The Resource Stribling family papers, (microform)

Stribling family papers, (microform)

Label
Stribling family papers, 1795-1993
Title
Stribling family papers
Inclusive dates
1795-1993
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Papers, 1795-1993, of the Stribling family of Fauquier County, Virginia, including Dr. Robert Mackay Stribling (1793-1862) and his son Robert Mackay Stribling (1833-1914). The collection includes accounts and receipts, cash account ledgers, correspondence, daybooks, deeds, estate papers, historical information on the Fauquier Artillery (Stribling's Battery), ledgers, lecture notes, lists of balances due, medical accounts, report cards, and tax records
  • There is a considerable amount of material relating to the management of the family estate "Mountain View," including deeds and surveys, bills for building materials, and farm ledgers. The collection also includes an orderly book, 1814-1815, of Lt. Turner Ashby (1789-1835)
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
  • Dr. Robert Mackay Stribling was born on 14 February 1793. He was the son of Thomas Stribling and Elizabeth Snickers. Dr. Stribling was a physician in Fauquier County, Virginia, where he lived on his estate "Mountain View." He married Caroline Matilda Clarkson (1800-1887) on 29 January 1818. Dr. Stribling died on 24 August 1862, and is buried in the Leeds Episcopal Church cemetery in Markham, Virginia.
  • His son, Robert Mackay Stribling, was born on 3 December 1833. He received training as a doctor and completed medical degrees at the University of Virginia and University of Pennsylvania in 1854, and 1856, respectively, practicing medicine briefly before the outbreak of the Civil War. He married 1) Mary Cary Ambler (1835-1868) and 2) Agnes Harwood Douthat (1849-1938). In June 1861, Stribling joined the Confederate Army and was made Captain of the Markham Guard and subsequently the Fauquier Artillery. Following the war, he returned to Markham and took over the family estate, "Mountain View." He was elected to the Virginia House of Delegates in 1879 and served until 1887. Stribling died on 27 March 1914, and is buried in the Leeds Episcopal Church cemetery in Markham, Virginia.
Cataloging source
VIC
Label
Stribling family papers, (microform)
Link
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaead/published/lva/vi03730.html
Base of film
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Color
black and white
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
unknown
Extent
11
Generation
unknown
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Stribling, William C.
Positive negative aspect
negative
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001674955
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/reductionRatio
ReductionRatioRange
normal reduction
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
Type of unit
reels (Misc. Reel 6105-6115)

Library Locations

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      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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