The Resource Map of Virginia and West Virginia (oversize box 103) and Ancestral tablets (oversize box 9) located in oversize

Map of Virginia and West Virginia (oversize box 103) and Ancestral tablets (oversize box 9) located in oversize

Label
1849-1968
Inclusive dates
1849-1968
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Papers, 1849-1968 (bulk 1882-1922), of Francis Smith Nash (b. 1854), including abstracts, correspondence, deeds, family histories, lists of Revolutionary War and War of 1812 soldiers, marriage bonds, newspaper articles and clippings, notes, publications, and wills primarily relating to the genealogical study of the Nash and related families. Families represented include: Astor, Bedford, Bransford, Clarke, Cocke, Cowles, Crump, Harris, Hatcher, Hawes, James, Legrand, Poore, Read, Sampson, Smith, White, and Woodson. Also includes articles, naval orders, and writings relating to Dr. Francis Smith Nash's naval career
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Biographical or historical data
Francis Smith Nash was born on 23 November 1854 near Cartersville, Cumberland County, Virginia, to John White and Lydia Maria (Smith) Nash. He received his undergraduate degree from Hampden-Sydney in 1875 and his medical degree from the University of Virginia in 1877. On 22 December 1877, he was commissioned an assistant surgeon in the United States Navy. He married Caroline Louise Ryan, the daughter of William King and Martha Aurelia (Blockwell) Ryan of Charleston, South Carolina, on 15 February 1887. The marriage produced one child, Caroline Ryan Nash, born 17 January 1888.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Papers
Label
Map of Virginia and West Virginia (oversize box 103) and Ancestral tablets (oversize box 9) located in oversize
Link
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaead/published/lva/vivadoc.pl?file=vi00190.xml
Note
Map of Virginia and West Virginia (oversize box 103) and Ancestral tablets (oversize box 9) located in oversize
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  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
1.8
Immediate source of acquisition
Johns, B. I.
Organization method
Organized into the following series: I. Genealogical Correspondence; II. Genealogical Notes; III. Personal; IV. Publications; V. Documents.
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000493275
Type of unit
cu. ft.

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