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Grayson County (Va.)--History--19th century

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Alexander M. Davis Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.1 D30
Scope and Contents Correspondence and accounts of Alexander Mathews Davis, lawyer of Grayson County, Va. Includes several Civil War letters.

Grayson County, Va. Account Book

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ap48
Scope and Contents Journal, 1885, of an unidentified person in Grayson County, Virginia.

Jonathan Cook Ledger

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ame16
Scope and Contents Ledger of Jonathan Cook of Grayson County, Virginia.  He sold items such as glass buttons, chamber pots, forks and knives and food items.

Merchant's Account Book, Grayson County, Virginia

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. MsV Ame29u
Scope and Contents Journal, 1857-1868, of an unidentified merchant, in or in the vicinity of Grayson County, Va.

Collection of Virginia Probate Slave Inventories

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00634
Scope and Contents This collection contains nine Virginia Probate Inventories listing the assets of several estates, including male and female slaves. Each inventory lists how many slaves were purchased, their gender, and an approximate age range, usually "between 12 and 50 years of age." One of the inventories is for a female property owner. Most of the inventories are about 15 lines long and are in good condition.