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Title Botetourt County Minute Book, 1796-99
Catalog Number 2009.1.485
Object Name Photocopy
Scope & Content Photocopy of pages from the Botetourt County Minute Book Clerk's Office, 1796-99. Page 149, dated November 16, 1797. Includes miscellaneous entries (largely illegible), as well as an entry for the dispostion of James Bratton, identified as having smallpox. The sheriff is ordered to remove Bratton to a location where his infection will not be a threat to others.

Subjects Health
Epidemics
Diseases
Smallpox
Municipal government
People Bratton, James
Collection Dorothy S. Kessler Collection
Copyright Historic Fincastle, Inc. has exclusive use and rights to Dorothy S. Kessler's historical materials.