McAlexander collection of Fontaine family research

McAlexander collection of Fontaine family research

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: McAlexander, Hubert Horton
Creator: McCrum, Richard Douglas
Creator: Woodliff, Dan Morse
Title: McAlexander collection of Fontaine family research
Dates: 1980s-2000s
Quantity: 1.8 Linear feet (4 document boxes, 1 half box)
Coll. Number: ms3424

Biographical/Historical Note

Francis Fontaine (1721-1785) studied at William and Mary from 1738 to 1742. After serving an apprenticeship with a carpenter in Williamsburg, he moved to New Bern, North Carolina where he later married and had four children. He was the son of Rev. Francis Fontaine (1697-1749).


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of papers related to the Fontaine family and related families. These materials were used by Dr. McAlexander to co-write the book, Francis Fontaine, The Builder, 1721-1785 : His ancestors and descendents and their connections / by Hugh McAlexander, Richard Douglas McCrum, Dan Morse Woodliff. The items are mostly genealogical research made up of photocopies, portraits, and published materials. Also included is a copy of the finished book. The arrangement of the collection follows the arrangement of the finished book.


Arrangement

Arranged in original order of the creator.


Index Terms

Fontaine family
Fontaine, Francis, 1721-1785 -- Family
Genealogy (discipline).
New Bern (N.C.)--Genealogy.
Photocopies.
Virginia--Genealogy.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

McAlexander collection of Fontaine family research, MS 3424. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Important Family Documents
 
2Rev. James Fontaine
 
3Fontaine Coat of Arms
 
4France
 
5Francis III
 
6William and Mary College
 
7Fontaine Illustrations
 
8Fontaine Book (Illustrations, etc.)
 
9Fontaine Book Illustrations
 
10Rev. Francis Fontaine
 
11Susanna Fontaine
 
12Rev. James Maury Fontaine
 
13Francis the Builder
 
14Craven County, North Carolina
 
15John Fontaine of North Carolina and Francis as Builder
 
16Francis Fontaine III
 
BoxFolder
21Colleton County
 
2Georgia Records
 
3John Goza (1770-1853) and the Gozas of Magnolia
 
4Fanny
 
5Magnolia Gozas
 
6Falby
 
7James Allen Goza
 
8Goza Bibles
 
9Major Aaron Goza
 
10Major Goza's Children
 
11Gossypia
 
12Carroll Parish, LA
 
13The Quillings
 
BoxFolder
31Warrick
 
2Dr. George Goza
 
3Peter Fontaine
 
4Miss Sadie Hudson
 
5Richard Furman Hudson
 
6Hudson
 
7Francis F. Risher
 
8Captain Benjamin Risher
 
9Smith
 
10Raysor
 
11Stokes-Raysor
 
12Williams
 
13Mrs. Lige Brown
 
14Matchett
 
15Ruth Houston Dawling
 
16Houston
 
17Risher Census
 
BoxFolder
41Newsletters
 
2Fontaine Society- Fontaine/Maury Society
 
3Fontaine/Maury Society + Library
 
4Richard Risher
 
5John Risher and Mississippi
 
6James Risher
 
7John Fontaine c. 1755-1816
 
8McCormicks
 
9John Fontaine Descendents of Columbus, Georgia
 
10Thomas Fontaine
 
11Untitled
 
12Francis Fontaine (1845-1901)
 
13Benjamin Bruton Fontaine
 
14Thomson Papers
 
BoxFolder
51Beall
 
2Dupuy
 
3LUM
 
4Lum- LA, MS, AR
 
5Maury
 
6Risher
 
7Threewitts