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McLaughlin, William



  • Existence: 1828-1898

A.B., W&L, 1850. Lecturer on practice and pleading in courts of law and equity, 1875-82; trustee, 1865-98; rector, 1888-98. Member, House Delegates, 1869-70; judge circuit court, 1870-98. See Trustees' Papers (Tribute, 1899).

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Scotch-Irish History - Transcripts of Articles, Creation of transcription

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 17
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Papers contain information about Dunlap's family members, especially Madison Dunlap (1808-1883) of Kerr's Creek and his son, John Matthew Dunlap, a member of the Washington and Lee Class of 1857 who was killed at at the Battle of Gettysburg in 1863. The collection includes compositions that John Matthew Dunlap wrote for Professor J. J. White in 1856-1857, transcripts of letters he wrote while serving in the Confederate Army, and letters concerning his death. The collection also includes the...
Dates: Creation of transcription; 1895-06-27

William McLaughlin Papers

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0044
Scope and Contents This collection contains items of Judge William McLaughlin, including letters from Henry D. Campbell and William L. Wilson. Many concern awarding of honorary degrees and elections to the Board of Trustees of Washington and Lee, of which McLaughlin was rector (1888-1898). The collection also contains legal certificates and his papers, including his Confederate Army Commission dated October 7, 1862. Also included is a copy of his death from the minutes of the Board of Trustees of Washington and...
Dates: Inclusive 1851-1898