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William McConnell papers, 1784-1819, 1784

Part of William McConnell papers, 1784-1819

kukm1vf52w26Guide to the William McConnell papers, 1784-1819Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric WeigSpecial CollectionsManuscriptsUniversity of KentuckyMargaret I. King LibraryLexington, Kentucky40506-0039 USAPhone: (859) 257-8611Fax: (859) 257-6311Email: sclref@lsv.uky.eduURL: http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/libpage.php?lweb_id=84&llib_id=13<ab_rank=3 Copyright 2002University of Kentucky Libraries. All Rights Reserved.Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC Database Date of source: n.d.Description is in English.Guide to the William McConnell papers, 1784-1819Collection number: 1VF52W26, 1VF52W30, 1VF52W33, 1VF61M110, AAN0783LMContact InformationSpecial CollectionsManuscriptsUniversity of KentuckyMargaret I. King LibraryLexington, Kentucky40506-0039Phone: (859) 257-8611Fax: (859) 257-6311Email: sclref@lsv.uky.eduURL: http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/libpage.php?lweb_id=84&llib_id=13<ab_rank=3Processed by: Archives StaffEncoded by: Eric Weig Copyright 2002 University of Kentucky. All Rights Reserved.William McConnell papers, 1784-18191VF52W26, 1VF52W30, 1VF52W33, 1VF61M110, AAN0783LMMcConnell, William.55 pieces.None online. Must visit contributing institution.The materials are in English.University of Kentucky Special CollectionsLexington, Kentucky 4050652W26, 52W29, 52W30, 52W33: Wilson, Samuel M. Estate gift, Dec. 10, 1946.Collection is open for research.Copyright has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky.[Identification of item],William McConnell papers, 1784-1819, 1VF52W26, 1VF52W30, 1VF52W33, 1VF61M110, AAN0783LM, Special Collections, University of Kentucky.William McConnell was an early resident of Lexington, Ky.This is a group of legal papers mostly relating to several lawsuits over land which involved William McConnell and his heirs. The earliest suit, dating from 1782 to 1817, was between McConnell and the Trustees of Lexington and concerned the ownership of certain lots in Lexington (52W30). A later suit involved McConnell and the administrator of James Hughes' estate, Joshua Humphrey (52W33). The papers from this suit date from 1808 to 1819 and include notes, bonds, and summonses. The McConnell heirs were involved in a suit against John Hull over lot 79 in Lexington (52W26), the papers from which date from 1814-1817. The heirs were also involved in a suit against John Wallace (52W29). The papers from this case include court directives, summonses, a copy of a survey and plat, and date from 1816-1818. There is also a receipt from Richard Higgins for a plat, dated June 5, 1801 (61M110).Arranged by accession number and chronologically thereunder.Higgins, Richard.Hughes, James.Hull, John.Humphrey, Joshua.McConnell, William.McConnell family.Wallace, John.Lexington (Ky.).--Board of Trustees.Land titles--Kentucky--Lexington.Land tenure--Kentucky--Lexington.Lexington (Ky.)--History.Depositions.Summonses.SurveysWilliam McConnell papers, 1784-1819