R. C. Ballard Thruston Correspondence,1940-1942

Descriptive Summary

Title
R. C. Ballard Thruston Correspondence,1940-1942
Creator
Thruston, R. C. Ballard
Extent
3 v.
Subjects
Beale, Lucy Brown.
Brown, Original, fl.1697-- Will.
Bushrod Family.
Clark Family.
Kentucky-- Genealogy.
Lee Family.
Lisson Family.
Marshall Family.
Oldham Family.
Pope, Nathaniel, fl. 1659-- Will.
Pope Family.
Richards Family.
Rogers Family.
Virginia-- Genealogy.
Wilson Family.
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Louisville geological engineer, researcher, historian, collector, and president and benefactor of The Filson Club. Correspondence with Lucy Brown Beale of Hague, Va., describes genealogical research on the ancestral families of Thruston, including typed extracts from the order books of Westmoreland County, Va., 1663 -1750, and Caroline County, Va., containing information on the Pope, Rogers, Clark, Oldham, Marshall, Lisson, Wilson, and Richards families; cemetery inscriptions at Bushfield, Va., for the Bushrod Family; and wills for Nathaniel Pope, 1659, and Original Brown, 1697. Card index in repository