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Essex County - Court Records

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Local Records Categories and Contents
Reel
No.
 Court Records
  WHEN ORDERING COPIES OF CHANCERY CAUSES REFER TO THE CHANCERY RECORDS INDEX FOR INDEX NUMBERS
150 -449, 458ILLChancery Causes
  County Court
2 ILLRecords [Orders Etc. No. 1; Deeds, Wills, Etc.], 1692 - 1695 c, pp. 1-150 (Orders, 1692 - 1695); p. 151-153 (Acts of the House of Burgesses); p. 154-444 (Deeds, Wills, Etc., 1692 - 1695) Film of Transcript. The transcript preserves the pagination of the original volume by numbers in parentheses; these are the numbers referred to in the County General Index and in Embrey's Index.
1 ILLOrders Etc. No. 1 [Deeds Wills, Etc.], 1692-1695, pp. 1-270 (Orders, 1692 - 1695); p. 17-390 (Deeds, Wills, Etc., 1692 - 1695, follows p. 270) Film of Original. This volume has a separate index which follows the General Index to Wills and Deeds B, 1691 - 1722, on Reel 39; it is referred to in this separate index as "0-1", [i.e., Orders No. 1], and page references are to p. 17-390 of the volume. Also indexed in Alvin T. Embrey's Index of Records of Old Rappahannock, 1654 - 1692, & Essex, 1692 - 1700. (Old Rappahannock County Reels Nos. 15 - 18)
65 ILLOrders, 1695 - 1699 c, [xxxiv] index, 166 p. Film of transcript
   FOR ORDERS [ORIGINAL], 1699 - 1702, SEE DEEDS & WILLS NO. 10, 1699 - 1702 (REEL 3)
   FOR ORDERS [TRANSCRIPT], 1699 - 1702, SEE RECORDS [DEEDS & WILLS 10 -transcribed to 1700-] (REEL 3)
66 ILLOrders, [No. 3], 1703 - 1708 c, 408 p.
66 ILLOrders, No. 4, 1708 - 1714, Pt. 1 c, pp. 1-395
66 ILLOrders, No. 4, 1708 - 1714, Pt. 2 c, pp. 396-635, [1], [many pages are mutilated]
67 ILLOrder Book, 5, 1716 - 1723, [xxii] index, [1], index repeated, p. 1-4, 6, [3], 13-777
68 ILLOrders, 1723 - 1725, 368 p.
68 ILLOrders, 1725 - 1729, [xxi] index, 300 p.
68 ILLOrders, 1729 - 1733, [xxiii] index, 426 p.
69 ILLOrders, 1733 - 1736, [1], [xxii] index, 246 p.
69 ILLOrders, 1736 - 1738, [xxi] index, 439 p.
69 ILLOrders, 1738 - 1740, [xxiii] index, 330 p.
70 ILLOrders, 1740 - 1741, [xxii] index, 350 p.
70 ILLOrders, 1742 - 1743, [xxii] index, 339 p.
71 ILLOrders, No. 14, 1745 - 1747 c, (Contains Executions), [vi] index, 447 p.
72 ILLOrders, 1747 - 1749, [xvii] index, (index A - D is missing), 408 p.
72 ILLOrders, 1749 - 1751, [xix] index, 354 p. (p. 341-354 are numbered in reverse order)
73 ILLOrders, 1751 - 1752, [xvii] index, 253 p.
73 ILLOrders, [18], 1752 - 1753, [xvii] index, 452 p.
74 ILLOrders, [19], 1753 - 1754, [xvi] index, 410 p.
74 ILLOrders Book, No. 20, 1754, 1783 c, 1754, [xv] index, p. 1-295; 1783, [vii] index, p. 296 - 309
75 ILLOrders, 21, 1754 - 1757, [1782 - 1783], [xvii] index, p. 1-367 (1754 - 1757); [xx] index, p. 368-419 (1782 - 1783)
76 ILLOrders, 22, 1757 - 1759, [xv] index, 304 [1] p.
76 ILLOrders, 23, 1759 - 1761 c, [xxiv] index, 410 p.
77 ILLOrders, 24, 1762 - 1763, [xx] index, 327 p.
78 ILLOrders, 25, 1763 - 1764, [clxxxix] index, p. 9-420
79 ILLOrders, 26, 1764 - 1767, [cxxxvii] index, 534 p.
80 ILLOrders, 27, 1767 - 1770, [xx] index, 532 p.
81 ILLOrders, 28, 1770 - 1773, [xxv] index, 519 p.
82 ILLOrders, 29, 1773 - 1782 c, [xxix] index, 521 p.
   Orders, 1782-1783, SEE ORDERS 21, 1754- 1747, 1782 - 1783 (REEL 75)
   Orders, 1783, SEE ALSO ORDER BOOK NO. 20, 1754, 1783 (REEL 74)
83 ILLOrders, 30, 1784 - 1787, [xxvi] index, 395 p.
83 ILLOrders, 31, 1788 - 1790, [xxiv] index, 333 p.
84 ILLOrders, 32, 1790 - 1794, [xxx] index, 532 p.
85 ILLOrders, 33, 1795 - 1797, [1], [ixv] index, [1], 528 p.
86 ILLOrders, 34, 1797 - 1799, [lix] index, [2], 551 p.
87 ILLOrders, 35, 1799 - 1800, [lxx] index, 510 [1] p.
87 ILLOrders, 36, 1800 - 1801, [lxi] index, 288 p.
88 ILLOrder Book, 37, 1802 - 1804, Unpaged index, 622 p. (index continued at end)
88 ILLOrder Book, 38, 1804 - 1807, Unpaged index, 528 p.
89 ILLOrder Book, 39, 1807 - 1809, Unpaged index, [2], 530 p.
89 ILLOrder Book, 40, 1809 - 1812, [1], [lxxxii] index, 652 p.
90 ILLOrder Book, 41, 1812 - 1815, [xxxii] index, 607 [1] p.
91 ILLOrder Book, 42, 1815 - 1817, [xxiii] index, 497 p.
92 ILLOrder Book, 43, 1817 - 1821, [lxxxvi], [2] index, [xviii] duplicate index, [2], 610 p.
93 ILLOrder Book, 44, 1821 - 1823, [1], [xxv], [1] index, [1], 320 p.
94 ILLOrder Book, 45, 1823 - 1826, [1], [xlviii] index, [1], 516 p.
95 ILLOrder Book, 46, 1826 - 1830, [xxi] index, 700 p.
96 ILLOrder Book, 47, 1830 - 1833, [1] index, [1], 684 p.
97 ILLOrder, 48, 1833 - 1836, [lii] index, 451 p.
98 ILLOrder Book, 49, 1837 - 1841, [lvi] index, 681 p.
99 ILLOrder Book, No. 50, 1841 - 1847, [lx] index, 775 p.
100 ILLOrder Book, 1847 - 1853, [lxxxii] index, pp. 1-617.
101 ILLOrder Book, 1853 - 1858 (continued), pp. 617 - 1138.
451 ILLOrder Book, 1, 1853-1858, index, pp. 1-537.
101 ILLOrder Book, 1858, 77 p.
124 ILLOrder Book, 1, 1858-1863 (continued), pp. 536-910.
124 ILLOrder Book, 3, 1867-1872, index, 721 p.
125 ILLOrder Book, 4, 1873-1878, index, 664 p.
125 ILLOrder Book, 5, 1878-1880, pp. 1-301.
126 ILLOrder Book, 5, 1880-1882 (continued), pp. 300-617.
126 ILLOrder Book, 6, 1882-1886, index, 624 p.
126 ILLOrder Book, 7, 1886, index, pp. 1-101.
127 ILLOrder Book, 7, 1886-1891 (continued), pp. 102-640.
127 ILLOrder Book, 8, 1891-1895, index, 495 p.
128 ILLOrder Book, 9, 1895-1903, index, 500 p.
128 ILLOrder Book, 10, 1903-1904, index, 36 p.
122 ILLChancery Order Book 5, 1892-1902, 487 p.
149  Chancery Suit, McCall v. McCall, 1779-1785. No ILL copy. See Essex County Chancery Causes Microfilm Reel Numbers 434, image 272 and 435, image 9.
129 ILLGeneral Index to Court Orders, 1684-1714, 602 p.
129 ILLGeneral Index to Court Orders, 1714-1728, 123 p.
122 ILLMemorandum Book, 1887-1904, unpaged.
123 ILLMinute Book, 1863-1866, index, 311 p.
119 ILLMinutes, 1843-1861
  Superior Court of Law
119 ILLOrder Book, 1809-1824.
123 ILLOrder Book, 1809-1824.
121 ILLRecord of Appeals, 1809-1821, index, 138 p.
  Circuit Superior Court of Law and Chancery
128 ILLChancery Order Book 1, 1831-1851, index, 435 p.
135 ILLIndex to Chancery Suits, 1850-1948, 32 p.
452 ILLLaw Order Book 1, 1831-1834, index, pp. 1-101.
453 ILLLaw Order Book 1, 1834-1841 (continued), pp. 100-431.
453 ILLLaw Order Book 2, 1841-1852, index, 475 p.
119 ILLOffice Judgments, 1843-1866 (continued), pp. 249-353
111 ILLOffice Judgments No. 1, 1834 - 1843, [1], [xx] index, [1], 249 p.
455 ILLOffice Judgments No. 2, 1843 - 1858, pp. 1-250.
  Circuit Court
131 ILLChancery Order Book 15, 1974-1977 (continued), pp. 102-494
131 ILLChancery Order Book 16, 1977-1978, index, 139 p.
130 ILLChancery Order Book 2, 1852-1873, index, 717 p.
130 ILLChancery Order Book 3, 1873-1877, index, pp. 1-401.
452 ILLChancery Order Book 3, 1877-1880 (continued), pp. 400-635.
452 ILLChancery Order Book 4, 1881-1892, index, 646 p.
120 ILLClerk's Personal Book, 1890 (Harrison Southworth), 200 p.
132 ILLClerk's Personal Book, 1890 (Harrison Southworth), 200 p.
135 ILLIndex to Chancery Suits, 1850-1948, 32 p.
133 ILLJudgment Lien Docket and Execution Book, 1957-1965 (continued), index, pp. 100-200.
134 ILLJudgment Lien Docket and Execution Book 8, 1965-1977, index, 203 p.
134 ILLJudgment Lien Docket and Execution Book 9, 1977-1978, index, 32 p.
453 ILLLaw Order Book 2, 1841-1852, index, 475 p.
453 ILLLaw Order Book 3, 1852-1856, index, pp. 1-250.
454 ILLLaw Order Book 3, 1856-1867 (continued), pp. 250-697.
454 ILLLaw Order Book 4, 1867-1889, index, 693 p.
131 ILLLaw Order Book 5, 1889-1905, index, 398 p.
119 ILLOffice Judgments, 1843-1866 (continued), pp. 249-353
102 ILLOrder Book No. 1, 1853 - 1863, [xlviii] index, [3], 824 p. (Above 1853 - 1863 Orders, as found in Order Bk. 1, are also copied in Order Book for 1847 - 1858, on Reels 100-101)