Waring Family Papers
Scope and Contents
Notes and accounts, 1776-1780 and n.d., concerning the service of Henry Waring, Thomas Waring and William Waring, brothers from Essex Co., Va. in the American Revolution. Includes payroll account for a detachment of the 7th Virginia Regiment; an inventory of the estate of Captain Henry Waring; enlistment record [during the American Revolution ?] giving men's names, heights, and complexion; commissions and allegiance oath of Henry Waring.
- Creation: 1776-1780
- Digges, Dudley (Person)
- Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834 (Person)
Language of Materials
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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.
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Gift and/or deposit: Acc. 2002.57 Gordon Lewis
Processed by Cynthia B. Brown in 1983
Genre / Form
- Account books
- Appointments (military records)
- Manuscripts (document genre)
- Orders (military records)
- Payroll records
- Receipts (financial records)
- Guide to the Waring Family Papers
- Finding Aid Authors: Cynthia B. Brown (1983).
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- The collection description/finding aid is written in English