Correspondence concerning Monroe genealogy [manuscript], 1968-1969.


King, George Harrison Sanford. Correspondence concerning Monroe genealogy [manuscript], 1968-1969.

Correspondence concerning Monroe genealogy [manuscript], 1968-1969.

Correspondence between George Harrison Sanford King, Fredericksburg, Va., and Curtis W. Garrison, Charlottesville, Va., concerning the genealogy of James Monroe. Also included are copies of extracts of wills of various Monroe family members, and a record of "Revolutionary War Service of Colonel James Monroe."

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