Paine family papers

Paine family papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Ansley, David Henry, 1829-1897
Creator: Ansley, Sarah Ann Neal Burge, 1837-1906
Creator: Paine family
Creator: Paine, Anne Platt Reeves, 1888-1952
Creator: Paine, James Gardner, 1860-1933
Creator: Paine, James Gardner, 1888-1950
Creator: Paine, Sarah Graves, 1863-1929
Creator: Rutherford, F. A.
Title: Paine family papers
Dates: 1848-1952
Quantity: 1.5 Linear feet (3 document boxes, 1 half box, 1 oversized folder A)
Abstract: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. Of particular interest are letters (1864) from F.A. Rutherford of the 23rd Alabama Infantry Regiment during the Atlanta Campaign; correspondence of James G. Paine, Jr. while serving in World War II and relating to his interest in breeding hounds for hunting (1921-1929); correspondence (1924-1931) 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.).
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.


Arranged in alphabetical order by subject.

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

Paine family papers, MS 2261. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Ansley family
2Augusta, GA
3Correspondence, 1848
4Correspondence, 1857
5Correspondence, 1861
6Correspondence, 1863
7Correspondence, 1864
8Correspondence, 1866
9Correspondence, 1867
10Correspondence, 1882
11Correspondence, 1885 or 1866
12Correspondence, 1886
13Correspondence, 1884-1921
14Correspondence, 1924-1926
15Correspondence, 1927-1931
16Correspondence, 1952
17Correspondence, undated
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.
7James G. Paine Jr.-Corr., 1921-June 1922
8James G. Paine Jr.-Corr., July 1922-1929
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