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Genealogy & local history

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Maryland

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Causten Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-GAMMS201
Collection-level Scope and Content Note

This collection contains the letters written by members of the Causten family over the period 1805-1820.

Dates: 1805 - 1820

A. Adgate Duer papers

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-GAMMS320
Collection-level Scope and Content Note The collection contains 35 letters written by Andrew Adgate "Ad" Duer to his sweetheart, Margaret "Madge" Lewis Marshall, in the years 1871 and 1872. During these two years Duer was traveling and doing business for the Baltimore Hardware Company, John Duer and Sons, est. 1820. Most of the letters were written from Baltimore; other cities include New Orleans, Memphis and Davenport. Madge was living at Spring Dale, the Barton family home near Winchester, Virginia. She would sometimes visit for...
Dates: 1871-1872

Alexander McWilliams Papers

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-830808
Content Description Materials relating to the Broad Neck tract located at St . Clement's Manor, St. Mary's County. Includes boundary disputes, indentures, depositions. The property was originally granted to Thomas Gerard, whose daughter married the noted rebel leader of 1689, Kenelm Cheseldyne or Cheseldine [sp. var.]. The collection also includes a list of deaths in St . Mary's County from 1806-1844 as well as miscellaneous material. Copies of this collection are available at the Manuscripts Division of the...
Dates: 1678 - 1844

Waller Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-821117
Content Description

Correspondence, notes, documents, photographs and news clippings concering the family of Sarah Louise Jones Waller, Washington, D.C. area socialite and wife of Absalom Waller, an attorney. The collection reflects Mrs. Waller's involvement in local clubs and social organizations, as well as her interest in Waller family genealogy.

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Dates: 1859 - 1961