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Paine family papers

Paine family papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Paine family papers
Creator: Paine family
Inclusive Dates: 1848-1952
Language(s): English
Extent: 1.5 Linear Feet 3 document boxes, 1 half box, 1 oversized folder
Collection Number: ms2261
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

David Henry Ansley (1829-1897) married Sarah Ann Neal Burge (1837-1906); their daughter Sarah Graves Ansley (1863-1929) married James Gardner Paine, Sr. (1860-1933); and their son James Gardner Paine, Jr. (1888-1950) married Anne Platt Reeves (1888-1952). The Ansleys resided in Augusta, Georgia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of papers of the Paine family of Clarke County (Ga.) and Ansley family of Augusta (Ga.) from 1848-1952. Includes correspondence; genealogical information on the Burge, Graves, Paine, and Ansley families; photographs, and a scrapbook. Correspondents include Sarah Ann Neal Burge, David Henry Ansley, Sarah Graves Ansley, James Gardner Paine, Sr., F.A. Rutherford, and James Gardner Paine, Jr.. Included are correspondence from F.A. Rutherford of the 23rd Alabama Infantry Regiment during the Atlanta Campaign, from James G. Paine, Jr. while serving in World War II and relating to his interest in breeding hounds for hunting, from Anne Platt Reeves Paine to her mother-in-law while living in the Philippines, and a typescript of the history of the Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church (Newton County, Ga.).

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Paine family papers, ms2261, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2009 October 16.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Ansley family
Atlanta Campaign, 1864.
Augusta (Ga.)
Burge family
Clarke County (Ga.)
Confederate States of America. Army. Alabama Infantry Regiment, 23rd
Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Graves family
Methodists -- Georgia.
Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church (Newton County, Ga.)
Newton County (Ga.)
Paine family
Soldiers -- Alabama.
Soldiers -- United States.
World War, 1939-1945.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Ansley family
12Augusta, GA
13-16Correspondence, 1848-1952
117-18Correspondence - undated
120Craves family
122Mt. Pleasant Church, history (typescript)
21Paine family
22Ann Ansley Paine
23Dr. James Paine
24James G. Paine
25James G. Paine-children
26James G. Paine Jr.
27-8James G. Paine Jr. - Correspondence, 1921-1929
29Lil Paine
210Paine family - North Carolina
211Robert Paine, Bishop
213Receipts - Ann, Lil Paine
214Robertson family
3John Beck Bible
41Photographs - Identified including Hugh White, Ann Paine, and Lil Hodgson
42Photographs - Unidentified
1APhotographs - Oversized