Thomas Carr family papers

Thomas Carr family papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Carr family
Creator: Carr, Thomas, d. 1820
Creator: Carr, William A., (William Anthony)
Title: Thomas Carr family papers
Dates: 1730-1891
Quantity: 4.5 Linear feet (11 document boxes, 1 oversize folder A)
Coll. Number: ms21

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of the papers of Thomas Carr and his son, William A. Carr of Columbia County, Georgia from 1730-1891. Includes correspondence, bills, receipts, land grants, court records, bonds, and slave records. Materials mainly related to late 18th and early 19th century land speculation in Camden County (Ga.), Yazoo purchase, and northeast Georgia. Also includes some material relating to William Low (Mrs. Carr's grandson by her first husband).


Arrangement

Arranged in chronological order by record type.


Index Terms

Camden County (Ga.)
Columbia County (Ga.)
Land grants.
Low, William
Real estate investment--Georgia--18th century.
Real estate investment--Georgia--19th century.
Slave bills of sale--Georgia.
Slavery--Georgia.
Yazoo Fraud, 1795.

General Notes

Portions of this collection have been digitized and are available online through the Digital Library of Georgia: http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/CollectionsA-Z/0021_search.html


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Thomas Carr family papers, MS 21. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Correspondence, 1733-1740 View online.
 
2Correspondence, 1766-1780 View online.
 
3Correspondence, 1781-1784 View online.
 
4Correspondence, 1784-1786 View online.
 
5Correspondence, April-September 1786 View online.
 
6Correspondence, October 1786-June 1787 View online.
 
7Correspondence, July 1787-October 1788 View online.
 
8Correspondence, November 1788-1789 View online.
 
9Correspondence, January-August 1790 View online.
 
10Correspondence, August 1790-January 18, 1791 View online.
 
11Correspondence, January-August 1791 View online.
 
12Correspondence, 1791-August 1792 View online.
 
BoxFolder
21Correspondence, September-December 1792 View online.
Includes T. Carr Diary.
 
2Correspondence, January-May 1793 View online.
 
3Correspondence, June 3, 1793 View online.
 
4Correspondence, June-September 1793 View online.
 
5Correspondence, September-December 1793 View online.
 
6Memoranda Book, 1793 View online.
 
7Correspondence, 1794 View online.
 
8Correspondence, 1795 View online.
 
9Correspondence, 1796 View online.
 
10Carr, Thomas. Listed Properties, 1796, 1798-1812, 1812-1820 View online.
 
BoxFolder
31Correspondence, November 1798-July 1799 View online.
 
2Correspondence, 1797-October 1798 View online.
 
3Correspondence, 1799 View online.
 
4Correspondence, 1800 View online.
 
5Correspondence, 1801 View online.
 
6Memoranda Book, 1801 View online.
T. Carr
 
7Receipt Book, 1801 View online.
T. Carr
 
8Receipt Book, 1802 View online.
 
9Receipt Book, 1803 View online.
 
10Receipt Book, 1804 View online.
 
BoxFolder
41Correspondence, 1805 View online.
 
2Correspondence, 1806 View online.
 
3Correspondence, 1807 View online.
 
4Memoranda & Debt Book View online.
 
5Correspondence, 1808 View online.
 
6Correspondence, 1809 View online.
 
7Papers relating to Brownson, Reuben Estate, 1804-1809 View online.
 
8Correspondence, January-October 1810 View online.
 
9Correspondence, November 1810-May 1811 View online.
 
10Correspondence, June-December 1811 View online.
 
BoxFolder
51Correspondence, January-June 1812 View online.
 
2Correspondence, July-December 1812 View online.
 
3Correspondence, 1813 View online.
 
4Correspondence, 1814 View online.
 
5Correspondence, 1815 View online.
 
6Correspondence, January-August 1816 View online.
 
7Correspondence, September - December 1816 View online.
 
8Correspondence, 1817 View online.
 
9Correspondence, 1818 View online.
 
10Carr, Elijah W. = Translation of Juvenal's Satires, 1818 View online.
 
11Correspondence, 1819 View online.
 
12Correspondence, 1820 View online.
 
13Correspondence, 1823 - 1832 View online.
 
BoxFolder
61Correspondence, 1833 - 1840
 
2Correspondence, 1841 - 1842
 
3Correspondence, 1843 - 1845
 
4Correspondence, 1846 - 1847
 
5Correspondence, 1848 - 1849
 
6Correspondence, 1850 - 1854
 
7Correspondence, 1855 - 1859
 
8Correspondence, 1860 - 1868
 
9Correspondence, 1869 - 1877
 
10Lumpkin, E.K. Memoranda Book, 1877
 
11Correspondence, 1878 - 1891
 
BoxFolder
71Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1782-1793 View online.
 
2Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1794-1796 View online.
 
3Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1797 View online.
 
4Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1798 View online.
 
5Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1799 View online.
 
6Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1800-1801 View online.
 
7Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1802 View online.
 
8Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1803 View online.
 
9Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1804-1805 View online.
 
10Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1806 View online.
 
11Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1807 View online.
 
12Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1808 View online.
 
BoxFolder
81Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1809 View online.
 
2Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1810 View online.
 
3Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1811 View online.
 
4Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1812-1813 View online.
 
5Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1814-1815 View online.
 
6Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1816 View online.
 
7Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1817 View online.
 
8Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1818-1820 View online.
 
9Carr, Thomas. Payments by, Undated View online.
 
10Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1783-1802 View online.
 
11Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1803-1808 View online.
 
12Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1809-1820 View online.
 
13Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1793-1814 View online.
 
14Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1819-1826 View online.
 
15Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1827-1828 View online.
 
16Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1829-1832 View online.
 
17Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1833-1841 View online.
 
18Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1843-1845 View online.
 
BoxFolder
91Carr, William A. Payments to, 1846
 
2Carr, William A. Payments to, 1847
 
3Carr, William A. Payments to, 1848-1849
 
4Carr, William A. Payments to, 1850-1851
 
5Carr, William A. Payments to, 1852-1854
 
6Carr, William A. Payments to, 1855-1859
 
7Carr, William A. Payments to, 1860-1867
 
8Carr, William A. Payments to, 1868-1870
 
9Carr, William A. Payments to, 1848-1857
 
10Promissory Notes, 1820-1826
 
11Promissory Notes, 1827-1828
 
12Promissory Notes, 1829-1831
 
13Promissory Notes, 1832-1836
 
14Promissory Notes, 1837-1839
 
15Promissory Notes, 1840-1848
 
16Promissory Notes, 1849-1851
 
17Promissory Notes, 1852-1876?
 
18Freight Bills, 1847-1848
 
19Freight Bills, 1849-1850
 
BoxFolder
101Low, William. Papers, 1786-1802 View online.
 
2Low, William. Papers, 1803-1807 View online.
 
3Carr, William A. Freight Bills, 1852-1871 View online.
 
4Low, William. Papers, 1808-1812 View online.
 
5Low, William. Papers, 1813-1819 View online.
 
6Miscellaneous, 1779-1798 View online.
 
7Miscellaneous, 1799-1802 View online.
 
8Miscellaneous, 1803-1810 View online.
 
9Miscellaneous, 1811-1816 View online.
 
10Miscellaneous, 1817-1883 View online.
 
11Maps View online.
 
12Slaves, 1781-1832 View online.
 
13Slaves, 1833-1864 View online.
 
BoxFolder
111Tax Receipts, 1789-1805 View online.
 
2Tax Receipts, 1806-1830 View online.
 
3Tax Receipts, 1831-1859 View online.
 
4Tax Receipts, 1860-1881 View online.
 
5Undated & Unidentified Items View online.
 
6Undated & Unidentified Items View online.
 
7Undated & Unidentified Items View online.
 
8Correspondence, March - December 1845 View online.
 
9Correspondence, January - May 1846 View online.
 
10Correspondence, June - December 1846 View online.
 
11Carr - Greer Papers, January - February 1845 View online.
 
12Carr - Green Papers, 1847-1857 View online.
 
OS Folder
1AFranklin County land survey (copied from original by GA Sec. of State in 1874), 1784 March 10 View online.