News and advertisements about Colonial Gloucester County including Kingston Parish (present-day Mathews County) from the pages of the Virginia Gazette, 1736-1780
Compiled by Sara E. Lewis From an index to the Virginia Gazette, produced in 1950 by Lester J. Cappon and Stella F. Duff of the Institute of Early American History and Culture (Omohundro Institute) with additional Gloucester (including Kingston Parish) material not captured by the indexers. Annual lists of world events put local listings in context. Please review primary source material before citing.
THE building of Gloucester county court-house is to be let to the lowest bidder on Tuesday the 22rd day of this instant (April) at the place where the court-house stood, when the Justices will be present to agree with the undertaker.