A Guide to the King George County (Va.) Justice of the Peace Records, 1838-1940 King George County (Va.) Justice of the Peace Records 1155872, 1156297, 1168248, 1168952 and 1168954

A Guide to the King George County (Va.) Justice of the Peace Records, 1838-1940

A Collection in
the Library of Virginia
Collection Numbers 1155872, 1156297, 1168248, 1168952 and 1168954


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Repository
The Library of Virginia
Collection Numbers
1155872, 1156297, 1168248, 1168952 and 1168954
Title
King George County (Va.) Justice of the Peace Records, 1838-1940
Physical Description
5 v.
Collector
King George County (Va.) Circuit Court
Location
State Records Center- Archives Annex, Library of Virginia
Language
English

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

There are no restrictions.

Use Restrictions

There are no restrictions.

Preferred Citation

King George County (Va.) Justice of the Peace Records, 1838-1940. Local government records collection, King George County Court Records. The Library of Virginia, Richmond, Va. 23219.

Acquisition Information

These volumes and box came to the Library of Virginia under accession numbers 42662 and 42759.

Historical Information

King George County was formed from Richmond County by a statute of 23 December 1720. The county court first met on 19 May 1721. Part of Westmoreland County was added later. The county was named in honor of King George I.

Most loose records prior to 1830 are missing. Volumes that record deeds, court orders and wills exist.

Scope and Content

King George County (Va.) Justice of the Peace Records, 1838-1940, consist of a Criminal Record, a Judgment and Execution Book, Certificate of Fines and 2 Constables' Execution Books.

Related Material

Additional King George County Court Records can be found on microfilm at the Library of Virginia. Consult A Guide to Virginia County and City Records on Microfilm

King George County is one of Virginia's Lost Records Localities. Additional King George County Records may be found in the Virginia Lost Records Localities Digital Collection at the Library of Virginia. Search the Lost Records Localities Digital Collection available at Virginia Memory.

Index Terms

    Corporate Names:

  • King George County (Va.) Circuit Court.
  • Subjects:

  • Public records--Virginia--King George County.
  • Geographical Names:

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

  • Local government records--Virginia--King George County.