Essex County, Virginia Land Records 1761-1772


Abstracts from  deed books #29 and #30 recorded in the period 1761 to 1772. The records include not only deeds in the format of leases and releases but also bonds, mortgages, quit claims, deeds of gift, bills of sale (of slaves), depositions, and assignments of power of attorney. In many of these instruments, clues will be found to familial and marital relationships.

Mary Marshall Brewer

(2006), 2016, 5½x8½, paper, 232 pp.

ISBN: 9781680349252