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Wilkes County Court Minutes 1778-1788


Publisher:Southern Historical Pr



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In the minutes, one will find local office holders being appointed and/or qualified, including clerks of courts, registers of deeds, sheriffs, coroners, etc. The court controlled the levying and expenditure of taxes, matters of dealing with public buildings, roads, bridges, etc. were handled by this court and it also selected and summoned juries Among the other responsiblies of the court found in its minutes were licenses granted to operators of taverns, as well as deeds and bills of sale being acknowledged by the grantors. The court oversaw a wide range of matters involving estates, including probate of wills, settlements of estates, and appraisements as well as matters dealing with bastardy and many other valuable bits of information.

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