Guide to the County Court Records for Monongalia County, West Virginia, 1802 - 1842

Summary Information

Title: County Court Records for Monongalia County, West Virginia, 1802 - 1842
Collection: AC.155
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Abstract:

County Court Records for Monongalia County, West Virginia is a collection of six inter-related court documents from early nineteenth century Monongalia County, West Virginia. These documents include three land deeds, tax receipt, and a land plat.

Creator: Monongalia County, West Virginia Court

Biographical/Historical Note

Monongalia County, West Virginia, known locally as Mon County, was founded in 1776.  Its county seat is Morgantown.

Scope and Contents

County Court Records for Monongalia County, West Virginia is a collection of six inter-related court documents from early nineteenth century Monongalia County, West Virginia. These documents include three land deeds, tax receipt, and a land plat. Two papers are land deeds between George Swank and Dudley Evans. Another document is a receipt for Swank after his land was sold for non-payment of taxes. The remainder are land documents for Thomas Thomas.

Arrangement

This collection is organized into one series. Two documents are oversized and therefore, the entire collection is housed in Oversize Box B.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research without restrictions in the Dougherty Reading Room.

Acquisitions Information

The W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection purchased this collection in 25 March 1999. The accession number is AC.2000.011. This collection was opened to the public on 5 September 2002.

Processing Information

Processed by Kathryn Staley, 5 September 2002; Encoded by Kathryn Staley, June 2005

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.155: County Court Records for Monongalia County, West Virginia, W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

 

 Monongalia County Court Records, 1802-1842. Box 1.1