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|Abstract||Miscellaneous papers from Wilkes County, N.C., including land grants, 1782-1802; commissions of local officials, 1804-1868; and the annual returns for the Wilkes County Regiment of the Ninth Brigade of the North Carolina militia, 1801.|
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The collection includes land grants, 1782-1802, containing names of the persons involved and brief descriptions of the Wilkes County, N.C., tracts concerned. Also included are commissions, 1804-1868, for local offices of Justice of the Peace, County Peace Commissioner, and County Militia. There are also annual returns for the Wilkes County Regiment of the Ninth Brigade of the North Carolina militia, 1801, which contains statistics on men and arms.Back to Top
|Oversize Paper Folder OPF-1137/1z|
Oversize papers (OPF-1137/1z).Back to Top
Processed by: SHC Staff
Encoded by: Noah Huffman, December 2007
Updated by: Kate Stratton and Jodi Berkowitz, January 2009
This collection was rehoused and a summary created with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
This finding aid was created with support from NC ECHO.Back to Top