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Virginia Land Office

Overview
Works: 384 works in 425 publications in 1 language and 707 library holdings
Genres: History  Claims  Genealogy  Sources  Portraits  Legislative bills 
Roles: Composer, Editor
Classifications: Z1215, 929.3755
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Most widely held works about Virginia
 
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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 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Land office treasury warrant, no. [blank]. To the principal surveyor of any county within the commonwealth of Virginia by Virginia( )

3 editions published between 1782 and 1850 in English and held by 9 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
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

Northern Neck Proprietary existed from 1690-1781 and its records were later transferred to the Virginia Land Office
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
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 42 volumes contain "recorded copies of patents for land issued by the English crown between 1623-1706 and 1710-1774. A few issued under the authority of the Virginia Company of London and presented for re-recording in order to affirm title are interspersed under their original dates."--Virginia Land Office inventory, p. 3
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

Supplemental register of treasury warrants by Virginia( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Register containing entries carried over from the treasury warrant registers and listing the name of the person to whom the warrant was issued, the quantity of acres, the number of the warrant, its date of issue, and remarks regarding appropriations made on it. The volume begins and ends in column form, but many entries are in paragraph form. Notations regarding appropriations were entered as late as 1863
Military certificates, A-Z : July 14, 1782-August 5, 1876 by Virginia( Book )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To find bounty warrants, check the locality catalog under: Virginia - Land and property
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

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
Surveys, 1779-1878 ; index, land surveys, 1779-1924 by Virginia( Book )

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

A list of officers on Continental establishment by Virginia( Book )

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

No dates are found in this document
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

Northern Neck grants, 1690-1862 ; index, Northern Neck grants, 1690-1874 by Virginia. Northern Neck Proprietary( Book )

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

The Northern Neck area contains the counties of Lancaster, Richmond, Northumberland, King George, Westmoreland, Stafford, Prince William, Fauquier, Loudoun, and Fairfax. It may also contain the counties of Frederick, Culpeper, Shenandoah, Rappahannock, Clarke, Warren, Page, and part of West Virginia
Military warrants, nos. 1-1320, 1328-5020, 8780-9969 : August 8, 1782-September 21, 1889 by Virginia( Book )

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

Volumes contain "recorded copies of warrants issued by the Land Office on the basis of certificates from the governor proving Revolutionary War military service and thus eligibility for bounty land". -- Virginia Land Office inventory, p. 24
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
Argosy collection( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Subjects dealt with in the letters include slavery, the currency question, agriculture, land grants, politics and government, the silver question, education, and religion
 
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Alternative Names
Virginia. Register of the Land Office

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English (74)