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Label
1836-1863
Inclusive dates
1836-1863
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Language
eng
Summary
Letters, 1836-1863, of the Cole family of Chesterfield County, Virginia, consisting of: letter, 16 March 1836, from Mary in Richmond, Virginia, to Janette Baird (Cole) at Physick Springs, Buckingham County, Virginia, sending news of family and friends, including their education; letter, 20 July 1846, from Elizabeth Miller of Washington County, Virginia, to F. Pocahontas Brummal of Chesterfield County describing life in Washington County, including its agriculture, and mentioning Emory and Henry College; letter, 21 December 1846, from Haley Cole of Chesterfield County to Elizabeth Miller of Washington County, sending news of family and friends and mentioning the birth of a child to his wife Janette Cole; letter, 25 May 1847, from Janette Cole to Elizabeth Miller providing news of family and friends and discussing children; and letter, 20 October 1863, from L. F. Moody of the 7th Texas Infantry to Haley Cole describing military life and the battle of Chickamauga
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Biographical or historical data
A farmer, Haley Cole was born about 1805 in Chesterfield County, Virginia. He married Janette Baird 17 or 18 December 1839, and they had children. Cole died in Chesterfield County 9 August 1888 and Janette Baird Cole died 16 May 1893 at age 79. Leroy F. Moody was born in Chesterfield County in 1826. He moved with his family to Texas. When the Civil War began, he enlisted and served in the 7th Texas Infantry. After the war, he moved to Galveston, Texas. He died 15 June 1899, and was buried in Chesterfield County, Virginia.
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Vi
Form designation
Letters
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
17
Immediate source of acquisition
Snider, J. B.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000504453
Type of unit
p.

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