The Resource Item located in Oversize Box 4

Item located in Oversize Box 4

Label
1818 Jul. 30
Inclusive dates
1818 Jul. 30
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Letter, dated 30 July 1818, from James Henry Roy (1775-1825) of Green Plains, Mathews County, Virginia, to his son William Roy (1799-1859) concerning William's financial and personal affairs
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Biographical or historical data
James Henry Roy was born 23 December 1775 at "Green Plains," Mathews County, Virginia to Mungo Roy (1742-1815) and Catherine Micou (1746-1827). Roy represented Mathews County in the Virginia House of Delegates from 1818 to 1820. He married Elizabeth Booth (ca 1777-1818), and they had 5 children, including William H. Roy (1799-1859) who also represented Mathews County in the House of Delegates from 1832 to 1833. James Roy died 18 March 1825 and was buried at "Toddsbury" in Gloucester County, Virginia, then was later reinterred at Ware Church in Gloucester County.
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Vi
Form designation
Letter
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Item located in Oversize Box 4
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Item located in Oversize Box 4
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
2
Immediate source of acquisition
Miller, Henry
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000500290
Reproduction note
Photostats (negative).
Type of unit
leaves.

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