Deed books typically contain records of land transactions, mortgages, bills of sale, slave manumissions, powers of attorney, and sometimes marriage contracts. Deed books should always be consulted when doing genealogical research.
This volume contains entries from Fairfax County, Virginia, Deed Book A, Part 1, 1742–1744, beginning on page 3 and ending on page 274 for courts held 20 January 1742 through 7 March 1743; Fairfax County, Virginia, Deed Book A, Part 2, 1744–1746, beginning on page 275 and ending on page 554 for courts held 22 March 1743 through 15 April 1746; and Fairfax County, Virginia, Deed Book B, 1746–1750, beginning on page 3 and ending on page 541 for courts held 17 June 1746 through 11 April 1748. The poll list for the election of the Burgesses for Fairfax County 1744 and an every-name index add to the value of this work.
Ruth and Sam Sparacio
(1986), 2023, 8½x11, paper, index, 148 pp