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Howard - Comer genealogical collection

Howard - Comer genealogical collection

Descriptive Summary

Title: Howard - Comer genealogical collection
Creator: Howard, Lucy
Creator: Comer, Pauline H.
Inclusive Dates: 1890-1980
Language: English
Extent: 7.8 Linear Feet 13 document boxes, 3 half boxes, 3 slide boxes, 1 oversized box, 2 oversized folders
Collection Number: ms2647
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

The collection was compiled by Lucy Howard and her sister Pauline H. Comer of Athens, Georgia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of material on the Howard and Randolph family lines of Virginia and Georgia and contains photographs, correspondence and several copies of other genealogies and several bound volumes. A post card collection has items sent to Lucy Howard and purchased items, business and legal papers, a copy of a sketch of Cobb Legion Cavalry, photographs of Lucy Howard, and family bibles. Two oversized folders contain a Callaway Family diagram and a large, framed photograph.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Howard-Comer genealogical collection, ms2647, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Bible records.
Comer family
Confederate States of America. Army. Cobb's Legion. Cavalry Battalion -- Pictorial works
Correspondence.
Genealogy.
Georgia -- Genealogy.
Howard family
Postcards.
Randolph family
Virginia -- Genealogy.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
boxfolder
11Baird family
 
12Barnett family
 
13Baugh family
 
14Bradley family
 
15Bridges family
 
16Buffington family
 
17Callaway family
 
18Comer family
 
19Crawford family
 
110Crowder family
 
111Crypser family
 
112Dabney family
 
113Dobyn family
 
114Embry family
 
115Fauntleroy family
 
116Faust family
 
boxfolder
21Farrar charts
 
22Ferrar miscellaneous
 
23Alvahn Holmes. Some Farrar's Island Descendants - bound
 
24Farrar corresp.
 
25Field family
 
26Fletcher family
 
27Gilmer family
 
boxfolder
31-2Glenn family - Charts
 
33Glenn family - correspondence, 1931-1979
 
34-5Glenn family - Miscellaneous
 
36-7Hammond family
 
38Harris family
 
39Harrison family
 
310Harrison family - 'Harrison family research'
 
311Hempstead family
 
boxfolder
41Hicks family
 
42Hightower family
 
43Hill family
 
44Hilsman family
 
45Hinton family - correspondence
 
46Hinton family - charts
 
47Jarrell family
 
48Jefferson-Branch families
 
49Jennings family
 
410Johnson family
 
411Jones family
 
412Jones family - charts
 
413Kelly family
 
414Lyle family
 
415McCoy family
 
boxfolder
51Meriwether family
 
52Morgan family
 
53Oliver family
 
54Parker family
 
55Patterson family
 
56Peteet/Doudy family
 
57Pittard family
 
58Ragan family
 
59Raines family
 
510Randle family
 
511Ransom family
 
512Reeves family
 
513Rolfe/Bolling family
 
514Singleton family
 
515Smith family
 
516Stansbury family
 
517Temple family
 
518Thompson family
 
519Thorn family
 
520Turman family
 
521White family
 
522Wright family
 
523Wyatt family
 
boxfolder
6A1-3Miscellaneous genealogical material
 
6A3Miscellaneous materials
 
6A4Miscellaneous - DAR Magazine, Bicentennial Issue, 1976
 
boxfolder
6B5Miscellaneous correspondence, 1893-1943
 
6B6Correspondence, 1944-1948
 
6B7Correspondence, 1950-1980
 
6B8Correspondence - undated
 
6B9-10Mrs. Thomas Fletcher Comer notebook [Ida Pauline Howard]
 
boxfolder
71William Randolph / Isham
 
72William Randolph / Beverley
 
73Thomas Randolph / Fleming
 
74Isham Randolph / Rogers
 
75Richard Randolph / J. Bolling
 
76Elizabeth (Bland), Mary (Stith), Edward/Graves, Henry & Sir John/S. Beverley Randolph
 
77Edward, Joseph Randolph
 
78John Randolph
 
79Nancy (Ransom), Peyton Shipworth Randolph
 
710Wood Lee Randolph materials
 
711Joshua Hammond Randolph
 
712Thomas Joseph Randolph and Hilliard Judge Randolph
 
713Hightower Thornton Randolph & Tandy Key Randolph
 
714Frances Randolph Howard
 
715Hilliard Judge Randolph son of Joshua
 
boxfolder
81Randolph correspondence (incomplete)
 
82Randolph correspondence, 1925-1973
 
83Randolph correspondence, 1974-1977
 
84Randolph correspondence, 1978-1979
 
85Copy of The Randolphs of Virginia - 181 numb. pages
 
86-8Randolph miscellaneous
 
89Miscellaneous material
 
boxfolder
99Howard charts
 
97Asa Jefferson Howard
 
98Abel Howard
 
99Francis Howard
 
910Groves Howard
 
911Henry Howard
 
912Hiram Howard
 
913John Heyward / Howard
 
boxfolder
101Howard compiled genealogies
 
102Sketches of Nehemiah & Edith Howard - copy
 
103Howard Bible Records
 
104-6Howard miscellaneous
 
107The Desc. of Claiborne Howard - bound
 
108Correspondence (incomplete)
 
109Howard correspondence, 1909-1989
 
1010Howard - deeds, legal papers
 
box
11Postcards
 
box
12Postcards
 
box
13Postcards
 
boxfolder
141John/Daniel/Samuel Comer
 
142Joseph F./Reuben Comer
 
143Thomas F.J. Comer
 
144DAR applications, miscellaneous
 
145Griffith Family
 
146Comer correspondence, 1899-1955
 
147Comer correspondence, 1960-1989
 
148Correspondence, miscellaneous, undated
 
149Sketch of Cobb's Legion
 
1410Reaching Back by Ro C. Whitehead
 
boxitem
151Glenn Family Bible
 
oversized_boxitem
161Glenn Bible
 
162Comer Bible
 
boxfolder
16A1Randolph Family Records
 
16A2Randolph Bible
 
boxfolder
171Photos: Pauline Howard Comer
 
172Photos: Thomas F.J. Comer
 
173Photos: Frances Comer
 
174Photos: Martha Comer
 
175Photos: Frances & Martha Comer
 
176Photos: Comer miscellaneous
 
177Photos: Wiley C. Howard
 
178Photos: Fannie Howard
 
179Photos: Lucy Howard
 
1710Photos: Howard miscellaneous
 
1711Photos: unidentified, miscellaneous
 
boxfolder
181Photos: Wiley Bell
 
182Photos: Calloway family
 
183Photos: King family
 
184Photos: A - G
 
185Photos: H - Hg
 
186Photos: Hi - N
 
187Photos: O - T
 
188Photos: U - W
 
oversized_folder
1BCallaway Family chart, 1685-1900s
 
oversized_folder
2APhoto: Frances Comer's graduation, 1922