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Miscellaneous family papers.

October 12, 2009

Creator: Miscellaneous family papers.
Collection number: 2182
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Abstract: Family papers, particularly histories and genealogical materials, from many places in the South. Represented are the following families: Branscome, Burnett, Chorpening, Conyers, Cosby, Cox, Craig, Dalton, Darden, Ervin, Gorham, Hylton, Jarrott, McNeill, Mitchell, Preston, Ragland, Robertson, Schuster, Slaughter, Suggs, and many others. Of special interest is the biography of University of North Carolina alumnus and Confederate Army officer Julius Caesar Mitchell (1842-1876).

Repository: Southern Historical Collection

Collection Highlights: Folder 13 contains copies of slave birth records from 1854 to 1864.

Categories: 19th Century, Slavery