A Guide to the Thomas Tyler Bouldin Papers, 1834-1850 Bouldin, Thomas Tyler, Papers, 1834-1850 MS 87.3

A Guide to the Thomas Tyler Bouldin Papers, 1834-1850

A Collection in
the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation's
John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
Manuscript Number MS 87.3


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Repository
John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Manuscript number
MS 87.3
Title
Thomas Tyler Bouldin Papers, 1834-1850.
Extent
30 items.
Creators
Thomas Tyler Bouldin. Hezekiah Brooks.
Language
English

Administrative Information

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Preferred Citation

Thomas Tyler Bouldin Papers, Manuscript MS 87.3, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Acquisition Information

Transferred from the Dept. of Collections, 1987.


Biographical/Historical Information

Thomas Tyler Bouldin was apparently the son of Congressman Thomas T. Bouldin and a grandson of Major Wood Bouldin and Joanna Tyler Bouldin.

Scope and Content Information

Papers of Thomas Tyler Bouldin, Hezahiah Brooks, Sr., and others include bills, accounts, promissory notes, receipts, letters, and some legal documents. The papers concern family matters, clothing, tobacco, Gilliam family history, and a fine for not attending muster. Includes correspondents from Charlottesville, Charlotte County, and elsewhere. These papers were found inside an eighteenth-century spinet owned by Joanna Tyler Bouldin.

Arrangement

Chronologically arranged.

Index Terms

    Family Names:

  • Gilliam family.
  • Persons:

  • Bouldin, Joanna Tyler, d. 1845.
  • Bouldin, Thomas Tyler.
  • Brooks, Hezekiah.
  • Subjects:

  • Tobacco--Virginia--History--19th century.
  • Geographical Names:

  • Charlottesville (Va.)--History--19th century.
  • Charlotte County (Va.)--History--19th century.
  • Genre and Form Terms:

  • Receipts--Virginia--19th century.
  • Promissory notes--Virginia--19th century.

Contents List

Bill for clothing. Jno. Cochnar to Thomas T. Bouldin, 8 November 1834-20 January 1835.
Account of Hezikiah Brooks with James McGraw, 1 April 1836-18 December 1839.
Bill to Hez[ikiah] Brooks, Sr. for services of the clerk of Halifax Circuit Sup. Co., April 1838.
Promissory note. Hezikiah Brooks, Sr. to McGraw, Barksdale & Co., 3 March 1839.
Account of Mr. Guysee with H. Hall, 5 November 1840-21 December 1840.
Bill to James Hill for not attending the October muster of Captain Milner, 1840.
Fragment of tailoring account of Jno. Patterson, 1840.
Draft of promissory note. John D. Richardson to Elisha E. Hundley and [William?] Bailey, 1 November 1841.
Fragment of an account of Thomas T. Bouldin for 35 soda tickets, 1841.
Promissory note. Richard Walne to Addison Irvine, 1 March 1842.
Account of Benjamin Lax, April 1842.
Account of Hezikiah Brooks with McGraw & Co., 24 October 1842.
Fragment. Note on a document filed in Lynchburg, Hustings Court, 31 October 1842.
Receipt to Thomas T. Bouldin from Winslow Robinson, 4 September 1843.
Letter re collection of a debt. J. Read, Charleston, to Thomas T. Bouldin, Charlotv..., 18 November 1844.
Account of Mr. Murphy with Read & Flournay, 1845.
Fragment of bill of Wood Bou[ldin] from [Tho]mas Anderson, May 1846.
Bond account of Thomas T. Bouldin with Clairborne Barksdale, 25 December 1846.
Account of Doctor's visits. Jesse Wilkes with Dr. John P. Brown, 18 August 1847-1 January 1849.
Account of Wood Bouldin with J. Dupuy, 5 January 1849.
Receipt. Mr. Ward (?) Furguson to Mitchell & Tyler, Richmond, 1849.
Letter re Gilliam family history. William E. Gilliam, Cornissville, Marshall County, Mississppi to Thomas T. Bouldin, 21 August 1850.
Bond. William Baldwin to Charles Hutchinson, 26 December 1850.
Tobacco account of Hezikiah Brooks, Jr., n.d.
Letter fragment to Thomas T. Bouldin, n.d.
Order to the sheriff of Lynchburg, n.d.
Letter to George W. Read, Charlotte County, n.d.
Letter re a slave to [Thomas?] Bouldin, n.d.
Promissory note. Armistead Say to McGraw, Barksdale & Co., 27 March, n.y.
Legal document of William H. Barksdale, 25 April n.y.

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Bouldin, Joanna Tyler, d. 1845.
  • Bouldin, Thomas Tyler.
  • Brooks, Hezekiah.
  • Hezekiah Brooks.
  • Thomas Tyler Bouldin.

Significant Places Associated With the Collection

  • Charlottesville (Va.)--History--19th century.
  • Charlotte County (Va.)--History--19th century.