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)
Abstract: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).
Coll. Number: ms21

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

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.


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, August, 1733 - 1740
 
2Correspondence, October 25, 1766 - March, 1780
 
3Correspondence, November 24, 1781 - July 13, 1784
 
4Correspondence, July 15, 1784 - March 1786
 
5Correspondence, April - September 1786
 
6Correspondence, October 1786 - June 1787
 
7Correspondence, July 1787 - October 1788
 
8Correspondence, November 1788 - November 1789
 
9Correspondence, January - August 1790
 
10Correspondence, August 24, 1790 - January 18, 1791
 
11Correspondence, January 22, 1791 - August 1791
 
12Correspondence, January 1791 - August 1792
 
BoxFolder
21Correspondence, September - December 1792
Includes T. Carr Diary.
 
2Correspondence, January - May 1793
 
3Correspondence, June 3, 1793
 
4Correspondence, June 5 - September 4, 1793
 
5Correspondence, September 4 - December 1793
 
6Memoranda Book, 1793
 
7Correspondence, 1794
 
8Correspondence, 1795
 
9Correspondence, 1796
 
10Carr, Thomas. Listed Properties, 1796, 1798-1812, 1812-1820
 
BoxFolder
31Correspondence, November 1798 - July 1799
 
2Correspondence, 1797 - October 1798
 
3Correspondence, August 1799 - 179?
 
4Correspondence, 1800
 
5Correspondence, 1801
 
6Memoranda Book, 1801
T. Carr
 
7Receipt Book, 1801
T. Carr
 
8Receipt Book, 1802
 
9Receipt Book, 1803
 
10Receipt Book, 1804
 
BoxFolder
41Correspondence, 1805
 
2Correspondence, 1806
 
3Correspondence, 1807
 
4Memoranda & Debt Book
 
5Correspondence, 1808
 
6Correspondence, 1809
 
7Papers relating to Brownson, Reuben Estate, 1804-1809
 
8Correspondence, January - October 1810
 
9Correspondence, November 1810 - May 1811
 
10Correspondence, June - December 1811
 
BoxFolder
51Correspondence, January - June 1812
 
2Correspondence, July - December 1812
 
3Correspondence, 1813
 
4Correspondence, 1814
 
5Correspondence, 1815
 
6Correspondence, January - August 1816
 
7Correspondence, September - December 1816
 
8Correspondence, 1817
 
9Correspondence, 1818
 
10Carr, Elijah W. = Translation of Juvenal's Satires, 1818
 
11Correspondence, 1819
 
12Correspondence, 1820
 
13Correspondence, 1823 - 1832
 
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
 
2Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1794-1796
 
3Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1797
 
4Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1798
 
5Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1799
 
6Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1800-1801
 
7Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1802
 
8Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1803
 
9Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1804-1805
 
10Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1806
 
11Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1807
 
12Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1808
 
BoxFolder
81Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1809
 
2Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1810
 
3Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1811
 
4Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1812-1813
 
5Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1814-1815
 
6Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1816
 
7Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1817
 
8Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1818-1820
 
9Carr, Thomas. Payments by, Undated
 
10Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1783-1802
 
11Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1803-1808
 
12Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1809-1820
 
13Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1793-1814
 
14Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1819-1826
 
15Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1827-1828
 
16Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1829-1832
 
17Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1833-1841
 
18Carr, Thomas. Payments by, 1843-1845
 
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
 
2Low, William. Papers, 1803-1807
 
3Carr, William A. Freight Bills, 1852-1871
 
4Low, William. Papers, 1808-1812
 
5Low, William. Papers, 1813-1819
 
6Miscellaneous, 1779-1798
 
7Miscellaneous, 1799-1802
 
8Miscellaneous, 1803-1810
 
9Miscellaneous, 1811-1816
 
10Miscellaneous, 1817-1883
 
11Maps
 
12Slaves, 1781-1832
 
13Slaves, 1833-1864
 
BoxFolder
111Tax Receipts, 1789-1805
 
2Tax Receipts, 1806-1830
 
3Tax Receipts, 1831-1859
 
4Tax Receipts, 1860-1881
 
5Undated & Unidentified Items
 
6Undated & Unidentified Items
 
7Undated & Unidentified Items
 
8Correspondence, March - December 1845
 
9Correspondence, January - May 1846
 
10Correspondence, June - December 1846
 
11Carr - Greer Papers, January - February 1845
 
12Carr - Green Papers, 1847-1857
 
OS Folder
1AFranklin County land survey (copied from original by GA Sec. of State in 1874), 1784 March 10