Sutton Family Collection, 1752-1827

Manuscript Collection #1205

  • Descriptive Summary
     
    Title: Sutton Family Collection
    Creator:
    Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
    Language: English
    Abstract: 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).
    Extent: 0.21 Cubic feet, 1 archival box, consisting of a Bible
  • Administrative Information
     
    Accessions Information

    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

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Albert Eure and Mary E. Fisher

    Access Restrictions

    No restrictions

    Copyright Notice

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

    Preferred Citation

    Sutton Family Collection (#1205), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA


Preliminary Inventory

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