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Cabaniss Family Papers, 1800-1837

Title
Cabaniss Family Papers, 1800-1837
ID
Mss. 39.1 C11
Extent
0.5 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents
Correspondence and financial papers of George Cabaniss, Dr. John Cabaniss, and James Cabaniss. They were the children of George and Sarah Jennings Cabaniss of Amelia County, Virginia.  James Cabaniss lived in Williamsburg, Virginia and was the Clerk of Court for James City County, Virginia in 1831.  He also was a merchant in Richmond until 1831.  Dr. John Cabaniss was a medical doctor who practiced in Dinwiddie County, Virginia.  George Cabaniss lived in Rutherford County, North Carolina.  Many of the financial records of James Cabaniss are with Williamsburg, Virginia businesses.  322 items.
Arrangement
Series arranged by family members.
Creators
Cabaniss family
Cabaniss, George
Cabaniss, James (1793-1837)
Cabaniss, John (circa 1787 - 1882)
Subjects
Bruton Parish Church (Williamsburg, Va.)
Legal documents
Medicine--History--19th century
Medicine--Study and teaching--New York (State)--New York
Merchants--Virginia--Williamsburg
Virginia. High Court of Chancery. Richmond District
Genres
Correspondence
Financial records
Invoices
Receipts (financial records)
Languages
English

Detailed Description

Full Finding Aid/Box List

Administrative Information

Acquired
1938.
Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Rights
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Acquisition Note
 Source: Geoge P. Coleman.
Gift
Preferred Citation
Cabaniss Family Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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