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Hidden wills : an index of wills found in central Virginia chancery records through 1870 / compiled by Jean L. Cooper.

Cooper, Jean L. (Jean Lynn), 1952- (author,, compiler.).

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLG 929 C777H (Text) 00000107295933 Genealogy Reading Room Book In process -

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  • ISBN: 9781089782261
  • ISBN: 1089782268
  • Physical Description: 141 pages ; 28 cm
  • Publisher: Palmyra, VA : Shortwood Press, 2019.

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Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Alphabetical List by County of Residence -- Alphabetical List by Surname of Testator.
Summary, etc.:
"A will is a legal document containing instructions as to what should be done with one's money and property after one's death.The case files of the chancery courts of Virginia contain many copies of wills from all over the Commonwealth, which are accessible through the Library of Virginia's Chancery Records Index. This book is intended to assist the researcher in finding wills that are 'hidden' in Central Virginia's Chancery Records or cases from other counties which contain wills from Central Virginia residents prior to 1870."--Introduction, p.9.
Subject: Wills > Virginia > Indexes.
Court records > Virginia > Databases > Indexes.
Virginia > Genealogy > Indexes.

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