Papers, circa 1900-1997, of Elizabeth Hogg Ironmonger, genealogist. Includes genealogical notes, history of post offices in York County, Va., a record of Revolutionary War claims by York County inhabitants, history of the Grafton Baptist Church, Methodism in York County, Va., a map of the Jamestown Exposition grounds in Norfolk, Va., copies of the Abingdon Parish Register, the Kingston Parish Register, and the Northumberland County Order Book.
There is genealogical data on numerous families as well as typescript genealogies of York County, Va. families transcribed by Ironmonger and by her daughter, Thelma Hansford.
Families for which there is information include Sparrow, Winder, Hogg, Hopkins and Ironmonger, Hayward/Howard, Curtis, Wainwright, Powell and many others.
Photographs of the 19th century Catherine Dudley Cary Pescud Mourning Broach can be found in Box 2, Folder 4.
The inventory includes the following accessions:
1984.04; 1994.60; 1995.54; 1997.53; 1998.05.
Accession 1997.01 is not on the pdf inventory below, but consists of 3 folders with Genealogical notes on the Hayward/Howard Family of York County, Va. and a letter from Thelma Hansford to her brother, Warner, about her memories of her family and youth, which includes genealogical information. Dated June 7, 1997.
Elizabeth Hogg Ironmonger, <i>Hogg Family of York and Gloucester Counties, Virginia</i> (Seaford, Va., 1968); and <i>Ironmonger and Connections: 1624-1924; A Family History</i> (Seaford, Va.: J. G. Ironmonger, 1956).
Robbins, Robert W., <i>The Register of Abingdon Parish, Gloucester County, Virginia, 1677-1780 </i> (Arlington, Va. ).