The Resource William C. Wooldridge papers

William C. Wooldridge papers

Label
William C. Wooldridge papers, ca. 1960-2015
Title
William C. Wooldridge papers
Inclusive dates
ca. 1960-2015
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Language
eng
Summary
  • Papers, 1960-2015, of William C. Wooldridge of Suffolk, Virginia, consisting of articles, Bible records, books, brochures, census records, correspondence, court records, death records, deeds, ephemera, genealogical notes, interviews, marriage records, military records, obituaries, pamphlets, photographs, wills, and other papers compiled by Laurence B. Gardiner (1906-1994) and Wooldridge chronicling the genealogy of the descendants of John Wooldridge (ca. 1678-1757) of Henrico and Chesterfield Counties, Virginia. Collection includes books written by various members of the Wooldridge family on various topics, including William C. Wooldridge's THE WOOLDRIDGE FAMILY (2 volumes), and ephemera relating to members of the Wooldridge family and their business interests
  • Series I: John[2] (ca. 1705-1783) son of 1.John contains papers on the descendants of John Wooldridge (ca. 1705-1783), son of John Wooldridge (ca. 1678-1757)
  • Series II: Thomas[2] (ca. 1707-1762) son of 1.John contains papers on the descendants of Thomas Wooldridge (ca. 1707-1762), son of John Wooldridge (ca. 1678-1757)
  • Series III: William[2] (ca. 1709-1798) son of 1.John contains papers on the descendants of William Wooldridge (ca. 1709-1798), son of John Wooldridge (ca. 1678-1757)
  • Series IV: Edward[2] (ca. 1711-1808) son of 1.John contains papers on the descendants of Edward Wooldridge (ca. 1711-1808), son of John Wooldridge (ca. 1678-1757)
  • Series V: Mary[2] (Trabue) (ca. 1715-1789) daughter of 1.John contains papers on the descendants of Mary Wooldridge (Trabue) (ca. 1715-1789), daughter of John Wooldridge (ca. 1678-1757)
  • Series VI: Robert[2] (ca. 1719-1794) son of 1.John contains papers on the descendants of Robert Wooldridge (ca. 1719-1794), son of John Wooldridge (ca. 1678-1757)
  • Series VII: Appendices contain papers containing information on families named Wooldridge, but not related to the John Wooldridge (ca. 1678-1757) family. Also includes information on families named Waldridge, Wilrich,Wollage, Woolrich, and Woolrick
  • Series VIII: Geographic/Subject files containing information on the Wooldridge and related families by geographic location. Includes files containing information on African American families named Wooldridge, DNA information, and Wooldridges (and related names) in the military
  • Series IX: Books and ephemera contain books written by members of the Wooldridge family, including William C. Wooldridge's THE WOOLDRIDGE FAMILY (2 volumes) which is based on this collection, as well as ephemera collected by William C. Wooldridge relating to members of the family
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Cataloging source
VIC
Label
William C. Wooldridge papers
Link
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaead/published/lva/vi04966.html
Note
Consult both the on-line finding aid and the hard copy finding aid located in the first folder in the first box of the collection
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
  • Inventory
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Extent
9.65
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Wooldridge, William C.
Organization method
Organized into the following series: Series I: John[2] (ca. 1705-1783); Series II: Thomas[2] (ca. 1707-1762); Series III: William[2] (ca. 1709-1798); Series IV: Edward[2] (ca. 1711-1808); Series V: Mary[2] (Trabue) (ca. 1715-1789); Series VI: Robert[2] (ca. 1719-1794); Series VII: Appendices; Series VIII: Geographic/Subject files; Series IX: Books and ephemera.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001715264
Reproduction note
Photocopies.
Type of unit
cu. ft. (24 boxes)

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