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Family connections of Samuel Rufus Jones (photostat)

Family connections of Samuel Rufus Jones (photostat)

Descriptive Summary

Title: Family connections of Samuel Rufus Jones (photostat)
Creator: Cate, Margaret Davis, 1888-1961
Inclusive Dates: 1942
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.2 Linear Feet (2 oversized folders B)
Collection Number: ms1632
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Alfred W. Jones, the owner of the charts, was son of Samuel Rufus Jones, 1858-1931, of Sea Island, Georgia.

Margaret Davis Cate, a woman of many careers, was credited for developing historical interest that led to designation of Ft. Frederica as a national monument. She was a teacher, postmaster, leader of the Glynn County Planning Board, leader of the city planning commission, leader of the Glynn County Board of Public Welfare, vice president of the Georgia Historical Society, president of the Glynn County League of Women Voters, president of the Brunswick's Women Club, and the author of several books and articles.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of genealogical charts of the Jones and allied families of Georgia. The charts were prepared by Margaret Davis Cate, an historian and genealogist of Sea Island, Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Family connections of Samuel Rufus Jones (photostat). MS 1632. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Copied from originals created by Margaret Davis Cate and owned by Alfred W. Jones in Decemer 1980.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Georgia -- Genealogy.
Jones family

Related Collections in this Repository

See also Margaret Davis Cate collection, MS 1217.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1BGenealogical charts, 1942
2BGenealogical charts