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Surry County (Va.)--History--18th century

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Land Indenture between Samuel Potts and Philip Ludwell

Identifier: UA 381
Scope and Contents

Two copies of an indenture between Samuel Potts of London, England and Philip Ludwell of James City County, Virginia for the purchase of a plantation in Surry County, Virginia called "Colledge Land."

Dates: 1704 December 2

Land Indenture between Thomas Jones and the College of William & Mary

Identifier: UA 383
Scope and Contents

Land indenture between Thomas Jones and the College of William & Mary, dated 1723. The indenture covers a tract of land in Prince George and Surry Counties. The revenue from this land was to be used for maintaining and educating scholars at the College.

Dates: 1723

Sussex County, Va. Merchant's Account Book

Identifier: Mss. MsV Ame1u Oversize
Scope and Contents

Account book of an unknown merchant, probably from Sussex County, Virginia.  Some accounts include people from Isle of Wight County, Virginia and Surry County, Virginia.

Dates: 1770-1771