James Taylor Inventory of Estate
Scope and Content
This collection consists of a single page providing the inventory of the estate of James Taylor, of Patrick County, Virginia. Completed February 12, 1814, the inventory is signed by George Fulcher, M. Sandefun, Wm. Jones, and Jno. Clark. The inventory lists the values of various household and farm items, including tools, furniture, and livestock.
Language of Materials
The materials in the collection are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open to research.
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James Taylor, son of James and Eleanor Smith Taylor, was born in Virginia ca. 1765. He married Tabitha Boaz (1783-1881) in Patrick County, Virginia, in 1806; the couple would have four children. James Taylor died in Patrick County ca. February nuary, 1814.
0.1 Cubic Feet (1 folder)
Estate inventory of James Taylor, of Patrick County, Virginia, signed by George Fulcher, M. Sandefun, Wm. Jones and Jno. Clark.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The James Taylor Inventory of Estate was purchased by Special Collections and University Archives in 1988.
Rights Statement for Archival Description
The guide to the James Taylor Inventory of Estate by Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, is licensed under a CC0 (https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/public-domain/cc0/).
The processing and description of the James Taylor Inventory of Estate commenced and was completed in April, 2021.
- James Taylor Inventory of Estate, 1814
- John M. Jackson
- 2021 (CC0 1.0)
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
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- 2020-08-21: Finding aid notes updated to new department standards. juliags
- 2021-03-11: LM Rozema added missing notes for an unprocessed collection, added FA title and filing titles, added FA date from EAD, and added component with instances previously attached to collection level.
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