The Resource Thornhill-Harvey family papers

Thornhill-Harvey family papers

Label
Thornhill-Harvey family papers, 1895-1954
Title
Thornhill-Harvey family papers
Inclusive dates
1895-1954
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Papers, 1895-1954, of the Thornhill and Harvey families of Lynchburg, Virginia. The collection includes letters written by Mary Elizabeth Harvey (1872-1964) while she was sailing to, and traveling throughout, Europe in 1901, and also letters written to Janie Thornhill Harvey (1880-1932) from her friend Adelaide R. Acree (1885-1959) in Lynchburg. There are also building accounts and specifications for the home of Addie B. Harvey (1848-1929) built in 1909 at 1419 Early Street in Lynchburg, deeds, genealogical notes on the LeGrand, Stratton, and Thornhill families compiled by Emeline LeGrand Thornhill (1878-1963), photographs, and tax receipts
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Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Janie Maben Gillett Thornhill was born on 22 June 1880. She was the daughter of Jesse Stevens Thornhill (1843-1920) and Senah "Sarah" Frances LeGrand (1844-1887). She married Aubrey Eaton Harvey (1876-1917) on 4 August 1909. He was the son of Nathan Harvey (1835-1899) and Addie B. Ellyson (1848-1929). Janie Thornhill Harvey died 28 April 1932, and is buried in Spring Hill Cemetery in Lynchburg, Virginia.
Cataloging source
VIC
Label
Thornhill-Harvey family papers
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
.45
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Johnson, Debra R.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001687916
Type of unit
cu. ft.

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