Williford family papers

Williford family papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Moon, Lucile
Creator: Williford, Robert B.
Title: Williford family papers
Dates: 1811-1918
Quantity: 0.45 Linear feet (1 oversized folder A, 4 folders; MS 2660, 2843, & 3443 in 1 flat box)
Coll. Number: ms2843(m)

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists mainly of land grants, deeds and land plats of Henry Williford and William Williford in Madison County, Georgia during the years 1811-1874. There are also other papers relating to the Williford family such as receipts, fragments of deeds and sales papers, and a 1918 letter from Robert B. Williford to Lucile Moon. Most of the papers are in very fragile condition.


Arranged by record type.

Index Terms

Deeds--Georgia--Madison County.
Finance, Personal--Georgia--Madison County.
Georgia--History--19th century--Sources.
Land grants--Georgia--Madison County.
Land grants.
Madison County (Ga.)--History--19th century--Sources.
Moon, Lucile -- Correspondence
Plats (maps)
Real property--Georgia--Madison County.
Receipts (financial records)
Wilford family
Williford, Henry -- Finance, Personal
Williford, Robert B. -- Correspondence
Williford, William -- Finance, Personal

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Williford family papers, 1811-1918. MS 2843. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Papers, 1811-1918
OS Folder
1AIndentures, 1811-1821