Hite Family Genealogy Notes

Hite Family Genealogy Notes, n.d. Ms.2012.083


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Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech

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Tyler Dodson, Student Assistant, and Kira A. Dietz, Archivist

Repository
Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech
Identification
Ms.2012.083
Title
Hite Family Genealogy Notes,n.d.
URL:
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaxtf/view?docId=vt/viblbv01113.xml
Quantity
0.4 Cubic Feet 1 box
Language
English .
Abstract
The collection consists of a daybook with notes from a genealogy on the Hans Joist Hite Family.

Administrative Information

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from Hite Family Genealogy Notes must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Hite Family Genealogy Notes, Ms2012-083, Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.

Acquisition Information

The collection was acquired by Special Collections prior to 2008.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Hite Family Genealogy Notes was completed in January 2013.


Scope and Content

The collection consists of a daybook with the notes from a genealogy on the Hans Joist Hite Family. There are no dates to indicate when the research was collected. Notes from the daybook state that Hans and his family immigrated to New York from Strasburg, Germany, around the year 1710. Other surnames mentioned in the daybook that are related to Hans Hite's family include du Bois, Bouman, Chrisman, and Froman. McKay, Green, Duff, and Stephens are also surnames that are discussed, but it is unclear how they are connect to the Hite family.

Arrangement

This daybook was found in a box titled Gallaher Family, with two other ledgers: Household Management Ledger (Ms2012-085), and Olive Family Genealogy Notes (Ms2012-086). No obvious connection could be found between the three ledgers, so they were processed as separate collections.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Genealogy
  • Hite family

Container List

box 1
Daybook