Whitford Family Papers, 1743-1985

Manuscript Collection #937

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  • Box 1
    • Folder a
      • Copy of photograph (January 6, 1985) of Addison Purifoi Whitford that appeared in Daily Reflector Article. 1 item. 1 p. Note: p-937/1
      • History of Whitford Family (1985) written by Edna Whitford Fisher. Holograph. 1 item. 10 p.
      • Whitford Family Tree (1934) starting with Martin Whitford and Nancy Purifoi. Mimeograph typescript. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Document (undated) entitled "Heartfelt Tribute" written by D.P. Whitford. 2 items. 2 p. Note: 2 copies.
      • Document (undated) entitled "Heartfelt Tribute" written by D.P. Whitford. 1 item. 2 p.
      • Newspaper page. The Daily Reflector, Greenville, NC. Sunday (January 6, 1985) D-1. Entitled "Whitford Family History Spans Centuries". 1 item. 1 p.
    • Folder b
      • Drawing of plot of land (1743) belonging to John Hill. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Drawing of plot of land (1743) belonging to John Hill. (exact copy of previous) 1 item. 1 p.
      • Land Grant No. 133 (1782) of 640 acres in Beaufort County to Thomas Respess by Alex Martin. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Section of Willis to Warren deed (1796). 1 item. 1 p.
      • Deed (1796) from Caleb Willis to Abraham Warren for land in Craven County. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Lower section of a document (1798) describing a plot of land. 1 item. 1 p.
      • North Carolina Land Grant No. 933 (1799) giving 200 acres in Craven County to David Whitford. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Paper (1799) with description of a plot of land. Attached to Grant No. 933 document. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Indenture (1809) between Catherine Ernul and David Whitford for 40 acres. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Land grant (1810) of 640 acres in Beaufort County to Batson Whitehurst Cox. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Indenture (1810) from Caleb Tolar to Leven Dunn for land in Craven County. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Drawing (1816) of 50 acre tract of land in Craven County surveyed for Hardy Whitford. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Indenture (1818) between Leven and Elijah Dunn and David Whitford for 75 acres in Craven County. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Deed for 35 acres of land (1821) in Craven County from John C. Dunn to David Whitford. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Deed (1828) to William Gaskins for tract of land. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Section of Deed(1828) to William Gaskins. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Indenture (1835) between William Gaskins and David Whitford. David Whitford acquired a mill and five and a quarter acres as well as fifty additional acres. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Deed (1837) for land in Craven County from William Gaskins to David Whitford. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Land Grant No. 2020 (1838( to David P. Whitford of 220 acres in Craven County. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Paper (1838) with description of a plot of land. Attached to Grant No. 2020 document. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Deed (1841) from David Whitford to Eli H. Douty for land in Beaufort County. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Deed (1841) for land bequeathed to David P. Whitford by his father David Whitford for two tracts of land in Craven County including 55 acres and a Mill track. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Deed (1843) for 25 acres from Mary Ann Askines and Elizabeth Ernul to David Whitford. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Land Deed (1856) of 100 acres in Craven County to David Whitford. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Small note (1860) promising to pay David Whitford 16 dollars and 85 cents in six months for administering to the estate of William Stapleford. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Account of Sale of the property (1866) of Henry B. Anderson being sold by Addison Purifoy Whitford. Some of the buyers include members of Whitford family. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Warranty Deed (1896) from Pamlico County recording sale of land from B. Paul and wife to J.J. Lewis. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Deed (1899) for land in Pamlico County from J.J. and H.L. Lewis to G.A. and D. P. Whitford. 1 item. 1 p.
    • Folder c
      • Drawing and written description (undated) of plot of land. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Paper with description (undated) of a plot of land. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Description of Lot no. 3 (undated) belonging to D. P. Whitford. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Document (undated) describing the allocation of land in the Craven County area. David Whitford and other land owners in the area are mentioned.
      • Description (undated) of the land holdings of Charles Ernul and Catherine Ernul. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Account of Sale (undated) with some items sold to the Whitfords. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Drawing (undated) of 150 acres of land surveyed in Beaufort County. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Document (undated) tracing the ownership of a plot of land from John Hill to Catherine Ernul to David Whitford to Elisha Ann Withington to Charles Withington to H. B. Anderson. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Register (undated) of notes and accounts against H.B. Anderson Estate. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Drawing (undated) of a land plot. 1 item. 1 p
      • Upper section of a document (undated) concerning 640 acres to Bryan McMahon. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Description (undated) of courses of Dennis Perden Patten. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Description (undated) of a plot of land. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Deed (undated) for 40 acres from Catherine Ernul to David Whitford. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Description (undated) of courses of David D. Duns. 1 item. 1 p.
      • Second Copy (undated) of "Heartfelt Tribute". 1 item. 1 p.
    • Folder d
      • Written copy of the Church Constitution (undated) of Mount Lebanon in Craven County. Holograph 1 item. 2 p.
      • Document (undated) from Broad St. Church and Sunday School rededicating themselves to God's work. The One Hundred Percent Loyalty and Service Club. Typescript. 1 item. 1 p.

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