1797.029: Petition asking District Court be established in Centerville.

Published: 1797

Full Title: [To] the General Assembly of Virginia : ... inhabitants of the county of [blank] ... submit that they labour under great inconvenience ...

Author: Inhabitants of Dumfries Court District.

Place Issued: Virginia

Issuing Press: Uncertain

Description: 1 sheet [1 pg.]; 29 cm. x 19 cm. (broadside).


Petition asks that a District Court be established in Centerville in western Fairfax County; dated at end in manuscript "Dec. 8, 1797" by a clerk of the House of delegates, indicating date of submission. Only known copy is held in the state archives at the Library of Virginia. Sheet lacks printer credit; likely an Alexandria imprint, but such an attribution is speculative.

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