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James City County Microfilm

Date of Formation: 1634 (original shire)
Formed From: Part of New Kent County was added later. Part of York County was added in 1852

[Business Records/Corporations/Partnerships] [Census Records] [County Administrative Records]
[Court Records] [Land Records] [Marriage Records and Vital Statistics]
[Tax and Fiscal Records] [Wills] [Miscellaneous Records]

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Local Records Categories and Contents
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 Business Records/Corporations/Partnerships
13 ILLCharter Book, 1884-1909, index, 55 p.
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 Census Records
19 ILLCounty Census Record, 1880, 85 p.
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 County Administrative Records
2 ILLBoard of Supervisors Minutes, #1, 1887-1908 [Road Book], 300 p.
2 ILLBoard of Supervisors Minutes, #2, 1895-1908, 300 p.
2 ILLBoard of Supervisors Minutes, #2a, 1908-1925, 545 p.
2 ILLBoard of Supervisors Minutes, #3, 1926-1930, 604 p.
3 ILLBoard of Supervisors Minutes, #4, 1931-1945, 398 p.
3 ILLBoard of Supervisors Minutes, #5, 1945-1958, 417 p.
3 ILLBoard of Supervisors Minutes, #6, 1958-1966, 591 p.
4 ILLBoard of Supervisors Minutes, #7, 1966-1971, 536 p.
4 ILLBoard of Supervisors Minutes, #8, 1971-1974, 500 p.
5 ILLBoard of Supervisors Minutes, #9, 1974-1977, 500 p.
5 ILLBoard of Supervisors Minutes, #10, 1978, 276 p.
5 ILLBoard of Supervisors Minutes, #11, 1978-1979, 300 p.
6 ILLBoard of Supervisors Minutes, #12, 1979-1980, 300 p.
6 ILLBoard of Supervisors Minutes, #13, 1980-1981, 300 p.
6 ILLBoard of Supervisors Minutes, #14, 1981-1982, 296 p.
6 ILLBoard of Supervisors Minutes, #15, 1982-1983, 300 p.
7 ILLElectoral Board Minutes, 1927-1979, 298 p.
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 Court Records
  Various Courts
14 ILLChancery Order Book 1, 1865-1873, index, pp. 49-480.
14 ILLChancery Order Book 2, 1873-1882, index, 576 p.
15 ILLChancery Order Book 3, 1882-1895, index, 558 p.
16 ILLChancery Order Book 4, 1895-1906, index, 551 p.
17 ILLJudgment Lien Docket Book, 1866-1907, index, 309 p.
18 ILLOrder Book, 1865-1870, index, 319 p.
19 ILLOrder Book, 1874-1879, index, 400 p.
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 Land Records
1 ILLDeed Book 1, 1854-1861, 484 p.
1 ILLDeed Book 2, 1865-1874, [638] p.
8 ILLDeed Book 3, 1874-1880, 528 p.
8 ILLDeed Book 4, 1880-1887, 816 p.
9 ILLDeed Book 5, 1888-1895, 720 p.
10 ILLDeed Book 6, 1895-1899, 651 p.
10 ILLDeed Book 7, 1899-1901, 652 p.
20 ILLGrantor-Grantee Index to Deeds, 1852-1914
22 ILLOyster Book, 1884-1892, 17 p.
22 ILLOyster Book, 1894-1937, index, 154 p.
11 ILLPlat Book 1, 1898-1906, 30 p.
11 ILLPlat Book 2, 1905-1919, 50 p.
11 ILLPlat Book 3, 1919-1926, 50 p.
11 ILLPlat Book 4, 1926-1930, 50 p.
12 ILLProcessioners' Book 1, 1890, unpaged.
12 ILLProcessioners' Book 2, Powhatan District, 1890, unpaged.
12 ILLProcessioners' Book 3, Stonehouse District, 1890, unpaged.
12 ILLProcessioners' Book 4, Jamestown District, 1891, unpaged.
12 ILLProcessioners' Book 5, Jamestown District - Precinct I, 1903-1904, unpaged.
12 ILLProcessioners' Book 6, Stonehouse District, 1903-1904, unpaged.
12 ILLProcessioners' Book 7, Jamestown District, 1903-1904, unpaged.
12 ILLProcessioners' Book 8, Powhatan District, 1904, unpaged.
21 ILLRelease Deed Book 1, 1885-1920, index, 499 p.
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 Marriage Records and Vital Statistics
29 ILLDeath Register, 1864 - 1884
23 ILLRegister of Births, 1865-1878
24 ILLRegister of Marriages, 1865-1920
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 Tax and Fiscal Records
23 ILLTable of Town Lots, 1865 (Williamsburg)
23 ILLTracts of Land Record, 1866
895 Misc. Reel Williamsburg-James City County Tax Books, 1768-1769, Unpaged index, [312] p. PHOTOCOPYING RESTRICTED
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 Wills
28 ILLGeneral Index to Wills & Fiduciaries, 1865-1987, A-Z, 96 p.
25 ILLWill Book 1, 1865-1887, 479 p. (includes Appraisements, Estate Inventories, Estate Accounts, Estate Sales, etc.)
25 ILLWill Book 2, 1887-1917, index, 717 p. (includes Appraisements, Estate Accounts, Estate Sales, etc.)
27 ILLWill Book 2, 1892-1921, index, 718 p. (includes Appraisements, Guardians' Accounts, Settlements of Estates, Estate Inventories, etc.)
23 ILLWill Book 2 A, 1867-1902, index, 100 p. (includes Appraisements, Estate Inventories, Estate Accounts, Estate Sales, etc.)
27 ILLWill Book 3, 1921-1930, index, 400 p. (includes Appraisements, Estate Inventories, Estate Sales)
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 Miscellaneous Records
17 ILLMechanics' Lien Book 1, 1872-1917, index, 73 p.