Negative photostats of longhand transcripts of the 1704 Virginia quitrent lists for twenty counties. The lists give the names of landowners and acres held, with occasional comments on absentee landholders. Originals located at the Public Records Office, London, England.
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Source: Miss Annie Laurie Smith, of Richmond, VA. Gift
Originals are located at the Public Records Office, London, England. OCRC # 23185232
Mss. 39.2 V82 co Virginia Counties Collection, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library
Virginia Quitrents Collection, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.