Free Blacks on the Warren County, Virginia Personal Property Tax Lists, 1836-1862
Free Blacks on the Warren County, Virginia Personal Property Tax Lists, 1836-1862. Joy MacDonald. The author has abstracted the information for free African-Americans in Warren County, Virginia and has arranged them into seven categories:
occupation [only given infrequently on the rolls];
property description & value;
memo [oftentimes describing the exact location of the taxpayer or his former owners if freed in recent decades].
This volume is provided in three separate arrangements to facilitate genealogical research by African-American families; 1) chronologically by year; 2) sorted by last name of the individual; and 3) sorted by first name.
Similar volumes are available for Clarke County, Frederick County and the City of Winchester. 2015.11x8 1/2, vi, 216 pages. Paperback; printed on acid-free stock.