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Hays, Peregrine.


Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Confederate Coin Owned by Peregrine Hays of Calhoun County

Collection Number: A&M 3941

One small Confederate coin with accompanying note by coin owner Peregrine Hays. The note is authored by Hays, and indicates that he received the coin from Mrs. William Dunsmore; the note is dated 22 July 1864.

Dates: 1864

Hays Family of Gilmer County, West Virginia Papers

Collection Number: A&M 2734
Scope and Contents Papers of the Hays family of Gilmer County, West Virginia, centering on Peregrine Hays and his son Samuel Hays. The collection includes Civil War related material; correspondence; financial, business, and legal records; and other material. The Civil War material includes a receipt for the sale of enslaved Africans, military orders, and records of financial transactions made in Confederate currency. The correspondence within the collection includes personal letters between members of the Hays...
Dates: 1837-1963; Majority of material found in 1863-1902

R.L. Hays, Collector. Papers

Collection Number: A&M 0016

Miscellaneous papers collected by R. L. Hays include promissory notes from 1827, 1842, 1844, and 1865; a letter by H. N. Ogden to Peregrine Hays, 27 October 1890, regarding instruction in English being given by Ogden at West Virginia University and the number of students allowed in his courses; and a printed list of the courses offered by Ogden with a brief description of each course.

Dates: 1825-1890

Roy Bird Cook (1886-1961), Collector, Papers

Collection Number: A&M 1561
Overview Papers collected by Roy Bird Cook, a Lewis County native and Charleston pharmacist, who in his role as historian, researcher, and author, was a pioneering and effective advocate for the preservation of West Virginia history. This collection includes the papers he collected in connection with his research, including documentation of the Civil War in West Virginia, Stonewall Jackson and his family, and genealogy of North Central West Virginia, among other topics. Materials include letters and...
Dates: 1679-1984, undated; Majority of material found within 1840-1960

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Gilmer County (W. Va.) 2
Money -- Confederate States of America 2
Academies and Institutes. 1
Account books 1
Accounting 1