Rockingham County Circuit Court Receipts, 1875-1882

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Summary Information

Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University
Rockingham County Circuit Court
Rockingham County Circuit Court Receipts
Collection No.:
SC 0144
1 box, .17 Cubic Feet
Language of the Material:
Circuit court receipts from 1875-1882 for Rockingham County, Virginia.

Preferred Citation

[identification of item], [box #, folder #], Rockingham County Circuit Court Receipts, 1875-1882, SC 0144, Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, Va.

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Bio/Historical Note

These documents show court fees for Rockingham County, Virginia during the late 1870s and early 1880s.

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Scope and Content

The Rockingham County Circuit Court Receipts, 1875-1882, contain receipts from the Clerk of the Circuit Court, Rockingham County, Virginia, for payment of "order and continuance" and other court fees.

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Receipts are arranged alphabetically by surname and housed in groupings in six envelopes within the box.

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Administrative Information

Revision Description

Converted to schema conforming EAD by dtd2schema.vh.xsl.Edited by Kayla Payne 2013-11-21June 2012

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection. Please contact Research Services staff before visiting the James Madison University Special Collections Library to use this collection.

Use Restrictions

The copyright interests in this collection have not been transferred to the James Madison University Special Collections Library. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library Reference Desk. (

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Scott Suter on behalf of the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society in January 1996.

Processing Information

These documents came in alphabetically-designated pockets in a cloth apron designed for the purpose. Original order has been retained. In order to streamline the process of applying collection numbers, Special Collections staff completed a large-scale renumbering campaign in the spring of 2017. This collection was previously cataloged as SC 3086.


Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University

880 Madison DriveMSC 1704Harrisonburg, Virginia 22807library-special@jmu.eduURL:

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Index Terms


  • Virginia. Circuit Court (Harrisonburg, Va.)
  • County government -- Virginia -- Harrisonburg
  • Public records -- Virginia -- Rockingham County
  • Court records -- Virginia -- Rockingham County
  • Courts -- Virginia -- Rockingham County
  • Justice, Administration of -- Virginia -- Sources
  • Local government
  • Rockingham County (Va.) -- Sources
  • Harrisonburg (Va.) -- Sources
  • Harrisonburg (Va.) -- History -- Sources
  • Virginia -- History, Local -- Sources

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Collection Inventory

Title/Description Instances
Applegate-Croushorn, 1875-1882 box 1 folder 1
Devier-Holler, 1875-1882 box 1 folder 2
James-Omohundro, 1875-1882 box 1 folder 3
Pharis-Slade, 1875-1882 box 1 folder 4
Sangeton-Shenandoah Land, 1875-1882 box 1 folder 5
Turley-Zirkle, 1875-1882 box 1 folder 6