Essex County, Virginia Land Records 1752-1761


Detailed abstracts covering Deed Books 26, 27 and 28. The records include deeds in the form 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), 2021, 5½x8½, paper, 221 pp.

ISBN: 9780788449901