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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Mabel White Halbert Papers

Identifier: MSS-40
Scope and Contents

Revolutionary War pension applications, wills, Bible records, Civil War letters.

Dates: 1845 - 1956

Leslie Hall Papers

Identifier: MSS-41
Scope and Contents Deeds, wills, other legal papers, receipts, marriage certification and record of births and deaths. Papers concern the land acquisitions, land sales and estates of Nancy F. Davis (b. 1798-ca. 1869), widow of John P. Davis Sr. (d. 1845) and her children: James P. (b. 1820); Martha Davis Turner (b. 1825); Thomas G. (b. 1833); Rebecca Gayerre; and Jeannette Davis Hall (1828-1905), wife of Farar A. Hall (d. 1875), metal manufacturer of Kosciusko and Atlanta. The papers also document the lots...
Dates: 1841-1929 and undated

Eliza D. Howell Will

Identifier: MSS-212
Dates: 1836-9-24

Louis Leflore will

Identifier: MSS-221
Scope and Contents

Last will and testament of Leflore, April 1833 (probated October 1833), plus a quit claim deed by Leflore family to Thomas G. Blewett, 1835 (recorded 1840). Copies.

Dates: 1833

James K. Polk Last Will and Testament

Identifier: MSS-248
Scope and Contents

Last will and testament of James K. Polk, February 28, 1849. Probated November 21, 1849, Yalobusha County, Mississippi. Photostat copy of typed will recorded in Yalobusha County Courthouse, Coffeeville, Mississippi.

Dates: 1849

Mrs. C. E. Ratcliffe Collection

Identifier: MSS-258
Scope and Contents

Letters and narrative (1861-1865) concerning Samuel Rankin Latta and family of Dyersburg, Tennessee, from Tennessee (including one from Shiloh), Mississippi and other Civil War sites. Also a will from Franklin County, Mississippi.

Dates: 1834, 1861-1862

Daniel Williams Family Papers

Identifier: MSS-20

The Daniel Williams family papers document the history of the family from 1823 to 1966, most notably Campbell “Cammie” Williams and his brother, Mims Williams. The papers consist of correspondence, Civil War tax documents, bills and account statements, contracts, newspaper clippings, genealogical material, essays, poetry, cards, and miscellany.

Dates: 1823 - 1966

Woodfin-Norwood Family Collection

Identifier: MSS-357
Scope and Contents

Copy of will of Nathaniel Norwood of Granville County, North Carolina, 1779; copy of book on the biography and genealogy of the Woodfin family.

Dates: 1779 and undated