.