Cadle family papers

Cadle family papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Cadle family
Title: Cadle family papers
Dates: 1880-1960
Quantity: 2.0 Linear feet (2 document boxes, 1 oversized box)
Abstract:The collection consists of papers, pictures and other items concerned with the Everett, Foy, Burkes, Parker, Martin and Cadle families of Effingham, Screven, Bulloch and Emanuel counties of Georgia. There are a good many pictures. Some of the pictures were done by Mr. Wilson of Savannah, Georgia. An interesting part of this collection is the number of naval letters and papers of William Eden Cadle during the second World War. Mr. Cadle was sworn in at Macon, Georgia, on 20 April 1942 and trained at Norfold, Virginia. Mr. Cadle left Guam in September of 1945 and was discharged 24 December 1945 at Jacksonville, Florida.
Coll. Number: ms1487

Biographical/Historical Note

Mr. William Eden Cadle, 82, died Saturday, June 27, 1998, at Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Augusta. Mr. Cadle, a native of Swainsboro, owned Cadle's Feed and Seed from 1946 to 1957 and owned Cadle's Amoco Service Station from 1959 to 1968. He had been a bookkeeper for Flander's Tire Co., and he was a Swainsboro volunteer fireman. He was a member of the Boy Scouts of America, the Grand Lodge of Georgia Free and Accepted Masons, Swainsboro Lodge 244, the Shriners and the Emanuel County Sportsmen's Club. He was a Navy veteran of World War II and a life member of the Lanier-Moore chapter of Veterans of Foreign Wars. Survivors include two sons, Farris William Cadle, Savannah, and John Everett Cadle, Cambridge, Mass. Augusta Chronicle Online (Retrieved March 10, 2009)


Arranged in chronological order.

Index Terms

Burke family -- Photographs
Cadle, William Eden, 1916-1998 -- Correspondence
Cadle, William Eden, 1916-1998 -- Family
Everett family -- Photographs
Foy family -- Photographs
Martin family
Parker family
Sailors--United States.
United States. Navy. -- History--World War, 1939-1945--Sources
Wilson, J. N., (Jerome Nelson), 1827-1897
World War, 1939-1945--Veterans.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cadle family papers, 1880-1960. MS 1487. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Material

Related archival materials in the Hargrett Library: Cadle family papers, MS 2354.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing


Series 1: Cadle Family

11Burke Family Legal Documents
2Cadle Family Legal Documents
4Correspondence, 1905-1941, Undated
6Everett Family Legal Documents
7Farm Books
10Grocery Ledger, 1926 1933, Undated
11Insurance Policies
12Lee, C.W. Legal Documents
13Mingledorff Family Legal Documents
15Pictures: Burke Family
16Pictures: Cadle Family
17Pictures: Everett Family
18Pictures: Foy Family
19Pictures: Unidentified
20Pictures: World War II
21Printed Material
23Wilson, Henry J. Division of Estate, 1874

Series 2: William Eden Cadle Files

21Address Book
2Army Institute-Enrollment Form
4Correspondence, 1942-1944
6Induction Papers
7Leave Forms
8Medical Records
10Muster Lists
11Patches, Dog Tags, Money, etc.
12Printed Material
13U.S. Citizens' Military Training Camp
3Quilt Blocks