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RG1.0. Debt/Law Papers/Judgments

 Record Group
Identifier: RG1.0
This is the subgroup of records that make up the majority of the Term Papers Collection. These records are specifically related to debt cases heard in civil suits.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Term Papers

Identifier: RG1
Scope and Contents Described by the Library of Virginia as Judgements, these records were known in the Fredericksburg courts as Term Papers. This was a general term for, “loose court papers used by clerks to describe legal records generated by the locality during a specific court session (month/year). Typically, these records were tri-folded and wrapped in bundles with no attempt made by the clerk to differentiate among the various record types within a bundle. Therefore, a bundle of judgments...
Dates: 1800-1950