Barbour, James, 1775-1842

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Merchant from Virginia, grandfather of James Barbour, 1775-1842

From the guide to the James Barbour letter, 1781, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)

James Barbour (1775-1842) was a Virginia planter and political figure.

From the description of James Barbour correspondence, 1792-1848. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122408278

From the guide to the James Barbour correspondence, 1792-1848, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)

Governor of Mississippi.

From the description of Letter to Walter Leake, Governor of Mississippi [manuscript] 24 Octo. 1825. 1825. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647960809

U.S. senator and governor of Virginia, U.S. secretary of war, and diplomat.

From the description of James Barbour correspondence, 1820-1825. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79450092

Governor of Virginia, 1812-1815; U.S. senator, 1815-1825; secretary of war, 1825-1828.

From the description of Letter : Richmond, [Virginia], to George Rogers Clark, Louisville, Kentucky, 18[14] Oct. 29. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 26827900

Virginia Governor and U.S. Senator.

From the description of Letters of James Barbour, 1830-1833. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 32136428

Governor of Virginia (1812-1815), U.S. Senator, and U.S. Secretary of War; from Orange County, Va.

From the description of Papers, 1812-1855. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 19212112

American lawyer; member and speaker of the Virginia House of Delegates; 18th Governor of Virginia; U.S. Senator from 1814-1825, and the U.S. Secretary of War from 1825-1828.

http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=B000127

From the description of James Barbour letter, 1826 Mar. 6. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 707925422

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creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. Letter to Walter Leake, Governor of Mississippi [manuscript] 24 Octo. 1825. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Walker family. Papers of the Walker family 1753-1873 (bulk 1816-1853). University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Leftwich, Joel, 1759-1846. Papers of Joel Leftwich [manuscript], 1786-1890 (bulk 1786-1846). University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. Letter to Thomas Jefferson [manuscript], 1781 April 5. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn American Philosophical Society Historical and Literary Committee, American Indian Vocabulary Collection, 1784-1828 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. James Barbour correspondence, 1792-1848. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Weaver, Delmar Franklin, 1907-. Papers of Delmar F. Weaver [manuscript], 1987. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. James Barbour letters to Daniel Bryan [manuscript], 1821-1832. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf McLean, John, 1785-1861. Letters, 1826, 1828. Harvard Law School Library, HLS Library
referencedIn Scott, William Cowherd, 1880. Orange County's illustrious men [manuscript], 1900 (ca.). University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. University of Virginia correspondence of James Madison and James Monroe [manuscript], 1827-1830. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826. Correspondence regarding horticulture, and especially, gardening at Monticello [manuscript] 1796-1824. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Scott, Winfield, 1786-1866. Papers. United States Military Academy, USMA Library
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. Letters of James Barbour, 1830-1833. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. James Barbour correspondence, 1820-1825. Library of Congress
creatorOf Van Deventer, Christopher, d. 1838. Christopher Van Deventer papers, 1799-1925. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
referencedIn Dunglison, Robley, 1798-1869. Autobiographical ana (p. 139-476) [manuscript] 1824-1851. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn National Archives And Records Administration. Rg 77: Chief Of Engineers.
referencedIn Daybook from an Orange County, Va. store [manuscript], 1830-1834. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Faulkner, James A. Letter, 1814 April 20. American Periodical Series I
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. Message on the death of John Adams, 1826 July 10. Natural History Museum Los Angeles County Foundation, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. Autograph letter signed : Barboursville, 1843 June 12. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Douglass, David Bates, 1790-1849. Papers, 1814-1847. United States Military Academy, USMA Library
referencedIn John Tyler Papers, 1691-1918, (bulk 1757-1918) Manuscript Division, Library of Congress
creatorOf Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834. Letters from Marquis de Lafayette to James Barbour, U.S. Minister to the Court of St. James [manuscript] November 1828. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. Letter : Washington, to James Beatty, Baltimore, 1818 April 3. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889. Louisa County, Va., papers [manuscript], 1751-1864. University of Virginia. Library
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creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. Autograph letter signed : Barboursville, Va., to Virgil David, Pikesville, Md., 1838 June 24. University of Chicago Library
creatorOf Duane, William, 1760-1835. Autograph letter signed : to James Barbour, 1813 Jul. 10. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Mason, Thomson Francis, 1785-1838. Papers, 1778-1886; (bulk 1778-1884). Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Thomas Addis Emmet collection, 1483-1876, 1700-1800 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Louisa County, Va., papers, 1751-1821. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. James Barbour letter to George Bumford [manuscript] 1821 June 22. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Campbell, Duncan Green, 1787-1828. Papers, 1789-1825. Washington & Lee University, James G. Leyburn Library
referencedIn Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826. Letter to the Treasurer of Virginia [manuscript], 1825 April 23. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. James Barbour letter to Daniel Webster [manuscript], 1824 May 17. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. Letter to N. Frye of the paymaster's department regarding pension due Mrs. Anderson [manuscript] 19 February 1819. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn James Madison Papers, 1723-1859, (bulk 1771-1836) Manuscript Division, Library of Congress
creatorOf Clay, Henry, 1777-1852. Papers of Henry Clay [manuscript], 1798-1934. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Photographs of the Barboursville ruins [manuscript], 1940s? University of Virginia. Library
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creatorOf Giddings, Joshua Reed, 1795-1864. Autograph letter signed : Jefferson, to Hon. James Barber [sic], 1825 June 6. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. Autograph letter signed : Barboursville, to Jas Beatty, 1817 July 24. Pierpont Morgan Library.
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creatorOf Astor, John Jacob, 1763-1848. Letter to James Barbour [manuscript], 1827 January 2. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842,. Papers of the Noland and Berkeley families, 1790-1850. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841. [Letter] 1828 Jan. 14, Senate Chamber [to] James Barbour, Sec. of War / W. H. Harrison. Smith College, Neilson Library
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. Papers, 1812-1855. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. Letter, 1829 December 22, Barboursville, to Mr. Webster [n.p.]. Dartmouth College Library
creatorOf Carmichael, James, 1771-1831. Papers of Dr. James Carmichael, 1816-1834, and n.d. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. Walker family papers [manuscript] 1753-1873 (bulk 1816-1853). University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Barbour, B. Johnson (Benjamin Johnson), 1821-1894. Papers of the Barbour family [manuscript], 1672-1930. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Randolph, John, 1773-1833. John Randolph letter to James Barbour and portrait, n.d., of Randolph, 1825 February 19 [manuscript]. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Banks, Linn. Commission as captain : 82nd regiment, 1st brigade, 2nd division, Virginia militia, Madison County, 1812 April 14. Library of Virginia
creatorOf James Barbour letter, 1781 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf James Barbour correspondence, 1792-1848 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. Letter to J.C. Cabell [manuscript], 1825 January 3. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Jared Sparks collection of American manuscripts, 1582-1843. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. Letter to Thomas White concerning a novel by a Virginian, a copy of which was presented to Sir Walter Scott [manuscript] 1829 Apr. 22. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Draper, Lyman Copeland, 1815-1891,. Draper manuscripts: Thomas Forsyth papers, 1804-1833. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. Letter to an unidentified correspondent, 1837 October 20. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Taylor, Creed, 1766-1836. Papers of Creed Taylor [manuscript], 1791-1873. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. Barbour family papers [manuscript] 1828-1857. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. James Barbour letter, 1826 Mar. 6. American Jewish Archives
referencedIn Tyler, John, 1790-1862. John Tyler papers, 1691-1918 (bulk 1757-1918). Library of Congress
creatorOf Allen, David,. Miscellaneous letters, 1793-1945. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. Letter to John S. Skinner, Postmaster of Baltimore, asking for assistance in arranging passage to Europe [manuscript] 1828 July 12. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf United States. War Dept. Letters sent by the Secretary of War relating to military affairs, 1808-1830 [microform]. Minnesota Historical Society Library
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. Autograph letter signed : Barboursville, 1830 Nov. 6. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. Letter, Barboursville, Va. to Richard Smith [manuscript] 1833 Nov. 13. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Davis, Isaac. Papers, 1782-1878; (bulk 1790-1828). Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Badeau, Adam. Tucker-Ewell papers, 1770-1893, 1770-1818. Library of Virginia
referencedIn Christopher Van Deventer papers, Van Deventer, Christopher, papers, 1799-1925 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Biddle, Nicholas, 1786-1844,. Nourse Family papers [manuscript], 1685-1904. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Monroe, James, 1758-1831. Miscellaneous letters and documents : of James Monroe, 1798-1830, n.d. James Monroe Museum & Memorial Library
creatorOf Richards, Paul C.,. Letters of Virginians [manuscript] 1795-1818, 1870. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Randolph, John, 1773-1833. Letter : to James Barbour and portrait, n.d., of Randolph, 1825 February 19. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Messias letter, 1826 Mar. 30. American Jewish Archives
creatorOf United States. Pension Bureau. Revolutionary War pension claims [manuscript] 1811-26. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Agricultural Society of Albemarle (Charlottesville, Va.). Transactions of the Agricultural Society of Albemarle, [Co. Va.] [manuscript], 1817-1828. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Brown, Jacob, 1775-1828. Jacob Brown papers, 1812-1828. Library of Congress
creatorOf Agassiz, Alexander, 1835-1910,. American and English literary and historical papers collected by Atcheson L. Hench [manuscript] 1300-1926. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. Letter to W.F. Redding [manuscript] 1824 June 16. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. Letter : Richmond, [Virginia], to George Rogers Clark, Louisville, Kentucky, 18[14] Oct. 29. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
referencedIn Frederick M. Dearborn collection of military and political Americana, Part I: The Revolution and the Administration, 1669-1958. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Adams, Charles Francis, 1835-1915,. Papers of Archibald Stuart and Briscoe Gerard Baldwin, 1764-1884. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Adams, Stephen, 1835-. Papers of the Barbour family [manuscript], 1793-1941. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Rives, William C. (William Cabell), 1793-1868. Papers of William C. Rives, 1674-1939 (bulk 1830-1890). Library of Congress
creatorOf Ambler, Elizabeth Barbour, 1865-1921. Additional papers [manuscript]. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848. Documents of the Barbour family [manuscript] 1773-1825. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Rust, George, Jr., 1788-1857. Papers, 1788-1858 (bulk 1815-1858). Library of Virginia
creatorOf Ambler, Edward, d. 1768,. Papers of the Ambler family [manuscript], 1748-1939 (bulk 1820-1866). University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Autograph File, B, ca.1500-1976. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn John & Abraham Miller (Merchants : Winchester, Va.). Records of the firm & papers of Abraham Miller, John Miller & Dr. Godfrey Miller [manuscript] 1789 (1802-42) 1902. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Tait family. Papers, 1786-1899. Alabama Department of Archives and History
referencedIn Nourse, Charles Josephus, 1786-1851. Charles J. Nourse papers, 1758-1831, undated bulk 1819-1831. U.S. Army Heritage & Education Center
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. Virginia documents, 1770-1913. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. Albemarle County land grants, 1769-1812. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Goss, Isabelle H. (Isabelle Hunter), d. 1947. Sketch of the life of John Goss, Baptist minister of Albemarle County, Va. [manuscript], 1938. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Everett, Edward, 1794-1865. Autograph letter signed : House of Representatives, to James Barbour, 1826 Feb. 14. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Kemper, James Lawson, 1823-1895. Papers, 1800-1894 (bulk 1841-1888). Library of Virginia
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. Autograph letter signed : Barboursville, Va., to Virgil David, Pikesville, Md., 1838 June 24. Texas Christian University
referencedIn Madison, James, 1751-1836. James Madison papers, 1723-1859 (bulk 1771-1836). Library of Congress
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Birth 1775-06-10

Death 1842-06-07

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