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McClure Family

 File — Container: Box 6, Folder: 13

Scope and Contents

This folder contains an account of a 1785 Native American attack and the scalping of McClure children in Lincoln County, Kentucky. There is also the last will and testament of John McClure which includes the sale of a slave named Anthony conditional upon the remarriage of McClure's wife or the coming of age of his youngest child.

Dates

  • Majority of material found within 1700 - 1960

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use.

Extent

From the Collection: 9 Box

Language of Materials

English

Repository Details

Part of the Washington and Lee University, James G. Leyburn Library Special Collections and Archives Repository

Contact:
204 W. Washington St.
Lexington VA 24450 USA