Fauquier County, Virginia Minute Book Abstracts, 1783-1784
Ruth and Sam Sparacio
County court minute books contain records of all matters brought before the court while in session. The information contained in these records may not appear elsewhere. The minute books typically provide an account of court cases in a relatively organized format. Records you may find include appointments of local officials and militia officers, records of legal disputes, appointments of guardians for minors, apprenticeships of minors authorized by overseers of the poor, naturalizations, road orders, and the register of free Negroes.
This volume contains entries from Fauquier County Minute Book 1781-1784 beginning on page 201 and ending on page 338 for courts held October 27, 1783 through May 27, 1784; and Fauquier County Minute Book 1784-1786 beginning on page 1 and ending on page 9 for Courts held June 28, 1784.