A Guide to the Raghnild Bairnsfather Papers, 1977-2010 Bairnsfather, Raghnild, Papers, 1977-2010 51485

A Guide to the Raghnild Bairnsfather Papers, 1977-2010

A Collection in
the Library of Virginia
Accession Number 51485


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Repository
The Library of Virginia
Accession Number
51485
Title
Raghnild Bairnsfather Papers, 1977-2010
Physical Description
.675 cubic feet (2 boxes)
Language
English

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

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Preferred Citation

Raghnild Bairnsfather Papers, 1977-2010. Accession 51485. Personal papers collection, The Library of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Raghnild Bairnsfather, Winchester, Massachusetts.


Biographical Information

Raghnild Munson Bairnsfather (b. 1938) is a resident of Winchester, Massachusetts. She has written numerous genealogical works, including Six Generations of Potters in North Carolina, Indiana, Illinois, and Kentucky: The Ancestry of James Thompson Potter of Lexington, Kentucky (1988), Some Descendants of Robert Hodgen (1742-1810) of Virginia and Kentucky (1991), and The Potter Family of North Carolina, Indiana and Kentucky: Descendants of Robert Potter (ca. 1700-1757) of New Hanover County, North Carolina : Including Allied Families Long and Carruthers (2003).

Scope and Content

Papers, 1977-2010, of Ragnhild Bairnsfather (b. 1938) of Winchester, Massachusetts, containing her genealogical research on the Carter, Harris and Salling families of Amherst, Lancaster, Russell, Scott, and Washington Counties, Virginia, and Illinois, Indiana, and Kentucky. The collection includes abstracts, copies, and transcriptions of census records, court orders, deeds, tax records, tombstone inscriptions, vital statistics, and wills, as well as correspondence and genealogical charts.

Contents List

Box 1
Folder 1
Carter - Census and Tax Records.
Box 1
Folder 2
Carter - Charts.
Box 1
Folder 3
Carter - Correspondence.
Box 1
Folder 4
Carter - Correspondence (Elva Bishop).
Box 1
Folder 5
Carter - Correspondence (Dorothy Munson).
Box 1
Folder 6
Carter - "The Hoopers of Caswell and Durham County, North Carolina and Allied Families, With Their Virginia Origins" by F. Claiborne Johnston, Jr. (portion).
Box 1
Folder 7
Carter - Photographs.
Box 1
Folder 8
Carter - Prayer Book of Captain Thomas Carter.
Box 1
Folder 9
Carter - Published Sources.
Box 1
Folder 10
Carter - "Verville" (Lancaster County, VA).
Box 1
Folder 11
Carter - "Who Was the Real Dale Carter?"
Box 1
Folder 12
Carter - "Who Was the Real Dale Carter?" - Rebuttal.
Box 1
Folder 13
Carter - Wills.
Box 1
Folder 13
Harris - Census and Tax Records.
Box 1
Folder 15
Harris - Chancery and Other Orders.
Box 1
Folder 16
Harris - Correspondence.
Box 1
Folder 17
Harris - Correspondence (Della Warren Dawdy).
Box 1
Folder 18
Harris - Correspondence (Bernice Harris).
Box 1
Folder 19
Harris - Correspondence (Bunny Jeanne Harvey).
Box 1
Folder 20
Harris - Correspondence (Dorothy Munson).
Box 1
Folder 21
Harris - Correspondence (Bruce Penwell).
Box 1
Folder 22
Harris - Correspondence (Bernice Taylor Quinn).
Box 1
Folder 23
Harris - Correspondence (Mildred Wonn).
Box 1
Folder 24
Harris - Deeds.
Box 1
Folder 25
Harris, Lewis.
Box 1
Folder 26
Harris - Published Sources.
Box 1
Folder 27
Harris - Research Notes.
Box 1
Folder 28
Harris - Vigo County IN Maps.
Box 1
Folder 29
Harris - Vital Statistics and Cemetery Records.
Box 1
Folder 30
Harris - Wills and Inventories.
Box 2
Folder 1
Salling - Census, Tax Records, Charts.
Box 2
Folder 2-3
Salling - Correspondence.
Box 2
Folder 4
Salling - Deeds.
Box 2
Folder 5
Salling - Vital Statistics, Tombstone Inscriptions.
Box 2
Folder 6
Salling - Wills, Court Orders.