Paine family papers

Paine family papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Paine family
Title: Paine family papers
Dates: 1848-1952
Quantity: 1.5 Linear feet 3 document boxes, 1 half box, 1 oversized folder
Coll. Number: ms2261

Biographical/Historical Note

David Henry Ansley (1829-1897) married Sarah Ann Neal Burge (1837-1906); their daughter Sarah Graves Ansley (1863-1929) married James Gardner Paine, Sr. (1860-1933); and their son James Gardner Paine, Jr. (1888-1950) married Anne Platt Reeves (1888-1952). The Ansleys resided in Augusta, Georgia.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of papers of the Paine family of Clarke County (Ga.) and Ansley family of Augusta (Ga.) from 1848-1952. Includes correspondence; genealogical information on the Burge, Graves, Paine, and Ansley families; photographs, and a scrapbook. Correspondents include Sarah Ann Neal Burge, David Henry Ansley, Sarah Graves Ansley, James Gardner Paine, Sr., F.A. Rutherford, and James Gardner Paine, Jr.. Included are correspondence from F.A. Rutherford of the 23rd Alabama Infantry Regiment during the Atlanta Campaign, from James G. Paine, Jr. while serving in World War II and relating to his interest in breeding hounds for hunting, from Anne Platt Reeves Paine to her mother-in-law while living in the Philippines, and a typescript of the history of the Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church (Newton County, Ga.).

Index Terms

Ansley family
Atlanta Campaign, 1864.
Augusta (Ga.)
Burge family
Clarke County (Ga.)
Confederate States of America. Army. Alabama Infantry Regiment, 23rd.
Georgia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
Graves family
Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church (Newton County, Ga.).
Newton County (Ga.)
Paine family
Soldiers--United States.
World War, 1939-1945.

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 note

Paine family papers, ms2261, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Ansley family
2Augusta, GA
3-16Correspondence, 1848-1952
17-18Correspondence - undated
20Craves family
22Mt. Pleasant Church, history (typescript)
21Paine family
2Ann Ansley Paine
3Dr. James Paine
4James G. Paine
5James G. Paine-children
6James G. Paine Jr.
7-8James G. Paine Jr. - Correspondence, 1921-1929
9Lil Paine
10Paine family - North Carolina
11Robert Paine, Bishop
13Receipts - Ann, Lil Paine
14Robertson family
3John Beck Bible
41Photographs - Identified including Hugh White, Ann Paine, and Lil Hodgson
2Photographs - Unidentified
OS Folder
1APhotographs - Oversized