Harrison family.

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Represented in the collection are Peter Carr (1770-1815) of Albemarle County, Va.; Jefferson Davis (1808-1889), Cofederate president, and his wife, Varina Howell Davis (1826-1906); Burton Harrison, lawyer of New York; his wife, Constance Cary Harrison (1843-1920), originally of Fairfax, Va.; and their son, Fairfax Harrison (1869-1938).

Also represented are William Johnson Pegram (d. 1865), Confederate Army officer; Edward Lewis Goodwin (1855-1924), minister and historian of Virginia; Wilson Miles Cary (1734-1817), and John Randolph (1773- 1833), politician and orator, of Roanoke, Va.

From the description of Harrison family papers, 1744-1930. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 32135428

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creatorOf Harrison family. Harrison family papers, 1744-1930. University of Virginia. Library
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associatedWith Carr, Peter, 1770-1815. person
associatedWith Cary, Wilson Miles, 1734-1817. person
associatedWith Davis, Jeferson, 1808-1889. person
associatedWith Davis, Varina, 1826-1906. person
associatedWith Dettingen Parish (Prince William County, Va.) corporateBody
associatedWith Dettingen Parish (Prince William County, Va.). Overseers of the Poor. corporateBody
associatedWith Goodwin, Edward Lewis, 1855-1924. person
associatedWith Harrison, Burton. person
associatedWith Harrison, Burton, Mrs., 1843-1920. person
associatedWith Harrison, Fairfax, 1869-1938. person
associatedWith Pegram, William Johnson, d. 1865. person
associatedWith Randolph, John, 1773-1833. person
associatedWith Randolph, Thomas M. (Thomas Mann), 1768-1828. person
associatedWith Virginia House (Richmond, Va.) corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Northern Neck (Va.)
Prince William County (Va.)
Virginia--Prince William County
United States
History--Societies, etc
Apprentices--History--18th century
Poor children
Elections--History--20th century
Church buildings--History
Church work with the poor
Church work with orphans


Active 1744

Active 1930

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