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Tazewell County Microfilm

Date of Formation: 1799
Formed From: Russell and Wythe Counties. Parts of Russell County were added in 1807 and 1835, parts of Washington and Wythe Counties were added in 1826, and part of Logan County (W.Va.) was added in 1834.

[Bonds/Commissions/Oaths] [Business Records/Corporations/Partnerships]
[County Administrative Records] [Court Records] [Fiduciary Records] [Health and Medical Records]
[Justice of the Peace Records] [Land Records] [Marriage Records and Vital Statistics]
[Military and Pension Records] [Township Records] [Wills]

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Local Records Categories and Contents
Reel
No.
 Bonds/Commissions/Oaths
21 ILLOfficials' Bond Book, 1843-1879 (includes Administrators' Bonds, Executors' Bonds, and Guardians' Bonds), index, 609 p.
21 ILLOfficials' Bond Book, 1879-1889 (includes Administrators' Bonds, Executors' Bonds, Guardians' Bonds, and Marriage Bonds), index, 257 p.
21 ILLOfficials' Bond Book, 1889-1898 (includes Administrators' Bonds, Executors' Bonds, Guardians' Bonds, and Marriage Bonds), index, pp. 1-202.
22 ILLOfficials' Bond Book, 1889-1898 (includes Administrators' Bonds, Executors' Bonds, Guardians' Bonds, and Marriage Bonds), index, pp. 203-248. (continued)
22 ILLOfficials' Bond Book, 1898-1903 (includes Administrators' Bonds, Executors' Bonds, Guardians' Bonds, and Marriage Bonds), index, 157 p.
22 ILLOfficials' Bond Book, 1904-1908 (includes Administrators' Bonds, Executors' Bonds, Guardians' Bonds, and Marriage Bonds), index, 152 p.
  SEE ALSO County Court AND Fiduciary Records
Reel
No.
 Business Records/Corporations/Partnerships
76 ILLCharter Book, 1, 1882 - 1895, index, 197 p.
76 ILLCharter Book, 2, 1895 - 1907, index, 297 p.
76 ILLCharter Book, 3, 1907 - 1922, index, 549 p.
77 ILLIndex to Statements of Trust Receipt Transactions, 1944 - 1965
77 ILLRecord of Partnerships, 3, 1978 - 1983, index, 35 p.
Reel
No.
 County Administrative Records
69 ILLBoard of Supervisors' Minute Book, 1, 1870 - 1895, index, 478 p.
69 ILLBoard of Supervisors' Minute Book, 2, 1895 - 1910, index, 499 p.
77 ILLFinance Board Minute Book, 1933 - 1976, 106 p.
58 ILLRecord of the Local Board of Review, 1915 - 1921 (includes related loose papers), 27 p.
  SEE ALSO County Court
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No.
 Court Records
  County Court
11 ILLOrder Book, 1800 - 1810, p. 5-363.
29 ILLOrder Book, 1800 - 1810, p. 5-363.
11 ILLOrder Book, 1810 - 1817, Unpaged.
   No Orders for period, 1817 - 1820
73 ILLOrder Book, 1820 - 1825, 441 p. (Volume contains Commissions of Acting Magristrates for County, 1822.)
11 ILLOrder Book, 1820 - 1825, [3], 441 p.
12 ILLOrder Book, 1825 - 1831, [2], 513 [85] p.
23 ILLOrder Book, 1825 - 1831, 513 p.
12 ILLOrder Book, 1831 - 1841, 848 p.
23 ILLOrder Book, 1831 - 1841, 848 p.
13 ILLOrder Book, 1841 - 1846, [2], 532 p.
73 ILLOrder Book, 1846 - 1853, pp. 1-531 (Volume contains Lists of Overseers of the Poor, 1847 and 1850 and List of Justices of the Peace, 1847.)
13 ILLOrder Book, 1846 - 1853, [2], 571 p. (Volume contains Lists of Overseers of the Poor, 1847 and 1850 and List of Justices of the Peace, 1847.)
13 ILLOrder Book, 1853 - 1856, 469 [2] p.
14 ILLOrder Book, 1856 - 1861, 638 [2] p.
24 ILLOrder Book, 1856 - 1861, 638 p.
14 ILLOrder Book, 1861 - 1871, 778 p.
72 ILLOrder Book, 1871 - 1873, 480 p.
72 ILLOrder Book, 1873 - 1879, 546 p.
25 ILLOrder Book, 1880 - 1884, index, 480 p.
25 ILLOrder Book, 1884 - 1887, index, 484 p.
26 ILLOrder Book, 1887 - 1889, index, 491 p.
26 ILLOrder Book, 1891 - 1893, index, 500 p.
27 ILLOrder Book, 1893 - 1896, index, 493 p.
27 ILLOrder Book, 1896 - 1898, index, 493 p.
28 ILLOrder Book, 1899 - 1901, index, 498 p.
28 ILLOrder Book, 1902 - 1904, index, 429 p.
  Superior Court of Law
73 ILLOrder Book, 1809 - 1831, 264 p.
  Circuit Superior Court of Law and Chancery
24 ILLChancery Cause (Sanders, etc. v. Eisenminger, etc.), 1833, 6 p. Found in Tazewell County Chancery Causes, 1833-005 in Chancery Records Index.
15 ILLChancery Order Book, 1832 - 1863, 535 p., unpaged index
71 ILLIndex to Chancery Order Books, 1832 - 1984, A-Z
75 ILLIndex to Law Order Books, 1832 - 1940, A-Z
29 ILLLaw Order Book, 1832-1844, 526 p.
30 ILLLaw Order Book, 1844-1859, 535 p.
73 ILLOrder Book, 1809 - 1831, 264 p.
  Circuit Court
15 ILLChancery Order Book, 1832 - 1863, 535 p., unpaged index.
15 ILLChancery Order Book, 1863 - 1878, 599 p.
31 ILLChancery Order Book, 1878-1885, 583 p.
31 ILLChancery Order Book, 1886-1891, 641 p.
32 ILLChancery Order Book, 1891-1895, 602 p.
32 ILLChancery Order Book, 1895-1898, 589 p.
33 ILLChancery Order Book, 1898-1902, 599 p.
33 ILLChancery Order Book, 1902-1906, 599 p.
75 ILLChancery Order Book, 32, 1974 - 1976, index, 582 p.
71 ILLIndex to Chancery Order Books, 1832 - 1984, A-Z
75 ILLIndex to Law Order Books, 1832 - 1940, A-Z
29 ILLIndex to Order Books, 1939 - 1984, paged.
30 ILLLaw Order Book, 1844-1859, 535 p.
30 ILLLaw Order Book, 1859-1878, 570 p.
34 ILLLaw Order Book, 1878-1892, 573 p.
34 ILLLaw Order Book 6, 1891-1895, index, 442 p.
34 ILLLaw Order Book 7, 1895-1903, index, pp. 1-153.
35 ILLLaw Order Book 7, 1895-1903 (continued), pp. 154-447.
35 ILLLaw Order Book 8, 1903-1906, index, 449 p
35 ILLLaw Order Book 9, 1906-1909, index, 496 p.
77 ILLNaturalizations, 1931 - 1944
  U.S. District Court (District of Columbia)
16 ILLGeneral Index to Law Order and Chancery Books, 1832 - 1940.
Reel
No.
 Fiduciary Records
22 ILLFiduciary Bond Book, 1852-1886 (includes Officials' Bonds), index, 135 p.
22 ILLFiduciary Bond Book, 1894-1904 (includes Officials' Bonds), index, 248 p.
  SEE ALSO Bonds/Commissions/Oaths AND Wills
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No.
 Health and Medical Records
58 ILLMedical Register, 1912-1973, index, 252 p.
58 ILLMedical Register, 1973-1984, index, 79 p.
Reel
No.
 Justice of the Peace Records
   SEE ALSO County Court
Reel
No.
 Land Records
1 ILLDeed Book 1, 1800 - 1809, 457 [1] p.
1 ILLDeed Book 2, 1809 - 1818, Unpaged index, 530 p.
2 ILLDeed Book 3, 1818 - 1825, Unpaged index, 501 p.
2 ILLDeed Book 4, 1825 - 1830, Unpaged index, 425 p.
2 ILLDeed Book 5, 1827 - 1834, Unpaged index, 584 p., unpaged index
3 ILLDeed Book 6, 1834 - 1838, Unpaged index, 597 p.
3 ILLDeed Book 7, 1838 - 1843, 651 p.
4 ILLDeed Book 8, 1843 - 1846, 544 p.
4 ILLDeed Book 9, 1846 - 1850, 624 p.
5 ILLDeed Book 10, 1850 - 1853, 644 p.
5 ILLDeed Book 11, 1853 - 1855, 639 p.
6 ILLDeed Book 12, 1855 - 1860, 636 p.
6 ILLDeed Book 13, 1859 - 1869, 767 p.
36 ILLDeed Book 14, 1869-1872, 640 p.
36 ILLDeed Book 15, 1872-1876, 652 p.
37 ILLDeed Book 16, 1876-1880, index, 633 p.
37 ILLDeed Book 17, 1880-1882, index, 636 p.
38 ILLDeed Book 18, 1882-1883, index, 652 p.
38 ILLDeed Book 19, 1883-1884, index, 640 p.
39 ILLDeed Book 20, 1884-1886 (includes Mechanics' Liens), index, 648 p.
39 ILLDeed Book 21, 1886-1887, index, 652 p.
40 ILLDeed Book 22, 1887, index, 652 p.
40 ILLDeed Book 23, 1887-1888, index, 656 p.
41 ILLDeed Book 24, 1888-1889, index, 656 p.
41 ILLDeed Book 25, 1889-1890, index, 652 p.
42 ILLDeed Book 26, 1890, index, 599 p.
42 ILLDeed Book 27, 1890, index, 599 p.
43 ILLDeed Book 28, 1890, index, 598 p.
43 ILLDeed Book 29, 1890-1891, index, 600 p.
44 ILLDeed Book 30, 1890-1891, index, 596 p.
44 ILLDeed Book 31, 1891, index, 596 p.
45 ILLDeed Book 32, 1891-1892, index, 600 p.
45 ILLDeed Book 33, 1892, index, 603 p.
46 ILLDeed Book 34, 1892-1893, index, 600 p.
46 ILLDeed Book 35, 1893, index, 600 p.
47 ILLDeed Book 36, 1893-1894, index, 600 p.
47 ILLDeed Book 37, 1894-1895, index, 600 p.
48 ILLDeed Book 38, 1895-1896, index, 598 p.
48 ILLDeed Book 39, 1896-1897, index, 596 p.
49 ILLDeed Book 40, 1897, index, 592 p.
49 ILLDeed Book 41, 1897-1898, index, 600 p.
50 ILLDeed Book 42, 1898-1899, index, 600 p.
50 ILLDeed Book 43, 1899-1900, index, 600 p.
70 ILLDeed Book, 44, 1900 - 1901, index, 600 p.
70  Deed Book, 45, 1901, index, 600 p.
64  Deed Book 333, 1967-1968, p. 473-504.
51 ILLDeeds Partly Proved, 1875-1906, index, paged.
51 ILLIndex to Deeds, Grantors and Grantees, 1800-1906
51 ILLIndex to Deeds, Grantees A-H, 1876-1908, 401 p.
55 ILLIndex to Deeds, Grantees I-Z, 1876-1908, 386 p.
55 ILLIndex to Deeds, Grantors A-H, 1876-1908, 481 p.
55 ILLIndex to Deeds, Grantors I-Z, 1876-1908, pp. 1-299
56 ILLIndex to Deeds, Grantors I-Z, 1876-1908, pp. 300-481 (continued)
56 ILLIndex to Deeds, Grantors A-Z, 1908-1917, 363 p.
56 ILLIndex to Deeds, Grantees A-Z, 1908-1922, pp. 1-159. Reel contains Index to Deeds, 1918-1922
56 ILLIndex to Deeds, Grantors A-Z, 1908-1922, 451 p.
64  Index to Deeds, Grantors A-B, 1934-1964, 274 p.
65  Index to Deeds, Grantors A-B, 1934-1964, 274 p.
64  Index to Deeds, Grantors C-D, 1934-1964, pp. 1-134 Reel contains pages 1-34.
65  Index to Deeds, Grantors C-D, 1934-1964, pp. 1-180
66  Index to Deeds, Grantors C-D, 1934-1964, pp. 180-214 (continued)
66  Index to Deeds, Grantors E-G, 1934-1964, 166 p.
66  Index to Deeds, Grantors H-K, 1934-1964, 238 p.
66  Index to Deeds, Grantors L-M, 1934-1964, pp. 1-48.
67  Index to Deeds, Grantors L-M, 1934-1964, pp. 49-208 (continued)
67  Index to Deeds, Grantors N-R, 1934-1964, 236 p.
67  Index to Deeds, Grantors S, 1934-1964, pp. 1-62.
68  Index to Deeds, Grantors S, 1934-1964, pp. 62-168. (continued)
68  Index to Deeds, Grantors T-Z, 1934-1964, 216 p.
7 ILLIndex to Deeds 1, 1800 - 1876, p. 3-423 p.
53 ILLIndex to Land Entry Books, 1800-1906, 235 p.
19 ILLIndex to Record of Surveys, 1801 - 1922.
52 ILLLand Entry Book 1, 1800-1836, index, 361 p.
52 ILLLand Entry Book 2, 1836-1851, 354 p.
52 ILLLand Entry Book 3, 1851-1854, 282 p., index.
52 ILLLand Entry Book 4, 1854-1906, index, 337 p.
53 ILLLand Grant Prohibitions, 1881-1917, 73 p.
54 ILLRelease Deed Book 1, 1885-1904, index, 645 p.
54 ILLRelease Deed Book 2, 1904-1915, index, 593 p.
19 ILLSurveyors' Book 1, 1801 - 1824, 5-274 p.
19 ILLSurveyors' Book 2, 1824 - 1846, 442 p.
20 ILLSurveyors' Book 3, 1846 - 1854, Unpaged index, 535 p.
53 ILLSurveyors' Book 3, 1846 - 1854, Unpaged index, 535 p.
20 ILLSurveyors' Book 4, 1854 - 1891, 500 p.
53 ILLSurveyors' Book 4, 1854 - 1891, 500 p.
53 ILLSurveyors' Book 5, 1887-1922, 37 p.
Reel
No.
 Marriage Records and Vital Statistics
17 ILLIndex to Marriages, 1800 - 1939.
77 ILLIndexes to Birth and Death Registers, 1853 - 1870, A-Y
74 ILLMarriage Register, 1, 1801 - 1845, 173 p.
74 ILLMarriage Register, 2, 1845 - 1853, 58 p.
57 ILLMarriage Register, 1850-1898 (includes related loose papers), unpaged.
17 ILLMarriage Register 1, 1800 - 1845, 173 p.
57 ILLMarriage Register 1, 1800 - 1845, 173 p.
17 ILLMarriage Register 2, 1845 - 1853, 58 p.
17 ILLMarriage Register 3, 1853 - 1920, 268 fo.
18 ILLRegister of Births, 1853 - 1870, Unpaged.
18 ILLRegister of Deaths, 1853 - 1871, Unpaged.
  SEE ALSO Bonds/Commissions/Oaths
Reel
No.
 Military and Pension Records
58 ILLAlphabetical List of Registrants for World War I, Local Board, 1918 (includes World War II Dead and Missing), unpaged.
58 ILLList of Men Registered in Tazewell County, 1917-1918, index, 45 p.
58 ILLMuster Rolls for World War I and World War II, 1915-1918, 1941-1944, unpaged.
58 ILLWorld War Memorial Record, 1928-1964, index, 136 p.
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No.
 Township Records
24 ILLClear Fork Township Order Book, 1870-1875, 57 p.
Reel
No.
 Wills
8 ILLWill Book 1, 1800 - 1832, 373 p.
59 ILLWill Book 1, 1800 - 1832, 373 p.
9 ILLWill Book 2, 1832 - 1850, Unpaged index, 526 p.
59 ILLWill Book 2, 1832 - 1850, Unpaged index, 526 p.
9 ILLWill Book 3, 1850 - 1866, Unpaged index, 630 p.
60 ILLWill Book 3, 1850 - 1866, Unpaged index, 630 p.
60 ILLWill Book 4, 1865-1877 (includes Accounts of Sale, Administrators' Accounts, Appraisements, Executors' Accounts, Guardians' Accounts, Inventories, and Trustees' Accounts), 800 p.
61 ILLWill Book 5, 1877-1888 (includes Accounts of Sale, Administrators' Accounts, Appraisements, Executors' Accounts, Guardians' Accounts, Inventories, and Trustees' Accounts), 636 p.
61 ILLWill Book 6, 1888-1895 (includes Accounts of Sale, Administrators' Accounts, Appraisements, Executors' Accounts, Guardians' Accounts, Inventories, and Trustees' Accounts), index, 640 p.
62 ILLWill Book 7, 1895-1902 (includes Accounts of Sales, Administrators' Accounts, Appraisements, Executors' Accounts, Guardians' Accounts, Inventories, and Trustees' Accounts), index, 602 p.
62 ILLWill Book 8, 1902-1903, index, 410 p.
63 ILLWill Book 9, 1904-1908 (includes Accounts of Sale, Administrators' Accounts, Appraisements, Executors' Accounts, Guardians' Accounts, Inventories, and Trustees' Accounts), 408 p. (Circuit Superior Court of Law & Chancery, Circuit Court) Reel includes records from 1841-1909.
63 ILLWill Book 10, 1908-1924, index, 422 p. (Circuit Court)
63 ILLWill Book 11, 1924-1932, index, 500 p. (Circuit Court)
59 ILLGeneral Index to Wills and Fiduciaries, Devisors L-Z, 1905-1985, (continued), paged.
57 ILLGeneral Index to Wills and Fiduciaries, Devisors A-K, 1905-1985, index, paged.
57 ILLGeneral Index to Wills and Fiduciaries, Devisors L-Z, 1905-1985, index, paged.
10 ILLIndex to Wills 1, 1800 - 1908.
59 ILLIndex to Wills 1, 1800 - 1908.