WILKINSON FAMILY PAPERS

Manuscript MS-060

1860-1927

 

SOURCE:Ruth Henderson, August 25, 1985

SIZE:.4 linear foot

SHELVING UNITS:1 legal box

PROCESSING:GEC, February 1999

 

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

The collection consists of obituaries, note cards, and other genealogical information concerning the Wilkinson family and related families, including the Sewell, Stinson and Hudson families.  A handwritten sermon from the 1800’s, a Confederate bond, newspaper clippings and one photograph are included in the collection.  The collection was compiled by Minnie Wilkinson and given to her son John Neal Wilkinson.

 

CONTAINER LIST

Folder 1

The folder contains a photocopied newspaper clipping regarding the ancestry of the Sewell family.  There is a Daughters of the American Revolution application form (1927) completed by Clara Moira White in which she traced her Hudson family lineage.  Miscellaneous documents with genealogical information related to the Wilkinson, Sewell, Stinson, and Hudson families are also included.

 

Folder 2

Obituaries with genealogical information related to Wilkinson and Stinson families [Indexed in catalogue card file and on the computer.]

 

Folder 3

Handwritten sermon, c. 1860, on the topic of repentance; Sunday School lesson dated March 4, 1877; and a Confederate bond

 

Folder 4

Newspaper clippings containing poems

 

PHOTO INVENTORY

MS 60 ph 1; Stinson, R.M.; c. 1924; 1 b&w 3x5; R.M. Stinson photographed at age 84; genealogy; Wilkinson family

 

TRACINGS

Genealogy

Hudson family

Stinson family