Selected Court Records

Selected Court Records


Chancery Court Records -  Estate disputes, land and slave disputes, property divisions, and
                                                       other equity claims.

Circuit Court Records    -   Civil cases involving divorce, debts, assaults; state cases
                                                       involving gambling, theft, bastardy, and murder.

County Court Records    -  Administrators and guardianship appointments, wills proved,
                                                      dowers, bound apprentices, road appointments, and poor house

Estate Records          -       Inventories and settlements

Loose Records          -           Wills, Estates, Miscellaneous, and Lawsuits from the loose
                                                     document collection.

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