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Virginia Land Office

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Works: 386 works in 425 publications in 1 language and 755 library holdings
Genres: History  Claims  Genealogy  Sources  Legislative bills 
Roles: Composer, Editor
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Most widely held works by Virginia
Virginia land office inventory by Daphne S Gentry( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patents no( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virginia Colonial patents for years 1624-1774 inclusive
Land office treasury warrant, no. [blank]. To the principal surveyor of any county within the commonwealth of Virginia by Virginia( Book )

3 editions published between 1782 and 1850 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

County abstracts, nos. 0-42 by Virginia( Book )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abstracts cover ca. 1623-1923 and seem to index patents, v. 1-42, and grants, v. A-Z, A2-D2, and 1-123
Grants, 1779-1921 ; index, land grants, bks. 74-124, ca. 1825-1921 by Virginia( Book )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Northern Neck survey register by Virginia. Northern Neck Proprietary( Book )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A register of all the Northern Neck Surveys, which were received from the Proprietary Office, and which were on file in the Commonwealth Land Office, in the year 1810. Made out by Charles Blagrove, Reg. L. Off. in the year aforesaid, from the papers as he found them on file."--1st page
Patents, 1623-1774, 42 vols. ; index, land patents, [to] volumes 1-42 by Virginia. Secretary of the Colony( Book )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The original records were recorded under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of the Colony of Virginia. They were later transferred to the Virginia Land Office
Registers, exchange treasury warrants, nos. 1-5318 by Virginia( Book )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plats and certificates( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These records contain surveys and accompanying papers on which grants were issued through the register of the Land Office between 1779 and 1924, the secretary of the commonwealth between 1925 and 1948, and the state librarian since 1949. Supplemental papers include warrants, assignments, affidavits, and copies of county court records
List of plats and certificates delivered to Kentucky : October 23, 1779-May 30, 1792 by Virginia( Book )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A legislative act in 1793 directed the Virginia Land Office to turn over all original papers pertaining to the state of Kentucky. The papers were given in 1798 to Edmund Thomas, an agent for Kentucky. This volume lists those papers
Account book of purchases certified to the Governor for payment by Virginia( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Information relevant to the Capitol police force, such as the names of men assigned to duty on Sundays and holidays and of men absent from duty on specific days and the reasons for their absence, is included for part of the period
List of plats and certificates delivered to Kentucky by Virginia( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The papers given on July 21, 1798, to Edmund Thomas, agent for the state of Kentucky, are listed in this volume. In columns are listed the name of the person for whom the survey was made, the quantity of land within the tract, the date on which the survey was returned, the county in which the land was located, and a notation on any enclosures. Copies of orders by which agents received the title papers are also included
Agency history by Virginia( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This agency history describes the evolution of the local court system in Virginia
A list of land claimed by the settlers and preemptioners in the District of Kentucky; [Monongalia, Yohogania, and Ohio; Augusta, Botetourt, and Greenbrier; Washington and Montgomery] and for which certificates by the commissioners have been granted by Virginia( Book )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

District of Kentucky is now in Kentucky. Districts of Monongalia, Ohio, and Greenbrier are now in West Virginia. Districts of Augusta, Botetourt, Washington and Montgomery are in Virginia. District of Yohogania is in Pennsylvania
Bond for the Deputy Register for the Kentucky District( )

1 edition published in 1792 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This record contains Willis Green's bond for 10,000lbs to Charles Lewis, register, given upon his assuming the duties of deputy register for the Kentucky District. The securities are Baker Ewing, Christopher Greenup, Harry Innes, and John Logan
Opinions of the Attorney General relating to land matters by Virginia( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second file containes opinions presented by the attorney general in reply to requests from the register for answers to questions relating to various types of land problems. These opinions were given in the years 1791, 1794-1796, 1798, 1801, 1803, 1806, 1811-1812, 1814-1815, 1823, 1826, 1828, 1830, 1842, 1852, and 1859
Journal of the House of Delegates of the commonwealth of Virginia : begun and held at ... Richmond, on Monday, the third day of December ... one thousand eight hundred and four by Virginia( Book )

2 editions published between 1794 and 1796 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter of the register of the Land Office, covering a list of the certificates of the escheators by Virginia( Book )

1 edition published in 1821 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journal of Survey by Virginia( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These records consist of the journal of land surveys received by the office of the deputy register for the Western Waters [Kentucky]. Recorded in columns are the date on which the survey was received into the Kentucky office, the proprietor's name, the quantity of land involved, the number assigned the survey in the office, and the money received both in composition and surveyor's fees. Surveys received between April 1782 and June 1783 are numbered 1 through 375. Those received after July 1, 1783. are unnumbered. Surveys received between January 1784 and September 1791 are also not numbered
 
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Alternative Names
Virginia. Register of the Land Office

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English (67)