Sutton Family Collection

1752-1827
Manuscript Collection #1205
Creator(s)
Physical description
0.21 Cubic Feet, 1 archival box, consisting of a Bible
Preferred Citation
Sutton Family Collection (#1205), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
Repository
ECU Manuscript Collection
Access
No restrictions

Collection consists of a family Bible owned by the George Sutton family of Durant's Neck, New Hope Township, Perquimans County, North Carolina, including holograph genealogical notes (1739-1827). The original title page and first few pages of the Bible are missing, but the title page for the New Testament is present and it provides the following information: The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, Newly Translated out of the Original Greek, and with the Former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised (Edinburgh: Printed by Adrian Watkins His Majesty's Printer, 1752).


Administrative information
Custodial History

February 14, 2013, (unprocessed) 0.21 cubic feet, 1 item; Collection consists of a family Bible owned by the George Sutton family of Durant's Neck, New Hope Township, Perquimans County, North Carolina, including holograph genealogical notes (1739-1827). The original title page and first few pages of the Bible are missing, but the title page for the New Testament is present and it provides the following information: The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, Newly Translated out of the Original Greek, and with the Former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised (Edinburgh: Printed by Adrian Watkins His Majesty's Printer, 1752). Donor: Albert Eure & Mary E. Fisher

Source of acquisition

Gift of Albert Eure and Mary E. Fisher

Copyright notice

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