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Wilson Families in Cumberland County, Virginia and Woodford County, Kentucky With Correspondence and Other Papers, 1785-1849

By: Patti Sue McCrary

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2005

Seller ID: M3156

ISBN: 0788431560

Condition: 336 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2005, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 336 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


These papers are primarily correspondence to Benjamin Wilson Jr. (1759-1839) who moved from Cumberland County, Virginia, to Kentucky about 1788. Fortunately, he and his descendants kept much of his correspondence, several apparent drafts of letters, and various other documents referring to his estate. This publication consists of transcriptions of all the letters; most of the drafts, receipts, deeds (some abbreviated), etc. excluding about 35 documents dated 1859-1915 and several undated receipts or notations from the collection in the University of Kentucky. Most original spelling has been re... View more info