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Breckinridge family letter

Label
Breckinridge family letter, 1861 Sept. 25
Title
Breckinridge family letter
Inclusive dates
1861 Sept. 25
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Letter, 25 Sept. 1861, from Julia Breckinridge, to her mother, Emma Breckinridge, Botetourt County, Virginia. Topics include the death of a family member and home purchases
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
The Breckinridge family resided in Botetourt County, Virginia. Cary Breckinridge (1795-1867) married Emma Walker Gilmer (1803-1893) on 8 July 1830. They had five children: Lucy Gilmore (1822-1865), Emma (1824-1892), George (b. 1841), Cary (1839-1918), and John (1844-1862). Julia Breckinridge (b. 1835) is possibly the daughter-in-law of Emma Gilmer Breckinridge.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Breckinridge family letter
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
6
Immediate source of acquisition
Historical Collectible Auctions
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001525804
Type of unit
pages.

Library Locations

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