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Kanawha County Court Records

 Collection
Collection Number: A&M.1961

Scope and Contents

Photostat copies of the wills of David Ruffner (1835); Andrew Donnally (1840); Joel Shrewsbury (1858); and Henry Ruffner (1861). Also, the order of appointment of the appraisers of the John J. Cabell estate, 1834, and inventory and appraisement, 1835. Copies made from the Kanawha County Will Books in the Kanawha County Courthouse, Charleston, W. Va.

Added 1968 Apr 22: Five deeds (Photostat copies) from Kanawha County deed books for Charles Brown with William Cathy, 1808 Nov 14; Charles Brown with William Whittaker, 1809 Feb 20; Charles Brown with William Whittaker, 1809 Nov 29; David Ruffner with Henry and Lewis Ruffner, 1842 Mar 16; Henry and Sarah Ruffner to Jacob Darneal, 1844 Dec 10.

Added 1968 Jul 16; 11 deeds (photostat copies) from Kanawha County Deed Books for David Ruffner & James Vance to Wm. Morris, 1806 Nov 5; David Ruffner w/ Levi Patrick , 1815 Apr 1; Partition Agreement - Wm. Tompkins, John Reynolds & Andrew Parks, 1822, Dec 14; Robert M. & Ellen I. Steele to Andrew Donnally, 1823 Feb 24; Adam & Richard Steele to Levi Welch, Andrew Parks & Joseph Lovell, 1824 Jan, 12; Armstrongs Grant & Co. W/ Littlebury & Joel Leftwich, 1826 Dec 29; Wm. Tompkins w/ Armstrongs, Grant & Co., 1826 Dec 26; George Lewis, John Edwards, Robert M. & Ellen I. Steele to John Lewis, 1824 Oct 15; Robert & Jane Steele to James Hewitt, 1829 Mar 10; John B. Crokett to Alexander Quarrier, Benjamin II. Smith & Partners d-b-a- Donnally, Bream & Co. 1834 Mar 23.

Added 1968 Aug 6: 4 deeds (photostat copies) from Kanawha County Deed Books for: Articles of Agreement Isaac Noyes, Bradford Noyes, & John Morris Jun 11, 1814; Articles of Agreement Henry Ruffner, Jacob Darneal, William D. Shrewbury & John D. Lewis, Feb 7, 1853.

Dates

  • 1834; 1835; 1840; 1858; 1861; 1808; 1809; 1842; 1844

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Conditions Governing Access

No special access restriction applies.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish or reproduce is required from the copyright holder. For more information, please contact the West Virginia and Regional History Center.

Extent

0 Linear Feet (Summary: 1 item (1 oversize folder))

Physical Location

West Virginia and Regional History Center / West Virginia University / 1549 University Avenue / P.O. Box 6069 / Morgantown, WV 26506-6069 / Phone: 304-293-3536 / Fax: 304-293-3981 / URL: https://wvrhc.lib.wvu.edu/

Related A&M Collections

1961, 2151
Title
Kanawha County Court Records
Author
Staff of the West Virginia & Regional History Center
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the West Virginia and Regional History Center Repository

Contact:
1549 University Ave.
P.O. Box 6069
Morgantown WV 26506-6069 US
304-293-3536