The Resource Papers : of the Bonner, Mercer and Pelham family, (manuscript)

Papers : of the Bonner, Mercer and Pelham family, (manuscript)

Label
Papers : of the Bonner, Mercer and Pelham family, 1762-1888
Title
Papers
Title remainder
of the Bonner, Mercer and Pelham family
Inclusive dates
1762-1888
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • This collection includes correspondence, financial records, wills,and genealogical data for three families interrelated by marriage. The bulk of the material relates to the Bonner family of Greene County, Ohio. Personal correspondence concerns land settlement in Ohio and family affairs. Of interest are comments on revivals, slavery and the emancipation of a family slave, and local political patronage
  • The papers also contatin wills and estate settlements from Dinwiddie Co., Va., 50 years of Ohio land tax receipts, and other miscellaneous accounts and receipts. Items from the Mercer and Pelham families, both of which originated in Virginia and married into the Bonner family, are almost exclusively genealogical
Cataloging source
VA@
Label
Papers : of the Bonner, Mercer and Pelham family, (manuscript)
Arrangement
filed chronologically by subject.
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  • Special Collections
Cumulative index finding aids
Guide available.
Extent
200
Materials spec
Papers
Organization method
Correspondence placed first, followed by papers of the Bonner, Mercer and Pelham families respectively.
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u2096871
System control number
  • (Sirsi) AKD5111
  • (OCoLC)30793012
Type of unit
items.

Library Locations

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