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Amherst County Microfilm

Date of Formation: 1761
Formed From: Albemarle County

[Bonds/Commissions/Oaths] [Business Records/Corporations/Partnerships]
[County Administrative Records] [Court Records] [Fiduciary Records] [Free Negro and Slave Records]
[Land Records] [Marriage Records and Vital Statistics] [Military and Pension Records]
[Organization Records] [Wills] [Miscellaneous Records]

  ILL
indicates a copy is
available
for loan
Local Records Categories and Contents
Reel
No.
 Bonds/Commissions/Oaths
43 ILLBond Book, 1869-1895 index, 307 p.
90 ILLBond Book, Vol. 2, 1891-1903, Circuit Court, 1891-1903, index, 255 p.
43 ILLBond Book, 1893-1903 index, 272 p.
90 ILLBond Book, Vol. 3, 1904-1914, Circuit Court, 1904-1914, index, 502 p.
44 ILLBond Book, Vol. 20, 1974-1975, 1974-1975 index, 322 p.
44 ILLBond Book, Vol. 21, 1975-1977, 1975-1977 index, 295 p.
91 ILLJustice of the Peace Commissions, 1787
Reel
No.
 Business Records/Corporations/Partnerships
130 ILLBailie & Gallaher Book & Job Printers Ledger, 1836 - 1840
130 ILLRead & Montgomerie Journal, 1820 - 1827, pp. 21-165
131 ILLRobert M. Brown, Attorney Account Book, 1838 - 1868, index, 126 p.
131 ILLRobert M. Brown, Attorney Account Book, 1850 - 1880, partial index, pages 1-40 numbered.
133 ILLS.A. Day Sales Ledger D, 1900 - 1903, index, 521 p.
132 ILLThompson & Teas Company Journal for Ledger C, 1785 - 1788, 464 p.
132 ILLUnidentified Liquor Merchant Ledger D, 1814 - 1816, 228 p.
Reel
No.
 County Administrative Records
41 ILLBoard of Supervisors' Minute Book, 1870-1907 640 p.
42 ILLGeneral Index to Supervisors' Minute Book, 1870-1922 355 p.
42 ILLGeneral Index to Supervisors' Minute Book, 1922-1961 465 p.
42 ILLGeneral Index to Supervisors' Minute Book, 1962-1970 285 p.
41 ILLGeneral Index to Supervisors' Minute Book, 1971-1974 239 p.
41 ILLGeneral Index to Supervisors' Minute Book, 1975-1977 189 p.
129 ILLMinute Book, 1844 - 1870
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No.
 Court Records
  County Court
52 ILLMinute Book, 1804-1805 unpaged.
52 ILLMinute Book, 1811-1814 pp. 1-384.
53 ILLMinute Book, 1815-1819 534 p.
54 ILLMinute Book, 1822-1823 368 p.
55 ILLMinute Book, 1823.
56 ILLMinute Book, 1826 - 1828 351 p.
57 ILLMinute Book, 1828-1831 439 p.
58 ILLMinute Book, 1836-1839 456 p.
  FOR ADDITIONAL MINUTES SEE ALSO ORDER BOOKS
27 ILLOrder Book, 1766 - 1769c 545 p.
27 ILLOrder Book, 1773 - 1782c 512 p.
27 ILLOrder Book, 1782 - 1784 Unpaged index, 505 p.
28 ILLOrder Book, 1784 - 1787 Unpaged index, 676 p.
59 ILLOrder Book, 1786 - 1789 606 p.
28 ILLOrder Book, 1787 - 1790 707 p.
29 ILLOrder Book, 1790 - 1794 712 p.
29 ILLOrder Book, 1799 - 1801 Unpaged index, 625 p.
30 ILLOrder Book, 1801 - 1802 Unpaged index, 276 [70] p.
30 ILLOrder Book [Minutes], 1811 - 1814 Unpaged
52 ILLOrder Book [Minutes], 1814 - 1815 pp. 1-13.
30 ILLOrder Book, 1815 - 1820 Unpaged index, 772 p.
59 ILLOrder Book, 1815 - 1827, index, pp. 1-155.
60 ILLOrder Book, 1815 - 1827, pp. 156-587 (continued)
31 ILLOrder Book, 1821 - 1822 408 [220] p.
54 ILLOrder Book, 1821 - 1822 408 [220] p.
54 ILLOrder Book, 1822 - 1824, pp. 1-249.
56 ILLOrder Book, 1822 - 1824 (continued), pp. 250-546.
32 ILLOrder Book, 1826 - 1828 Unpaged.
60 ILLOrder Book, 1827 - 1834 437 p.
32 ILLOrder Book, 1828 - 1831 387 [50] p.
57 ILLOrder Book [Minutes], 1832 - 1835 444 p.
62 ILLOrder Book, 1833 - 1841 pp. 1-136.
32 ILLOrder Book, 1836 - 1840 456 p.
33 ILLOrder Book, 1844 - 1848 301 [50] p.
58 ILLOrder Book, 1844 - 1848 301 [50] p.
33 ILLOrder Book, 1848 - 1852 25 [300] p.
33 ILLOrder Book, 1852 - 1855 134 [250] p.
33 ILLOrder Book, 1855 - 1859 Unpaged
34 ILLOrder Book, 1859 - 1864 Unpaged
63 ILLOrder Book, 1864 - 1868 index, 341 p.
34 ILLOrder Book, 1864 - 1868 Unpaged index, 341 p.
63 ILLOrder Book, 1868 - 1871 index, 362 p.
64 ILLOrder Book, 1870 - 1875 index, 594 p.
64 ILLOrder Book, 1875 - 1879, index, pp. 1-225.
65 ILLOrder Book, 1875 - 1879 (continued), pp. 226-500 Volume begins with page 224.
65 ILLOrder Book, 1879 - 1882 index, 492 p.
66 ILLOrder Book, 1882 - 1886 index, 501 p.
66 ILLOrder Book, 1886 - 1890, index, pp. 1-299.
67 ILLOrder Book, 1886 - 1890 (continued), pp. 300-488. Volume begins with page 298.
67 ILLOrder Book, 1891 - 1895 index, 502 p.
68 ILLOrder Book, 1895 - 1898 index, 498 p.
68 ILLOrder Book, 1898 - 1901, index, pp. 1-299.
69 ILLOrder Book, 1898 - 1901 (continued), pp. 300-500.
69 ILLOrder Book, 1901 - 1904 index, 277 p.
45 ILLChancery Order Book, 1870-1873, index 135 p.
46 ILLCommon Law Order Book, Vol. 1, 1831-1838, index, 600 p.
46 ILLCommon Law Order Book, Vol. 2, 1838-1841, index, pp. 1-199.
47 ILLCommon Law Order Book, Vol. 2, 1838-1841 (continued), pp. 198-400.
47 ILLCommon Law Order Book, Vol. 3, 1841-1844, index, 541 p.
47 ILLCommon Law Order Book, Vol. 4, 1844-1849, index, pp. 1-148.
48 ILLCommon Law Order Book, Vol. 4, 1844-1849 (continued), pp. 150-629.
48 ILLCommon Law Order Book, Vol. 5, 1850-1855, index, pp. 1-450.
49 ILLCommon Law Order Book, Vol. 5, 1850-1855 (continued), pp. 451-542.
49 ILLCommon Law Order Book, Vol. 6, 1855-1860, index, 548 p.
49 ILLCommon Law Order Book, Vol. 7, 1860-1868, index, pp. 1-199.
50 ILLCommon Law Order Book, Vol. 7, 1860-1868 (continued), pp. 200-500.
50 ILLCommon Law Order Book, Vol. 8, 1868-1875, index, 615 p.
51 ILLCommon Law Order Book, Vol. 9, 1875-1884, index, 486 p.
51 ILLCommon Law Order Book, Vol. 10, 1884-1890, index, pp. 1-349.
93 ILLCommon Law Order Book, Vol. 10, 1891-1900 (continued), pp. 350-575.
93 ILLCommon Law Order Book, Vol. 11, 1900-1908, index, 601 p.
55 ILLGeneral Index to County Court Minute Books, 1832-1835 72 p.
55 ILLGeneral Index to County Court Order Books, 1787 - 1790
55 ILLGeneral Index to County Court Order Books, 1821 - 1822
55 ILLGeneral Index to County Court Rule Books, 1786 - 1789
  Superior Court of Law
55 ILLGeneral Index to Order Books, 1830-1831
62 ILLOrder Book, 1809-1814 index, 518 p.
62 ILLOrder Book, 1821-1825 pp. 1-225.
61 ILLOrder Book, 1821-1825 pp. 226-554.
45 ILLOrder Book, 1821-1827 index, 168 p.
61 ILLOrder Book, 1825-1829 462 p.
45 ILLOrder Book, 1830-1831 119 p.
  Circuit Superior Court of Law and Chancery
35 ILLChancery Orders, No. 1, 1831 - 1841, 535 p.
45 ILLChancery Orders, No. 1, 1831 - 1841, 535 p.
35 ILLChancery Orders, No. 2, 1841 - 1849, Unpaged index, 475 p.
30 ILLChancery Orders, No. 3, 1849 - 1855, Unpaged index, 400 p.
36 ILLChancery Orders, No. 3, 1849 - 1855, Unpaged index, 400 p.
55 ILLGeneral Index to Chancery Orders, 1831 - 1841 (B-Z)
  Circuit Court
36 ILLChancery Orders, No. 3, 1849 - 1855, Unpaged index, 400 p. (Circuit Court)
36 ILLChancery Orders, No. 4, 1856 - 1866, Unpaged index, 522 p.
70 ILLChancery Orders, No. 4, 1856-1866, pp. 450-522.
70 ILLChancery Orders, No. 5, 1867-1873 index, 575 p.
71 ILLChancery Orders, No. 6, 1873-1877 index, 496 p.
72 ILLChancery Orders, No. 7, 1877-1880, (continued) pp. 350-466.
71 ILLChancery Orders, No. 7, 1877-1880, index, pp. 1-349.
72 ILLChancery Orders, No. 8, 1881-1885 index, 453 p.
73 ILLChancery Orders, No. 9, 1885-1890, (continued) pp. 150-582.
72 ILLChancery Orders, No. 9, 1885-1890, index, pp. 1-149.
74 ILLChancery Orders, No. 10, 1890-1895 index, 483 p.
74 ILLChancery Orders, No. 11, 1895-1897 index, 501 p.
92 ILLChancery Orders, No. 12, 1897-1902, index, 500 p.
92 ILLChancery Orders, No. 13, 1902-1904, index, pp. 1-249.
55 ILLGeneral Index to Chancery Orders, 1973-1977, Defendants (A-Z) 207 p.
55 ILLGeneral Index to Chancery Orders, 1973-1977, Plaintiffs (S-Z) pp. 155-207.
  Various Courts
94 ILLRecord Book of Convicts, 1871-1902.
Reel
No.
 Fiduciary Records
75 ILLFiduciary Accounts, Vol. 1, 1893-1900 index, 500 p.
75 ILLFiduciary Accounts, Vol. 2, 1900-1904 index, 497 p.
131 ILLJohn A. Rowan's Estate Account Book, 1843 - 1854, pp. 100-125
132 ILLJohn Cabell's Estate Account Book, 1809 - 1834
Reel
No.
 Free Negro and Slave Records
89 ILLLoose Free Negro Papers, 1844 - 1860, unpaged.
89 ILLRegister of Free Negroes, 1822 - 1864, 102 p.
Reel
No.
 Land Records
1 ILLDeed Book A, 1761 - 1765c [iv] index, 344 p.
1 ILLDeed Book B, 1765 - 1769c [v] index, 444 p.
1 ILLDeed Book C, 1769 - 1773 Unpaged index, 544 p.
2 ILLDeed Book D, 1773 - 1778 Unpaged index, 535 p.
2 ILLDeed Book E, 1778 - 1785 Unpaged index, 638 p.
3 ILLDeed Book F, 1785 - 1791 650 p.
3 ILLDeed Book G, 1791 - 1796 Unpaged index, 708 p.
4 ILLDeed Book H, 1796 - 1799 Unpaged index, 626 p.
4 ILLDeed Book I, 1799 - 1802 Unpaged index, 638 p.
5 ILLDeed Book K, 1803 - 1807 Unpaged index, 629 p.
5 ILLDeed Book L, 1807 - 1811 Unpaged index, 543 p.
6 ILLDeed Book M, 1811 - 1815 Unpaged index, 748 p.
6 ILLDeed Book N, 1816 - 1818 Unpaged index, 611 p.
7 ILLDeed Book O, 1818 - 1821 Unpaged index, 757 p.
7 ILLDeed Book P, 1821 - 1824 Unpaged index, 564 p.
8 ILLDeed Book Q, 1824 - 1825 Unpaged index, 453 p.
8 ILLDeed Book R, 1825 - 1827 Unpaged index, 472 p.
8 ILLDeed Book S, 1827 - 1829 Unpaged index, 541 p.
9 ILLDeed Book T, 1829 - 1832 Unpaged index, 533 p.
9 ILLDeed Book U, 1832 - 1834 Unpaged index, 442 p.
9 ILLDeed Book V, 1834 - 1836 Unpaged index, 427 p.
10 ILLDeed Book W, 1837 - 1838 542 p.
10 ILLDeed Book X, 1838 - 1841 Unpaged index, 538 p.
11 ILLDeed Book Y, 1841 - 1843 Unpaged index, 535 p.
11 ILLDeed Book Z, 1843 - 1846 Unpaged index, 625 p.
12 ILLDeed Book AA, 1847 - 1850 Unpaged index, 584 p.
12 ILLDeed Book BB, 1850 - 1853 Unpaged index, 579 p.
13 ILLDeed Book CC, 1853 - 1855 Unpaged index, 533 p.
13 ILLDeed Book DD, 1855 - 1858 Unpaged index, 606 p.
14 ILLDeed Book EE, 1858 - 1860 Unpaged index, 507 p.
14 ILLDeed Book FF, 1860 - 1865 Unpaged index, 503 p.
95 ILLDeed Book GG, 1865 - 1870, 468 p.
95 ILLDeed Book HH, 1869 - 1872, 508 p.
77 ILLDeed Book JJ, 1872 - 1875 490 p.
77 ILLDeed Book KK, 1875 - 1877 pp. 23-503.
77 ILLDeed Book LL, 1877 - 1879 503 p.
78 ILLDeed Book MM, 1879 - 1881 499 p.
78 ILLDeed Book NN, 1881 - 1882 478 p.
79 ILLDeed Book OO, 1882 - 1883 500 p.
79 ILLDeed Book PP, 1883 - 1885 500 p.
80 ILLDeed Book QQ, 1885 - 1886 500 p.
80 ILLDeed Book RR, 1886 - 1888 548 p.
81 ILLDeed Book SS, 1888 - 1890 599 p.
81 ILLDeed Book TT, 1890 - 1892 620 p.
82 ILLDeed Book UU, 1892 - 1894 500 p.
82 ILLDeed Book VV, 1894 - 1895 503 p.
83  Deed Book WW, 1895 - 1897 499 p.
83  Deed Book XX, 1897 - 1898 500 p.
84 ILLDeed Book YY, 1898 - 1899 500 p.
84 ILLDeed Book ZZ, 1899 - 1900 500 p.
96 ILLDeed Book, Vol. 51, 1900 - 1902, 500p.
96 ILLDeed Book, Vol. 52, 1902 - 1903, 500p.
94 ILLDeeds of Release Book, Vol. 1, 1885 - 1905, index, 302 p.
15 ILLGeneral Index to Deeds, Vol. 1, 1761 - 1815
15 ILLGeneral Index to Deeds, Vol. 2, 1815 - 1843, 345 p.
85  General Index to Deeds, Vol. 2, 1815 - 1843, pp. 290-345.
16 ILLGeneral Index to Deeds, Vol. 3, 1843 - 1885, 440 p.
85  General Index to Deeds, Vol. 3, 1843 - 1885, 440 p.
85  General Index to Deeds, Vol. 4, 1885 - 1903 (A-M), pp. 1-125.
97 ILLGeneral Index to Deeds, Vol. 4, 1885 - 1903 (continued) (M-W), pp. 126-500.
97 ILLGeneral Index to Deeds, Vol. 5, 1904 - 1917 (A-P), pp. 1-398.
98 ILLGeneral Index to Deeds, Vol. 6, 1917 - 1924 (continued) (W-Z) , pp. 600-637.
76 ILLLand Entry Book, 1787 - 1944 index, 229 p.
40 ILLLand Warrants (Entry Bk. of Warrants to Survey), 1783 - 1906 Unpaged index, 229 p.
89 ILLList of Deeds Recorded in the Clerk's Office, 1845-1850, 27 p.
40 ILLPlat Book No. 1, 1761 - 1803 [xxvi] index, 451 p.
40 ILLPlat Book No. 2, 1803 - 1930 Unpaged index, 149 p.
Reel
No.
 Marriage Records and Vital Statistics
87 ILLGeneral Index to Marriage Registers, 1854 - 1970, (Males) pp. 1-300.
88 ILLGeneral Index to Marriage Registers, 1854-1970, (Males) pp. 301-399 (continued)
88 ILLGeneral Index to Marriage Registers, 1854-1970 (Females) 399 p.
37 ILLIndex to Marriage Register, 1763 - 1854 c (VSL ms compilation) 265 p.
44 ILLIndex to Marriage Register, No. 2, 1854 - 1870.
44 ILLIndex to Marriage Register, No. 3, 1870 - 1900.
38 ILLIndex to Marriages, Females, A - Z, 1854 - 1949 399 p.
38 ILLIndex to Marriages, Males, A - Z, 1854 - 1949 399 p.
104 ILLMarriage Bonds and Consents, 1763 - 1783, continued
105 ILLMarriage Bonds and Consents, 1783 - 1788, continued
106 ILLMarriage Bonds and Consents, 1788 - 1791, continued
107 ILLMarriage Bonds and Consents, 1791 - 1793, continued
108 ILLMarriage Bonds and Consents, 1793 - 1796, continued
109 ILLMarriage Bonds and Consents, 1796 - 1799, continued
110 ILLMarriage Bonds and Consents, 1799 - 1801, continued
111 ILLMarriage Bonds and Consents, 1801 - 1804, continued
112 ILLMarriage Bonds and Consents, 1804 - 1805
113 ILLMarriage Bonds and Consents, 1806 - 1808, continued
114 ILLMarriage Bonds and Consents, 1808 - 1810, continued
115 ILLMarriage Bonds and Consents, 1810 - 1813
116 ILLMarriage Bonds and Consents, 1814 - 1818, continued
117 ILLMarriage Bonds and Consents, 1818 - 1821, continued
118 ILLMarriage Bonds and Consents, 1821 - 1823, continued
119 ILLMarriage Bonds and Consents, 1823 - 1825
120 ILLMarriage Bonds and Consents, 1826 - 1829, continued
121 ILLMarriage Bonds and Consents, 1829 - 1833, continued
122 ILLMarriage Bonds and Consents, 1833 - 1836, continued
123 ILLMarriage Bonds and Consents, 1836 - 1840, continued
124 ILLMarriage Bonds and Consents, 1840 - 1842, continued
125 ILLMarriage Bonds and Consents, 1842 - 1844
126 ILLMarriage Bonds and Consents, 1845 - 1848, continued
127 ILLMarriage Bonds and Consents, 1848 - 1853
37 ILLMarriage Register, 1763 - 1854 c (VSL ms compilation) 497 p.
39 ILLMarriage Register, No. 2, 1854 - 1870, Unpaged index, 190 p.
44 ILLMarriage Register, No. 2, 1854 - 1870, Unpaged index, 190 p.
39 ILLMarriage Register, No. 3, 1870 - 1900 Unpaged index, 330 fo.
86 ILLMarriage Register, No. 3, 1870 - 1900 Unpaged index, 330 fo.
86 ILLMarriage Register, Vol. 4, 1900 - 1920 196 p.
87 ILLMarriage Register, Vol. 10, 1973 - 1974 pp. 346-400.
87 ILLMarriage Register, Vol. 11, 1975 - 1976 429 p.
87 ILLMarriage Register, Vol. 12, 1976 - 1977 204 p.
128 ILLMinisters' Returns, Marriage Certificates and Marriage Register,, 1791 - 1860, undated
Reel
No.
 Military and Pension Records
94 ILLConfederate Pension Board Minutes, 1900-1901.
Reel
No.
 Organization Records
99 ILLChurch Deed Index, 1839, arranged alphabetically on index cards by denomination.
Reel
No.
 Wills
17 ILLWill Book, No. 1, 1761-1780 c [x] index, 537 p.
17 ILLWill Book, No. 2, 1780-1786 c Unpaged index, 262 p.
18 ILLWill Book, No. 3, 1786-1800 Unpaged index [A-H], 592 p.
18 ILLWill Book, No. 4, 1801-1810 Unpaged index, 635 p.
25 ILLWill Book A-1, 1810 - 1831 134 p., Covered by the General Index to Wills.
19 ILLWill Book, No. 5, 1810-1818 Unpaged index, 711 p.
19 ILLWill Book, No. 6, 1818-1827 755 p.
20 ILLWill Book, No. 7, 1827-1830 341 p.
20 ILLWill Book, No. 8, 1830-1834 449 p.
25 ILLWill Book B-2, 1832 - 1897 [i] index (incomplete), 190 [l] p. Covered by the General Index to Wills.
20 ILLWill Book, No. 9, 1834-1838 436 p.
21 ILLWill Book, No. 10, 1838-1841 401 p.
21 ILLWill Book, No. 11, 1841-1847 Unpaged index, 614 p.
21 ILLWill Book, No. 12, 1847-1852 Unpaged index, 577 p.
22 ILLWill Book, No. 13, 1852-1855 Unpaged index, 524 p.
22 ILLWill Book, No. 14, 1855-1858 Unpaged index, 606 p.
23 ILLWill Book, No. 15, 1858-1860 Unpaged index, 628 p.
23 ILLWill Book, No. 16, 1860-1864 Unpaged index, 539 p.
24 ILLWill Book, No. 17, 1864-1870 546 p.
100 ILLWill Book, No. 18, 1870-1875, index, 504 p.
100 ILLWill Book, No. 19, 1875-1880, index (14 p.), pp. 15-504.
101 ILLWill Book, No. 20, 1879-1884, index, 500 p.
101 ILLWill Book, No. 21, 1884-1887, index, 500 p.
102 ILLWill Book, No. 22, 1887-1890, index, 497 p.
102 ILLWill Book, No. 23, 1891-1901, index, 500 p.
103 ILLWill Book, No. 24, 1901-1919, index, 270 p.
103 ILLWill Book, No. 25, 1916-1925, index, 596 p.
26 ILLGeneral Index to Wills, Fiduciaries, etc., Vol. 1, 1761-1920, 437 p.
98 ILLGeneral Index to Wills, Fiduciaries, etc., Vol. 1, 1761-1920, 437 p.
98 ILLGeneral Index to Wills, Fiduciaries, etc., Vol. 2, 1921-1944, 491 p.
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No.
 Miscellaneous Records
131 ILLUnidentified Farm Account Book, 1848 - 1879, partial index, pages 1-56 numbered.