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Land - deeds, grants, and papers.

Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Gamble Papers, Letters and Photographs

Collection Number: A&M 2474
Overview Correspondence, photographs and miscellaneous papers of the Gamble family, who settled in Hardy County during the eighteenth century. The collection contains letters written during the Civil War and reflect the experiences of Mortimer Gamble, Henry R. Gamble, Carr Gamble, Hamilton Gamble and Mary L. (Pratt) Gamble. Henry Gamble served in the 12th Virginia Regiment; Carr in the 62nd Virginia Regiment; and Hamilton in the 23rd Virginia Cavalry. Included in the collection is a reprint of a...
Dates: ca. 1774-1886

Governor Patrick Henry Land Grant

Collection Number: A&M 2472

Xerox copy of land grant document signed by Virginia Governor Patrick Henry giving John Reed one thousand acres on the west bank of the Little Kanawha River.

Dates: 1786 July 10

Land Papers Miscellaneous

Collection Number: A&M 2510

This collection contains: plat of Phillips Land, Morgan County, WV (no date); survey of land owned by Alexander Stephen, Berkeley County, Virginia (1833); deed of land from the Davis heirs of Robert Stephen, Berkeley County, Virginia, December 15, 1803; plats of two surveys (both drawn on one sheet) of land deeded to Robert Stephen, September 23, 1831.

Dates: 1803-1833

Lawrence A. Lang, Collector, West Virginia Land Records

Collection Number: A&M 3833
Scope and Contents

West Virginia land records, including receipts for fees paid, surveys, certificates of survey, land patents, grants, correspondence and other material. Some of the records are copies rather than official documents. The records are sorted by the names of buyers and stored in envelopes. Recorded to the fronts of the envelopes is information relevant to their contents.

Dates: 1865-1896; Majority of material found within 1867-1868

Webster County Archives

Collection Number: A&M 1235
Scope and Contents

Court Order books, nos. 5-9 (December 1892 -1910) and Deed books, nos. 12-28 (1888-1910).

The collection's microfilm may be found in the West Virginia Webster County records, reels 35a – 44.

Dates: 1880-1910