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Wilcox Family papers

MS-153
 Collection
Identifier: MS-153

Description

The papers of the Wilcox family of Orford, New Hampshire contain correspondence related to Leonard Wilcox and other members of the Wilcox family, including his son George Wilcox, his first wife Almira Morey Wilcox, his second wife Mary Mann Wilcox, Nathaniel Mann, Mary's father and Samuel Morey, Almira's father. Of note is the correspondence between Joel Mann and Mary Mann Wilcox with reference to Washington Gladden letters describing Niagara Falls. Wills and deeds of the family, including the will of Leonard Wilcox referring to the disposition of the property of Samuel Morey, and writings by George Wilcox are also included.

Dates

  • 1822 - 1900

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

.75 linear ft. (1 box)

Overview

Leonard Wilcox (1799-1850), lawyer. Dartmouth College Class of 1817. The collection consists of family correspondence, deeds, and writings of the Wilcox family of Orford, N.H.

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA