William Hargrove papers, 1773-1930.

Creator: Hargrove, William, b. 1776.
Collection number: 310-z
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Abstract: William Hargrove was a planter of Granville County, N.C. The collection includes a plantation record book, 1799-1850, of William Hargrove of Granville County, N.C., with family, slave, and stud records, and accounts for taxes, a store, a leather leather business, personal expenses, and other matters. Also, scattered correspondence, chiefly from Hargrove and Sturdivant relatives in the Missouri River Valley.

Repository: Southern Historical Collection

Collection Highlights: Hargrove’s account book contains birth records for Hargrove slaves (1801 – c. 1850)