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“Descendants of Edmund & Mary Wynne”, undated

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 26
Identifier: id287307

Scope and Contents

(1) “Edmund Wynne, born Mar 26th 1744. . .”; 1 folded sheet, 4 pp; various handwriting. (2) “Wm Whitaker, of Warwick Co Va who married Franky Wynne . . . 1783. . .”; 2 folded sheets, 8 numbered pp; handwritten. (3) “Col Myles Cary born in Bristol England in 1619 or 1620 . . .”; 2 sheets, 4 numbered pp; handwritten. (4) “Warwick Co Va July 6, 1880; Mr. E. S. Whitaker, Sir, Your letter and circular to my husband H. H. Wynne clerk of Warwick courts. . . [I] have intended writing you ‘What I know about the Whitakers’. . . “; unsigned; 2 sheets, 3 numbered pp; handwritten. (5) “’What I Know About’ Whitakers who intermarried with Wynnes”; 2 sheets, 4 numbered pp; handwritten. (6) “Richard Harrison[?] Whitaker was born October 17th 1794. . .”; names wives and children of RHW; 1 small sheet, 2 pp; handwritten. A typewritten note in front of folder, [probably written by F. W. Boelt], discusses compilers and provenance of these documents. Compiler of (1) is not known. Documents on Whitaker and Cary families were compiled by Mary Elizabeth Cary Wynne, wife of Humphrey Harwood Wynne, Jr. Docs passed down through relatives to F. W. Boelt.


  • Creation: undated


Language of Materials

From the Collection:

English and Latin

Conditions Governing Access:

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.


From the Collection: 0.50 Linear Feet

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository