Gilliam family papers [manuscript], 1794-1913.


Gilliam family papers [manuscript], 1794-1913.

Gilliam family papers [manuscript], 1794-1913.

The collection contains deeds, indentures, wills and other legal documents of the Gilliam family in Surry, Sussex, Dinwiddie, and Chesterfield counties. Va. Contains papers of John W., Joseph P., Mary E., Samuel Y., & William Gilliam. Also contains a Washington College certificate for Samuel Y. Gilliam signed by Robert E. Lee, 1869 June 24.

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Gilliam, William (person)

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Lee, Robert Edward, 1807-1870 (person)

Robert Edward Lee (1807-1870) served as General of the Confederate Army in the U.S. Civil War and was president of Washington College in Lexington, Virginia from 1865 to 1870. Lee spent the first twenty-three years of his military career in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. From 1837 to 1841 he was superintending engineer for the harbor of St. Louis and the upper Mississippi and Missouri rivers. Robert E. Lee was a United States Army officer, 1829-1861; commander of Virginia forces in the ...

Gilliam, Samuel Y. (person)