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1842-1921
Inclusive dates
1842-1921
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Language
eng
Summary
Papers, 1842-1921, of the Fiers family of Southampton County, Virginia, consisting of receipts, 1842-1843, between Temperance Vick Fiers (1780-1870) and S. H. Bishop for groceries and cloth; letters, 1847-1874, to Elvin Richmond Fiers (1819-1898) from relatives and friends sending family and social news, describing life in Kentucky and Wyoming, and informing Fiers of the condition of his farm while he is serving in the Civil War; obituary, 1921, of Richmond Thomas Fiers (1850-1921); and genealogical notes of the Fiers, Bishop, Carter, Haygood, Thorp, Vick, and Wilhoit families, and covering Southampton County, Virginia, and Kentucky, North Carolina, Ohio, and Wyoming. First section contains original letters, receipts, and obituaries, as well as transcripts for the letters and receipts. Second section contains photocopies of original letters, receipts, and obituaries, including those contained in the first section; transcripts; genealogical notes; and a name index to the items in the second section
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  • Accessioned
  • Described
  • Revised
Biographical or historical data
Thomas Lawrence Fiers (1774-1821) and his wife Temperance Vick Fiers (1780-1870) had eight children, including Elvin Richmond Fiers (1819-1898). Elvin Richmond Fiers and his wife Amorette E. O. Bryant (1832-1850) had one son Richmond Thomas Fiers (1850-1921).
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Vi
Form designation
Papers
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!UNKNOWN LABEL
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
  • 22
  • 58
Immediate source of acquisition
Nelson, Margaret Van Ness
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000492340
Reproduction note
photocopies.
Type of unit
  • leaves and
  • p.

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