William Marion Carlton genealogical collection

William Marion Carlton genealogical collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Carlton, William Marion, 1912-1973
Title: William Marion Carlton genealogical collection
Dates: 20th century
Quantity: 14.0 Linear feet (35 document boxes)
Coll. Number: ms1295

Biographical/Historical Note

William Marion Carlton, a professor of Botany at the University of Georgia, spent many years researching the Carlton name including all variant spellings.


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of William Marion Carlton's correspondence (most of which is numbered according to when sent and when received), his genealogical worksheets, his booklets on the Carlton family, pictures, and other genealogical research materials. Other family names connected to the Carlton family of which there is a goodly portion of research on are: Alderman, Altman, Bates, Bryan, Carson, Casan, Chastain, Coker, Curtis, Davenport, David, Dougherty, Durrance, Easley, Fleming, Gray, Hendry, Hurst, Hollingsworth, Jarrett, Kendrick, McKinney, Martin, Mathis, Mickler, Moody, Moore, Murphy, Mustoe, Owen, Parks, Pipes, Powell, Puryear, Reed, Rogers, Simmons, Sloan, Spencer, Stewart, Sweat, Taylor, Trott, Whidden and Willingham. There are two Carlton family histories on microfilm which are also part of this collection.


Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


Index Terms

Bates family
Carlton family
Carlton, William Marion, 1912-1973 -- Correspondence
Correspondence.
Dougherty family
Genealogies.
Gray family
Martin family
Pamphlets.
Photographs.
Taylor family
University of Georgia. -- Faculty
Worksheets.

General Notes

Related works by William Marion Carlton on the genealogy of the Carlton family and on the subject of botany are held in the Hargrett Library's Georgia Room collection.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

William Marion Carlton genealogical collection, MS 1295. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Publication requires express permission from the family.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
OS Box
1Pictures of family members, approx. 100, circa 1850-1950
 
Genealogy Charts
 
OS Box
2Stencils for Various Papers
 
Box
3Carlton Familes- Family Head A
 
Box
4Carlton Familes- Family Head B-C
 
Box
5Carlton Familes- Family Head D-F
 
Box
6Carlton Familes- Family Head G-Jn
 
Box
7Carlton Familes- Family Head John
 
Box
8Carlton Familes- Family Head John
 
Box
9Carlton Familes- Family Head L-R
 
Box
10Carlton Familes- Family Head S
 
Box
11Carlton Familes- Family Head T
 
Box
12Carlton Familes- Family Head U-Z
 
Box
13Geographical distribution
 
Box
14Allied Families- A-D
 
Box
15Allied Families- E-M
 
Box
16Allied Families- N-Z
 
Box
17Carlton Family Histories
 
Box
18Carlton Family Histories
 
Box
19Family History Reports
 
Box
20Family History Reports
 
Box
21Family History Reports
 
Box
22Carlton Family- General
 
Box
23Carlton Family- General
 
Box
24Carlton Material from various people
 
Box
25Record Books
 
Box
26Clippings (Florida)
 
Box
27Clippings (General)
 
Box
28Correspondence- Numbered, 1956-1957
 
Box
29Correspondence- Numbered, 1958
 
Box
30Correspondence- Numbered, 1959-1960
 
Box
31Correspondence- Numbered, 1961-1962
 
Box
32Correspondence- Numbered, 1963-1964
 
Box
33Correspondence- Numbered, 1965-1966
 
Box
34Correspondence- Numbered, 1967-1972
 
Box
35Correspondence- Unnumbered and letters relating to collection