William & Mary | Earl Gregg Swem Library Special Collections Database

Search

Virginia Quitrents Collection, 1704-1705

Title
Virginia Quitrents Collection, 1704-1705
ID
Mss. 65 V82
Extent
0.25 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents
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.
Subjects
Land grants--Virginia
Land tenure--Virginia
Rent--Virginia
Virginia--Landowners
Genres
Photostats
Typescripts
Languages
English

Detailed Description

Full Finding Aid/Box List

Administrative Information

Acquired
07/07/1957.
Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Rights
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Acquisition Note
 Source: Miss Annie Laurie Smith, of Richmond, VA.
Gift
Related Materials

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

Preferred Citation
Virginia Quitrents Collection, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Collection
Printer-friendly Printer-friendly | Email Us Email Us