A Guide to the Northumberland County (Va.) Land Records, circa 1834-1915 Northumberland County (Va.) Land Records, circa 1834-1915 1182758-1182759

A Guide to the Northumberland County (Va.) Land Records, circa 1834-1915

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the Library of Virginia
Barcode numbers: 1182758-1182759


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Repository
The Library of Virginia
Barcode numbers
1182758-1182759
Title
Northumberland County (Va.) Land Records, circa 1834-1915
Physical Characteristics
0.2 cu. ft.
Collector
Northumberland County (Va.) Circuit Court
Location
Library of Virginia
Language
English

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

There are no restrictions.

Use Restrictions

There are no restrictions.

Preferred Citation

Northumberland County (Va.) Land Records, circa 1834-1915. Local government records collection, Northumberland County Court Records. The Library of Virginia, Richmond, Va. 23219.

Acquisition Information

These items came to the Library of Virginia in a transfer of court papers from Northumberland County under the accession number 43283.


Historical Information

Northumberland County probably was named for the English county. It was formed about 1645 from the district of Chickacoan, the early-seventeenth-century name for the region between the Potomac and the Rappahannock rivers.

Scope and Content

Northumberland County (Va.) Land Records, circa 1834-1915 consist of a petition to establish a boundry line (1915), a petition to establish a mill (1837), a petition for oyster planting grounds (1896), and three plats (1834, 1886, 1899).

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by subject and then chronologically.

Related Material

Additional Northumberland County Land Records can be found on microfilm at The Library of Virginia web site. Consult A Guide to Virginia County and City Records on Microfilm

Additional Northumberland County Land Records may be found at the Northumberland County Courthouse and the Library of Virginia.

Separated Material


Index Terms

    Corporate Names:

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

  • Land subdivision -- Virginia -- Northumberland County
  • Geographical Names:

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

  • Land records--Virginia--Northumberland County
  • Local government records--Virginia--Northumberland County
  • Mills (buildings)--Virginia--Northumberland County
  • Oysters--Virginia--Northumberland County
  • Plats--Virginia--Northumberland County

Significant Places Associated With the Collection

  • Northumberland County (Va.)--History