Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
Alexander and Ramsey families papers
Consists mostly of the correspondence of William Davidson Alexander, Susan Amelia Ramsey Alexander and James Gettys McGready Ramsey. Includes letters, deeds, estates records and genealogical information.
Alexander family papers
Primarily material about Hezekiah Alexander (1728-1801), member of a large and influential family that settled in Mecklenburg County in the 1760s. Includes transcriptions and photocopies of his will, estate inventory, and survey map of his property; material relating to the preservation of his home, built in 1774 and the oldest surviving building in Mecklenburg County; and genealogical information. Also includes a photograph of John Graham's diploma (1778) from Liberty Hall Academy.
Kelly Alexander, Sr. Family papers
Contains documents related to Zechariah Alexander's work with the Freemasons and Shriners. There is also material related to the Alexander Funeral Home, including newsletters and business correspondence.
William Tasse Alexander Family papers
Davidson family papers
Papers of the Davidson family of Rural Hill Plantation in northern Mecklenburg County, N.C., and of the related families Alexander, Barry, Hampton, Montieth, and Wilson. Includes correspondence, family Bibles, financial records, land records, newspaper clippings, photographs, and plantation records for Rural Hill, as well as Dickson (Dixon) in Gaston County, N.C.
Nicholas Biddle Gibbon papers
Thirty-page typescript transcription of the Civil War memoirs of Nicholas Biddle Gibbon, written between 1861 and 1866, and describing his service in North Carolina and Virginia as a drill master and commissary in the 1st and 28th North Carolina Regiments. Also includes genealogical information about Gibbon's family and that of his wife, Harriet Cornelia Alexander, a descendant of Hezekiah Alexander. All materials are reproductions.
Norris Preyer papers
- Mecklenburg County (N.C.) 3
- Plantations -- North Carolina -- Mecklenburg County 2
- African American fraternal organizations -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
- African American freemasons -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
- African Americans--History 1
- Charlotte (N.C.) -- Pictorial works 1
- Civil rights workers -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
- Correspondence 1
- Cotton growing -- North Carolina -- Mecklenburg County 1
- Documents 1
- Freemasons -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
- Funeral homes -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
- Gaston County (N.C.) 1
- Historic sites -- North Carolina -- Charlotte 1
- Historic sites -- North Carolina -- Mecklenburg County 1
- Knoxville (Tenn.) 1
- Land titles -- North Carolina -- Mecklenburg County 1
- Mallard Creek (Mecklenburg County, N.C. : Community) 1
- Mallard Creek (Mecklenburg County, N.C. : Community) -- Social life and customs 1
- Mecklenburg County (N.C.) -- Genealogy 1 + ∧ less
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