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Collection Number: A&M.3601
Overview Digital copies of paper documents regarding the Shuttlesworth family of Virginia.Includes: 1) Land grant to Philip Shuttlesworth of 537 acres in Monongalia County; signed by Virginia Governor James Wood (3-7-1798); 2) Plat of 205 acres of land from Patrick, Edward, and John Kearns to John Austin; surveyed by Sam Hanway (8-10-1816); 3) Bond of Samuel and Juliet Muckleray to Joseph Shuttlesworth (12-19-1828); 4) Summons of Joseph, John, and Archibald Shuttlesworth...
Dates: 1798-1849, undated
Collection Number: A&M.1808
Scope and Contents Materials Collected by Mrs. Louise Morris, genealogist and authority on local history. The collection includes a notebook kept by J. H. Wherry, a student at Jefferson College, Pa., in 1859; a genealogy of the DeVaul, Haun, [F]ast families of Marion and Monongalia counties, 1817-1957; an essay on "Immigration" by George Whitham, 1896, favoring immigration restriction because of the increased number coming from " the Latin races of southeastern Europe;" land surveys from dead books, 1827-1933,...