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Waring Family Papers, 1776-1780

Waring Family Papers, 1776-1780
Mss. 39.2 W23
0.2 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents
Notes and accounts, 1776-1780 and n.d., concerning the service of Henry Waring, Thomas Waring and William Waring, brothers from Essex Co., Va. in the American Revolution. Includes payroll account for a detachment of the 7th Virginia Regiment; an inventory of the estate of Captain Henry Waring; and enlistment record [during the American Revolution ?] giving men's names, heights, and complexion.
Chronological within each accession.
Waring Family
Carrington, Paul (1733-1818.)
Digges, Dudley
Hancock, John (1737-1793.)
Jay, John (1745-1829.)
Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de (1757-1834)
Lee, Thomas Ludwell
Page, John (1744-1808)
Pendleton, Edmund (1721-1803)
Tabb, John.
Thomson, Charles (1729-1824.)
Waring, Henry
Waring, Thomas
Waring, William
Essex County (Va.)--History--18th century
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783
United States. Army--Appointments, promotions, salaries, etc
United States. Continental Army. Virginia Infantry Regiment, 7th--History
Waring, Henry
Waring, Thomas
Waring, William
Account books
Appointments (military records)
Manuscripts (document genre)
Orders (military records)
Payroll records
Receipts (financial records)

Detailed Description

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Administrative Information

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Acquisition Note
 Source: John L. Lewis, Jr..

Gift and/or deposit:

Acc. 2002.57

Gordon Lewis

Preferred Citation
Waring Family Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Finding Aid Revisions:
Original Accession and additions physically and intellectually combined in 2009.
Collection Material Type:
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