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Twiggs family genealogy

Twiggs family genealogy

Descriptive Summary

Title: Twiggs family genealogy
Creator: Duncan, Alexander McC.
Inclusive Dates: 1910
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms1052
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Thomas Twiggs or Triggs died in Virginia in 1614. From mention of his name in private papers, he came in 1608 from Devonshire, England. Tennessee Records by Jeannette Tillotson Acklen.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of a two-page genealogical table of the Twiggs family (descendants of Thomas Twiggs, died in Virginia circa 1614) was compiled by Alexander Mc C. Duncan about 1910 from records furnished him by Eugenia Washington. It covers the years 1608 to the late eighteenth century listing five generations of descendants. Although not a complete record, it does chronicle much of the early history of this prominent Georgia family. Also included is a note to Duncan from F. F. Screven pertaining to the genealogical table.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Twiggs Family genealogy, ms1052, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Georgia -- Genealogy.
Screven, F. F.
Twiggs family -- Genealogy
Twiggs, Thomas, -1614
Washington, Eugenia

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Genealogy covering 1608-1790s, 1910