Frances West Reid genealogical collection

Frances West Reid genealogical collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Frances West Reid genealogical collection
Dates: 1820-1965?
Quantity: 9.5 Linear feet (16 document boxes, 2 half boxes, 1 oversized box)
Abstract:Chiefly genealogical information on families of the Athens and Clarke County, Ga., region, including lineage charts, correspondence to and from family members, and government documents relating to each family; together with documents relating to other Georgia counties and a few counties in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia including deed records, marriage records, wills, and census records. Includes extensive collection of church and cemetery records from the region.
Coll. Number: ms2451

Biographical/Historical Note

The Reid family is one of the older families in Athens and Clarke County. Frances West Reid collected information on her family and friends as far back as possible, with a concentration on personal files and church records.


Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


Index Terms

Athens (Ga.)--Genealogy.
Cemeteries--Georgia.
Cemeteries--Southern States.
Censuses.
Clarke County (Ga.)--Genealogy.
Deeds.
Genealogies.
Georgia--Genealogy.
Georgia--Religious life and customs
Land tenure--Southern States--Sources.
North Carolina--Genealogy.
Real property--Southern States.
Reid, Frances W., (Frances West)
South Carolina--Genealogy.
Southern States--Religious affairs.
Virginia--Genealogy.
Wills.

Administrative Information

Ownership and Custodial History

Gift.

Preferred Citation note

Frances West Reid genealogical collection. MS 2451. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, the University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 

Series 1: Families

BoxFolder
11Adams
2Akins - Akridgre
3Allen - Alred
4Andrews
5-6Ashfield/Johnson
7Ashford/Booth
8Aycock
9B
10Bailey - Baldwin - Bancroft - Bankston
11Barber
12Barnett - Barrett -- Barrow
13Bartlett - Baxter - Beal
14Beard - Bearden
15Bighs - Biggers/Cooper
16Billups - Bonner - Bonnie
17Bishop - Black
18Boggs - Bostick - Bowline
19Bradberry - Bradford - Branch - Branford - Braswell
20Brewer
21Bridges - Broach
22Brittain
23Brown - Bullock -- Burch
24Burner -- Burpee
BoxFolder
21C
2Callaway - Camak - Carlton - Carrington
3Carter - Cary - Castleberry
4Cavenah
5Center - Chenay - Chancey - Charbonnier
6Cheatham - Chesser - Chisholm
7Cherokee Rose
8Church - Clark
9Clayton - Clements
10Cobb
11Cole - Conger
12Connell
13Conner
14Cook
15Coppee - Cousins- Cox
16-17Cosby
18Craig - Crane - Crawford
19-20Crow
21Culbertson - Cunningham
BoxFolder
31D
2Dancy - Daniell
3Davenport
4Davidson - Deadwyler - Dean
5Dearing -Dial
6Dicken - Dickens - Dickerson
7Dillard - Dodson - Doggett
8Donnahoo - Dootson - Dorsey - Downs
9Dougherty - Dumas - DuPree - Durham
10Eagle Tavern - Ealy - Early
11Earnest - Easley - Echols - Edwards - Elberry
12East
13Elder
14Eley
15Epps - Espey - Evans
16Fambrouhh - Farrar - Faust
17Finley - Fitzpatrick - Fleming
18Flint
19Fluker - Foster - Fowler
20Freeman - Fullwood
BoxFolder
41G
2Gann - Garner
3Gentry - Gerdine - Giles
4Gilliland
5Golding - Gouvain - Grady
6Grady - Graham - Grant
7Gray - Green - Greening
8-11Greer
12Gresham
13Griffith - Griggs
BoxFolder
51H
2Hale - Hall - Hamilton
3Hardagree - Harden - Hardman
4Harris - Harvey - Hattaway
5Hawkins - Haynes
6-7Haynes
8Hayes - Henderson - Hendon - Henning
9Herndon (Hendon)
10Herring
11Hester
12Hewell - Hicks - Higgins
13Hill
14Hillyer - Hodgson - Holder - Holliday
15Holowell - Hopkins - Holmes
16Howell
17Howell - Howard - Hoyt
18Hudgins
19Huff
20Hull
21Hunt
22I
BoxFolder
61J
2-4Jackson
5Jernigan
6Johnson
7Johnson - Johnston
8Jones
9Kilgore
10Kimball
11King - Klutz
12L
13Lacy - Landrum - Lane
14Langford
15Lard - Lawson - Leconte
16Lee
17Linton
18Lord - Loid - Loyd - Loving
19Lowe - Lowery - Lyndon
BoxFolder
71M
2Mainer
3Malcom - Malone
4Marable - Martin
5Martindale
6Mason - Matthews
7Maxey - McAlpin
8McCommon - McDonald - McLeroy
9McRae - Mealor - Mell
10Melton - Meigs - Mitchell
11-14Moore
15Morris
16Morton
17Moseman - Moss - Mygatt
18Nance
19Neisler - Nelson - Nevitt
20Newton
21Noble
22Northam - Norwood - Nunnally
21Nutt
BoxFolder
810
2Oliver
3Osborn - Osborne
4P
5Pace
6Parham - Parker - Parks - Parr
7Patrick - Paulett
8-10Peek (Peak)
11Peeler - Perkins - Phelps - Pinson
12Pittard - Potts - Powell
13Power - Preswood
14Prince - Pruitt
15Puryear
16R
17Radford - Rainey - Ramsey
18Ransom - Reese
19-21Reid(Reed)
22Royston - Russell - Rust
23Ryan
BoxFolder
91S
2Sanders
3Scott - Selman - Shaw
4Sikes (Sykes) - Sims
5Simmons
6Singleton
7Smith
8Spier - Spurlock
9Steel - Stroud
10Stephens/Stevens
11Stewart
12Stokes - Stone - Stoneham - Stovall - Strahan
13Strickland - Strong
14Suddeth - Summers - Summey
15Swain
16T
17Talbot - Talmadge
18Thomas
19Thompson
20Thorn - Thrasher
21Thornton
22Thurman - Tigner - Tombs
23Trammel - Treadwell - Tucks
24Vaughn
BoxFolder
101Waddell - Wallace
2Walter
3Walker - Ware
4Weil - Wells
5-11West (Lampkin)
12Whaley - Wheeler - Wetter
13White - Wills
BoxFolder
111Williams
2Williams - Williams/Wilkinson
3Williby
4Wilson
5Wise - Witherspoon
6Wood - Wooldridge - Wooten
7Wray - Wright
8Yerby - Yates - Young - Yancey
9Families - Misc.
10-13Family Puzzlers
 

Series 2: Georgia Genealogist

BoxFolder
1113 Georgia Genealogist: Military & Colonial Records
14 Georgia Genealogist: State Records
15 Georgia Genealogist: County Records
16 Georgia Genealogist: Misc.
 

Series 3: Personal Files

BoxFolder
1117Letters (personal)
18Misc. (personal)
 

Series 4: Athens, Georgia

BoxFolder
121-2Athens (city of): general
3Athens: Business Directories
4Athens: Business Dir.(cont.)
5Athens: Civil War
6Athens: D.A.R.
7Athens: Deaths
8Athens: Doctors
9Athens: Garden clubs
10Athens: Garden Clubs: Beechwood Garden Club
11Athens: Garden clubs: Ladies' Garden Club
BoxFolder
131Athens: Honmes
2Athens: Hotels
3Athens: Schools
4-5Athens: Street directories
6Athens: University
 

Series 5: Churches (Athens & Clarke County, Georgia)

BoxFolder
141-2Churches
3Churches: Baptist Church at Bairds - Roll
4Churches: Beaverdam Church - P.oll
5Churches: Bethany Church
6Churches: Bethany Church - Roll
7Churches: Crawfordville Bapt. Church
8Churches: First Baptist Church (Athens)
9Churches: First Methodist (Athens)
10Churches: First Presbyterian (Athens)
11Churches: Mars Hill Baptist
12Churches: Mars Hill Bapt. - Roll
13Churches: Powelton Church
14Churches: Powelton Church - Hell
15Churches: Richland Creek Church
16Churches: Smyrna Church
17-18Churches: White Plains Baptist Church
 

Series 6: Counties



Subseries 6A: Georgia Counties

Subseries 6A1 Clarke County
BoxFolder
151-2Maps & history
3Cemeteries
4Jackson St. Cemetery
5-15Oconee Hill Cemetery
BoxFolder
161Census Figures, 1830, ?
2Census, 1820
3Census, 1820, 1830, 1840
4Census, Index (to districts) & misc., 1850
5Census, Athens District, 1850
6Census, Vinson District, 1850
BoxFolder
1687Census, DuPree District, 1850
BoxFolder
168Census, GA Factory District, 1850
9Census, Sandy Creek District, 1850
10Census, Buck Branch District, 1850
11Census, Puryear's District, 1850
12Census, Buncombe District, 1850
13Census, High Shoals District, 1850
14Census, Watkinsville District, 1850
15Census, Salem District, 1850
16Census, Farmington District, 1850
17Census, Wild Cat District, 1850
18Census, Scull Shoals District, 1850
19Census, 1860
20Head Rights, 1803-1833
BoxFolder
171-5Marriages
6Returns>
7Tax Digest
8-9Tax Digest, 1802
10Tax Digest, A-D, 1802
11Tax Digest, E-N, 1802
12Tax Digest, O-Z, 1802
13-14Tax Digest, 1806
15-16Tax Digest, 1820
17Wills
Subseries 6A2 Other Georgia Counties
BoxFolder
181Greene
2Greene - Census
3Hancock
4Iredell
5Jackson
6Jackson - Census
7Jasper
8Morgan
9Oconee - Cemeteries
10Oconee - Jackson Cemetery
11Oconee - Marriages
12Oconee - Towns
13Oglethorpe
14Taliaferro
15Warren
16Wilkes



Subseries 6B: Non-Georgia Counties

BoxFolder
191County records, NC - Orange
2County records, NC - Rowan
3County records, SC - Greenville
4County records, VA
5County records, VA - Bedford
6County records, VA - Douglas Register
7County records, VA - Henry
8County records, VA - Rockbridge