Caroline Cunningham Collection

1968, 1987
Manuscript Collection #56
Cunningham, Caroline
Physical description
18 Cubic Feet, 450 items
Preferred Citation
Caroline Cunningham Collection(#56), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
ECU Manuscript Collection
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Collection [1636-1798] including newspaper and magazine clippings, relating to racial integration and race relations; files of a professional genealogist concerning North Carolina, Virginia, and Maryland families.

Administrative information
Custodial History

March 27, 1968, ca. 450 items; Newspaper and magazine clipping file concerned primarily with racial integration and race relations. Gift of Miss Caroline Cunningham, Raleigh, N.C.

August 28, 1987, 18 cubic feet; Research files of professional Raleigh, N.C., genealogist, containing materials on hundreds of families from N.C., Virginia, and Maryland. Included are files on such families as James, Cooper, Gardner, Jones, Cunningham, Neal, McIver, Everett, Bryan, Stewart, Middleton, Mosley, Monroe, Newton, Keen, Parker, Owen, etc. Gift of Mrs. Catherine Middleton Hutchins and Mr. J. Calvin Cunningham of Lexington, N.C.

Source of acquisition

Gift of Miss Caroline Cunningham

Gift of Mrs. Catherine Middleton Hutchins and Mr. J. Calvin Cunningham

Processing information

Processed by M. Elmore

Encoded by Apex Data Services

Copyright notice

Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

Key terms
Public records--Maryland
Public records--North Carolina
Public records--Virginia
North Carolina--Genealogy
United States--Race relations

Container list
Box 1 Acree - Adams, Adams, Adams/Phibbs/Holton, Amerson (Amason), Albright/Allen/Ashford/Avery; Barnes - Binford, Bartlett, Baugh, Beck
Box 2 Black, Bingham - Boon, Booth/Boyd/Brockenbrough, Braddy, Brower - Brown, Bruce/Child/Faucette/McKerall/Walters, Bryan
Box 4 Cunningham/Cooper/Gardner/Neal, Cunningham/Perry/Rodwell/Saunders, Cunningham Records, Cunningham, Cunningham/Jones, Cunningham/Jones/Simms, Cunningham/Keene/Witcher, Cunningham/Patrick, Cunningham Miscellaneous
Box 5 Carson, Clapp, Cobb, Coker, Courtney, Currell - Curl, Coldwell/Cornelius/Crafton/Culbreath/Dalton; Dail - Debnam, Donnell, Donnell - Dupree; Edmiston (Edmundson), Espy (Espey), Evans, Everett, Faison/Middleton
Box 6 Faison, Fields, Finley/Fisher/Flowers/Ford, Folsom/Smith, Gainey/Goddin/Goode, Garland, Green, Green/Erwin, Gregory/Phillips
Box 7 Hackney/Hadley/Haley/Holt/Hyde; Hardaway, Robert A., Memoirs; Harris - Harvey, Henderson Records, Herring - Hester, Holland/Holton/Hooker/Hughes/Hunt
Box 8 Jackson - Johnston; Jones, Benjamin, And His Descendants ; Jones, Bettie Anne, Diary (Pittsylvania County, VA) 1865-1868; Jones, Decatur; Jones Records Vol. 1; Jones Records Vol. 3
Box 9 Jones Records Vol. 4 ; Jones, Jones/Keen; Kanady - Kune, Keen, Keith, Lackey - Lewey, Lewis Records
Box 10 Lewis - Lyell, Lindsay (Lindsey); McAdoo - McCollum, McFarland, McKay/Cranor; McIntosh
Box 11 McIntosh, McIver
Box 12 McNeely - McPhail - Major - Martin, McPherson/Divine, Martin - Moffett, Monroe - Moseley; Napier, Newton, Nicks - Norman; Odom, Osborn, William H., Diary; Outlaw
Box 13 Overton/Griffin, Owen; Owen, John, Descendants; Owens; Parham, Parker; Parker, John, Descendants
Box 14 Parker, John, Descendants; Parker/Browning/Skinner, Parker/Sessums; Parker Genealogy, Vol. 1-2; Parrish/Peacock/Perrin/Pinson, Patrick
Box 15 Pope - Powell, Presnell; Remy, Reynolds - Rierson, Rhodes - Royall; Sanford, Sessums (Sessoms), Sims, Simmons, Simpson, Slaughter; Speight, Spell, Smith - Steele, Stuart (Stewart)
Box 16 Tarleton, Terry, Thomas/Thompson/Turlington/Uzzell; Vann/Warren/Welker, Walton, Whitted, Wicker - Williams, Witcher/Keen - Work, Yarborough
Box 17 Abbitt - Asten, Aydelott - Boylan, Bradford - Byrd, Coffee - Coble, Coble - Curry, Curtis - Dykes, Eagle - Fulton
Box 18 Gaines - Hagy, Hagy - Hogans, Hogans - July, McAdams - Middleton, Middleton - Ozburn
Box 19 Ozburn - Quinlin, Raleigh - Sharp, Sharp - Stuart, Stewart - Tyre, Underhill - White, White - Zimmerman
Box 20 Anson - Ashe, Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Burke, Bute, Chatham, Chowan, Cleveland, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck - Dare, Davidson, Dobbs, Duplin, Edgecombe, Franklin, Granville, Guilford
Box 21 Halifax, Johnston, Lenoir - Montgomery - Northhampton, Lincoln, Moore, Nash, New Hanover; Onslow, Orange, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Randolph, Rockingham, Rowan, Sampson, Surry, Wake - Raleigh, Warren - Wayne, Wilkes, Wilson, Various; Marriage Records, 1741-1778 and Early Names in the Piedmont Region
Box 22 Folder a-s Augusta, Bedford, Brunswick, Elizabeth City, Fairfax, Fauquier, Isle of Wight, King George, Louisa, Lunenburg, Mecklenburg, Northumberland, Prince Edward, Richmond, Spotsylvania, Surry, Westmoreland, York, Miscellaneous; Virginia State Archives Patent Book
Box 22 Folder t-w Maryland County Court Records: Cecil, Various; South Carolina - Georgia - Pennsylvania County Court Records
Box 23 Aaron - Blagge
Box 24 Blair - Cooper
Box 25 Coots - Fowler
Box 26 Fox - Hynman
Box 27 Icy - Loving
Box 28 Lowe - Ozmont
Box 29 Pace - Ryves
Box 30 Sadler - Vultieur
Box 31 Waddell - Zills
Box 32 Correspondence, Genealogical Information and Lists
Box 33 Pedigree Charts
Box 34 Courthouse Records; Cemetery Lists of War Veterans in Gatesburg and Henderson in Knox Co., IL.; Douglas Register List
Box 35 Genealogy Lists; Libraries and Book Companies Catalogs and Newsletters; Migration of Families List; Cunningham Clients List; Tax Records (undated); Poetry; Maps; Personal Correspondence, 1900-1956
Box 36 A-C
Box 37 C-E
Box 38 F-H
Box 39 J
Box 40 K-M
Box 41 M-P
Box 42 R-S
Box 43 T-Z, Miscellaneous
Box 44 State Magazine, Sons of the American Revolution, The Courier, and Miscellaneous Magazines; Migration Actual and Implied Background; Migration Lists of North Carolina Families; Migration Actual and Implied Genealogy, Vol. II
Box 45 History of Bachelors' Hall, Henry County, Virginia; History of Governor Morehead's Blandwood, Greensboro, N.C.; History of Head of Christiana Presbyterian Church of Newark, Delaware; Bulletin of N.C. and Va. Piedmont Genealogical Society; Miscellaneous Publications; Jones Family Book Sales Records
Box 46 Segregation (1956),Life Magazine, Newsweek, Miscellaneous (1891-1980)
Box 47 Genealogy and History; Cunningham Family; UNC-CH Chancellor Christopher C. Fordham III; Reverend J. Henry Smith; Harford and Cecil Cos., Maryland; N.C. and Va. History; Presidential Inauguration Invitation (1917); Miscellaneous Items
Folder os1 Maps, Genealogies, Plats, Land Records, Cunningham Residence Architectural Drawings, Will Book - copies, Military Lists 1787