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!UNKNOWN LABEL

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1807-1847
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1807-1847
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Language
eng
Summary
Papers, 1807-1847, of Jonathan Graves (1774-1849) of Orange County, Virginia, consisting of correspondence to Graves containing letters from his brother Francis Graves (1783-1858) of Green County, Kentucky; S. D. Crenshaw (1787-1859) of Richmond, Virginia; Henry Holcomb of Gallia County, Ohio; John Z. Holladay of Fairfax County, Virginia; and James Vass (1770-1837) of Fredericksburg, Virginia. Letters contain mostly family news or business matters. There is also a prospectus for a newspaper to be published in Fredericskburg titled the Daily Whig News
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Biographical or historical data
Jonathan Graves was born 17 November 1774 in Spotsylvania County, Virginia, to Isaac Graves (1741-1818) and Elizabeth Cowherd Graves (1751-1791). He became a prosperous planter in Orange County, Virginia. He married Margaret Long (ca. 1791-1853), and they had children. He died 14 August 1849 and was buried in the family plot at Pleasant View.
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Vi
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Papers
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!UNKNOWN LABEL
Link
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaead/published/lva/vivadoc.pl?file=vi00513.xml
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Extent
  • 9
  • 29
Immediate source of acquisition
Crenshaw, Fanny G.
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000502091
Type of unit
  • leaves and
  • p.

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