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1865-1877
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1865-1877
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Language
eng
Summary
Papers, 1865-1877 of Alexander J. Bondurant of Buckingham and Nelson Counties, Virginia, consisting of notes written on envelope on marriage of Cornelia Cabell Rives to Charles Carter Morrison on 25 December 1865; a letter, 13 March 1876, from J. F. Smith of Texarkana, Texas, to Alexander J. Bondurant concerning a case of fraud that Bondurant is involved in; a letter, 9 May 1876, from M. K. Estes, clerk of the Nelson County, Virginia, Court, to Alexander J. Bondurant informing Bondurant that he is being called as a grand juror and asking him to deliver a subpoena to Allen Jones; summons, 3 May 1876, from W. M. Hill, clerk of County Court to Nelson Taylor; and a letter, 30 January 1877, from J. A. McLanahan of Joplin, Missouri, to Alexander J. Bondurant concerning the settlement of a suit
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Alexander J. Bondurant was born 19 March 1836 in Buckingham County, Virginia, son of Thomas M. Bondurant (1797-1862) and Marcia Moseley Bondurant (1799-1879). Alexander Bondurant attended Hampden-Sidney College from 1853 to 1856, then the University of Virginia from 1856 to 1857. While travelling with his father to Europe, Bondurant also studied in Berlin, Germany. He became a planter and an agriculturalist. He was professor of agriculture at Alabama A and M, later Auburn University. In 1896, he became advisor to the tobacco growers of Victoria, Australia, a post he held until 1901. Bondurant married Emily Morrison (1837-1926) of Rockbridge County, Virginia, 9 August 1859, and they had 6 children. He died 9 March 1910 in Buckingham County.
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Vi
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Papers
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  • The Library of Virginia
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3
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Christian, Sue B.
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000501374
Type of unit
  • leaves and 8
  • p.

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