Fauquier County, Virginia Register of Free Negroes, 1817-1865
Karen Ibrahim, Karen White, Courtney Gaskins
All counties in Virginia were required by a 1793 act to register freed negroes. The law was enforced until 1865. The original register is located in the Virginia Historical Society. Typical entries include name, age, stature, color, description, and how freed.
(1993, 1996), 2023, 6x9, paper, index, 274 pp