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Gill family


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Dora Stanley, Compiler, Gill, Marion, and McGraw Family Genealogies

Collection Number: A&M 3454

Three notebooks containing genealogical information regarding the Gill, Marion, and McGraw families. (These notebooks were assembled ca. 1994-2002.).

Dates: 1994-2002

Jean Gulnac Zuendel, Compiler, Cuming, Sanders, and Gill Families Genealogy and History

Collection Number: A&M 3838
Overview Contains material regarding the genealogy and history of the Cuming, Sanders, and Gill Families. It focuses on the English ancestors of the families, who primarily originated from Devon. The Cuming family is traced back to the 13th century and a direct line of descent is established in the 17th century starting with Nicholas Cuming. The Sanders family begins in the late 18th century with the descendants of Elburton Sanders. Less material is available regarding the Gill family, tracing only a...
Dates: 2003

Joseph McGill, Diary of a Coal Mine Surveyor and Engineer

Collection Number: A&M 3992
Overview Copy of a transcription of the diary of Joseph McGill (1807-1874), an engineer and surveyor who emigrated from England to the United States. During the period covered by the diary (1854-1856), McGill was working for the "Coal River and Kanawha Mining and Manufacturing Company Coal Mines" at its property along the Big Coal River, Brier Creek Section, Boone County, (West) Virginia. The diary records McGill's daily work activities, including tasks, locations, and travel, as well as work...
Dates: 1854-1987; Majority of material found within 1854-1856

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Boone County (W. Va.) 1
Coal industry. 1
Coal mining - engineers. 1
Diaries and journals. 1
Family histories. 1