A Guide to the Mecklenburg County (Va.) Will Books, 1782-1798 Mecklenburg County (Va.) Will Books, 1782-1798 1146671-1146672

A Guide to the Mecklenburg County (Va.) Will Books, 1782-1798

A Collection in
the Library of Virginia
Barcode numbers 1146671-1146672


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Repository
The Library of Virginia
Barcode numbers
1146671-1146672
Title
previous hitMecklenburg next hit previous hitCounty next hit (Va.) Will Books, 1782-1798
Physical Characteristics
2 vols. (723 p.) These volumes are negative photostatic copies.
Collector
previous hitMecklenburg next hit previous hitCounty next hit (Va.) Circuit Court.
Location
Library of Virginia
Language
English

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

There are no restrictions.

Use Restrictions

Use microfilm copy, previous hitMecklenburg next hit previous hitCounty next hit (Va.) Reel 23.

Preferred Citation

previous hitMecklenburg next hit previous hitCounty next hit (Va.) Will Books, 1782-1798. previous hitMecklenburg next hit previous hitCounty next hit (Va.) Reel 23, Local government records collection, previous hitMecklenburg next hit previous hitCounty next hit Court Records. The Library of Virginia, Richmond, Va. 23219.

Acquisition Information

These items came to the Library of Virginia in shipments of court papers from previous hitMecklenburg next hit previous hitCounty next hit.

Historical Information

previous hitMecklenburg next hit previous hitCounty next hit was formed in 1764 from Lunenburg previous hitCounty next hit.

The will books of previous hitMecklenburg next hit previous hitCounty next hit (Va.) in this collection were created by the previous hitCounty next hit Court.

Created in 1764. Numerous loose records prior to 1783 are missing. Volumes that record deeds, court orders, and wills exist.

Scope and Content

Will books, 1782-1798, of previous hitMecklenburg next hit previous hitCounty next hit Court. The will books includes the name of testator, list of heirs and year the wills were proven in court and probate records such as inventories and appraisements.

Arrangement

Chronological

Related Material

Additional previous hitMecklenburg next hit previous hitCounty next hit Wills can be found on microfilm at the Library of Virginia. Consult "A Guide to Virginia previous hitCounty next hit and City Records on Microfilm."

Mecklenberg previous hitCounty is one of Virginia's Lost Records Localities. Additional Mecklenberg Court Records may be found in the Virginia Lost Records Localities Collection at the Library of Virginia. Search the Lost Records Localites Database found on the Library of Virginia's web site.

Index Terms

    Corporate Names:

  • previous hitMecklenburg next hit previous hitCounty next hit (Va.) Circuit Court
  • Geographical Names:

  • previous hitMecklenburg next hit previous hitCounty next hit (Va.)--History--18th century.
  • Genre and Form Terms:

  • Appraisals--Virginia--previous hitMecklenburg next hit previous hitCounty next hit.
  • Estate inventories--Virginia--previous hitMecklenburg next hit previous hitCounty next hit.
  • Local government records--Virginia--previous hitMecklenburg next hit previous hitCounty next hit.
  • Will books--Virginia--previous hitMecklenburg next hit previous hitCounty next hit.
  • Wills--Virginia--previous hitMecklenburg next hit previous hitCounty next hit.
  • Added Entry-Corporate Name:

  • previous hitMecklenburg next hit previous hitCounty next hit (Va.) previous hitCounty next hit Court.

Significant Places Associated With the Collection

  • Mecklenburg County (Va.)--History--18th century.

Contents List

Barcode number 1146671: Will Book 2, 1782-1788
Barcode number 1146672: Will Book 3, 1788-1798