Family connections of Samuel Rufus Jones (photostat)

Family connections of Samuel Rufus Jones (photostat)

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Cate, Margaret Davis, 1888-1961
Title: Family connections of Samuel Rufus Jones (photostat)
Dates: 1942
Quantity: 0.2 Linear feet (2 oversized folders B)
Coll. Number: ms1632

Biographical/Historical Note

Alfred W. Jones, the owner of the charts, was son of Samuel Rufus Jones, 1858-1931, of Sea Island, Georgia.

Margaret Davis Cate, a woman of many careers, was credited for developing historical interest that led to designation of Ft. Frederica as a national monument. She was a teacher, postmaster, leader of the Glynn County Planning Board, leader of the city planning commission, leader of the Glynn County Board of Public Welfare, vice president of the Georgia Historical Society, president of the Glynn County League of Women Voters, president of the Brunswick's Women Club, and the author of several books and articles.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of genealogical charts of the Jones and allied families of Georgia. The charts were prepared by Margaret Davis Cate, an historian and genealogist of Sea Island, Georgia.

Index Terms

Jones family

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Family connections of Samuel Rufus Jones (photostat). MS 1632. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Copied from originals created by Margaret Davis Cate and owned by Alfred W. Jones in Decemer 1980.

Related Material

See also Margaret Davis Cate collection, MS 1217.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

OS Folder
1BGenealogical charts, 1942
OS Folder
2BGenealogical charts