Tarver family papers

Tarver family papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Tarver family papers
Dates: 1824-1884
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet (19 folders; housed with minor collections MS 1649 to MS 1656)
Coll. Number: ms1656(m)

Biographical/Historical Note

The Tarvers were land owners in Macon and Bullock Counties in Alabama, and married into the Banks family of Columbus.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of papers which deal mainly with land transactions. There are also a few letters from assorted members of the family. All of these are in rather fragile condition and are housed separately to keep them safe and secure.


Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


Index Terms

Correspondence.
Deeds.
Land titles--Registration and transfer--Alabama--Bullock County.
Land titles--Registration and transfer--Alabama--Macon County.
Real Property--Alabama--Bullock County.
Real property--Alabama--Macon County.
Tarver family -- Correspondence

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Tarver family papers. MS 1656. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Correspondence, 1840
 
2Correspondence, 1849
 
3Correspondence, 184?
 
4Correspondence, 1856
 
5Deed, 1824
 
6Deed, 1844
 
7Deed, 1845
 
8Deed, 1848
 
9Deed, 1850
 
10Deed, 1851
 
11Deed, 1854
 
12Deed, 1856
 
13Deed, 1859
 
14Estate papers, 1860
 
15Estate paper, 1869
 
16Land holdings
 
17Survey
 
18Receipt, 1849
 
19Receipt, 1884