Howard - Comer genealogical collection

Howard - Comer genealogical collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Comer, Pauline H.
Creator: Howard, Lucy
Title: Howard - Comer genealogical collection
Dates: 1890s-1980s
Quantity: 7.8 Linear feet (13 document boxes, 3 half boxes, 3 slide boxes, 1 oversized box, 1 oversized folder B, 1 oversized folder A)
Abstract:The collection consists of material on the Howard and Randolph family lines of Virginia and Georgia and some European connections. There are many inter-related lines in both families and between the families. The Howard boxes have charts that run consecutively through the family from the earliest date. There are two folders of Comer notebook material. The collection also contains a few photographs, correspondence and several copies of other genealogies and several bound volumes. A post card collection has items sent to Lucy Howard and purchased items, business and legal papers, a copy of a sketch of Cobb Legion Cavalry, photos of Lucy Howard, and family bibles. Two oversized folders contain a Callaway Family diagram and a large, framed photograph. The collection was compiled by Lucy Howard and her sister Pauline H. Comer of Athens, Georgia.
Coll. Number: ms2647


Arranged in chronological order.

Index Terms

Bible records.
Comer family
Confederate States of America. Army. Cobb's Legion. Cavalry Battalion. -- Pictorial works
Howard family
Randolph family

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Howard - Comer genealogical collection, 1890s-1980s. MS 2647. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Baird family
2Barnett family
3Baugh family
4Bradley family
5Bridges family
6Buffington family
7Callaway family
8Comer family
9Crawford family
10Crowder family
11Crypser family
12Dabney family
13Dobyn family
14Embry family
15Fauntleroy family
16Faust family
21Farrar charts etc.
2Ferrar miscellaneous
3Alvahn Holmes. Some Farrar's Island Descendants - bound, 420 pgs.
4Farrar corresp.
5Field family
6Fletcher family
7Gilmer family
31-2Glenn family - Charts
3Glenn family - correspondence, 1931-1979
4-5Glenn family - Miscellaneous
6-7Hammond family
8Harris family
9Harrison family
10Harrison family - 'Harrison family research'
11Hempstead family
41Hicks family
2Hightower family
3Hill family
4Hilsman family
5Hinton family - correspondence
6Hinton family - charts, etc.
7Jarrell family
8Jefferson-Branch families
9Jennings family
10Johnson family
11Jones family
12Jones family - charts
13Kelly family
14Lyle family
15McCoy family
51Meriwether family
2Morgan family
3Oliver family
4Parker family
5Patterson family
6Peteet/Doudy family
7Pittard family
8Ragan family
9Raines family
10Randle family
11Ransom family
12Reeves family
13Rolfe/Bolling family
14Singleton family
15Smith family
16Stansbury family
17Temple family
18Thompson family
19Thorn family
20Turman family
21White family
22Wright family
23Wyatt family
6A1-3Miscellaneous genealogical material
3Miscellaneous materials
4Miscellaneous - DAR Magazine, Bicentennial Issue, 1976
6B5Miscellaneous correspondence, 1893-1943
6Correspondence, 1944-1948
7Correspondence, 1950-1980
8Correspondence, no date
9-10Mrs. Thomas Fletcher Comer notebook [Ida Pauline Howard]
71William Randolph / Isham
2William Randolph / Beverley
3Thomas Randolph / Fleming
4Isham Randolph / Rogers
5Richard Randolph / J. Bolling
6Elizabeth (Bland), Mary (Stith), Edward/Graves, Henry & Sir John/S. Beverley Randolph
7Edward, Joseph Randolph
8John Randolph
9Nancy (Ransom), Peyton Shipworth Randolph
10Wood Lee Randolph materials
11Joshua Hammond Randolph
12Thomas Joseph Randolph and Hilliard Judge Randolph
13Hightower Thornton Randolph & Tandy Key Randolph
14Frances Randolph Howard
15Hilliard Judge Randolph son of Joshua
81Randolph correspondence (incomplete), no date
2Randolph correspondence, 1925-1973
3Randolph correspondence, 1974-77
4Randolph correspondence, 1978-79
5Copy of The Randolphs of Virginia - 181 numb. pages
6-8Randolph miscellaneous
9Miscellaneous material
99Howard charts
7Asa Jefferson Howard
8Abel Howard
9Francis Howard
10Groves Howard
11Henry Howard
12Hiram Howard
13John Heyward / Howard
101Howard compiled genealogies
2 Sketches of Nehemiah & Edith Howard - copy
3Howard Bible Records
4-6Howard miscellaneous
7 The Desc. of Claiborne Howard - bound
8Correspondence (incomplete), no date
9Howard correspondence, 1909-1989
10Howard - deeds, legal papers
141John/Daniel/Samuel Comer
2Joseph F./Reuben Comer
3Thomas F.J. Comer
4DAR applications, miscellaneous
5Griffith Family
6Comer correspondence, 1899-1955
7Comer correspondence, 1960-89
8Correspondence, miscellaneous, undated
9Sketch of Cobb's Legion
10 Reaching Back by Ro C. Whitehead
151Glenn Family Bible
OS BoxItem
161Glenn Bible
2Comer Bible
16A1Randolph Family Records
2Randolph Bible
171Photos: Pauline Howard Comer
2Photos: Thomas F.J. Comer
3Photos: Frances Comer
4Photos: Martha Comer
5Photos: Frances & Martha Comer
6Photos: Comer miscellaneous
7Photos: Wiley C. Howard
8Photos: Fannie Howard
9Photos: Lucy Howard
10Photos: Howard miscellaneous
11Photos: unidentified, miscellaneous
181Photos: Wiley Bell
2Photos: Calloway family
3Photos: King family
4Photos: A - G
5Photos: H - Hg
6Photos: Hi - N
7Photos: O - T
8Photos: U - W
OS Folder
1BCallaway Family chart, 1685-1900s
OS Folder
2APhoto: Frances Comer's graduation, 1922