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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(s): 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
Georgia -- Genealogy.
Howard family
Randolph family
Virginia -- Genealogy.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

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
21Farrar charts
22Ferrar miscellaneous
23Alvahn Holmes. Some Farrar's Island Descendants - bound
24Farrar corresp.
25Field family
26Fletcher family
27Gilmer family
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
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
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
6A1-3Miscellaneous genealogical material
6A3Miscellaneous materials
6A4Miscellaneous - DAR Magazine, Bicentennial Issue, 1976
6B5Miscellaneous correspondence, 1893-1943
6B6Correspondence, 1944-1948
6B7Correspondence, 1950-1980
6B8Correspondence - undated
6B9-10Mrs. Thomas Fletcher Comer notebook [Ida Pauline Howard]
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
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
99Howard charts
97Asa Jefferson Howard
98Abel Howard
99Francis Howard
910Groves Howard
911Henry Howard
912Hiram Howard
913John Heyward / Howard
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
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
151Glenn Family Bible
161Glenn Bible
162Comer Bible
16A1Randolph Family Records
16A2Randolph Bible
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
181Photos: Wiley Bell
182Photos: Calloway family
183Photos: King family
184Photos: A - G
185Photos: H - Hg
186Photos: Hi - N
187Photos: O - T
188Photos: U - W
1BCallaway Family chart, 1685-1900s
2APhoto: Frances Comer's graduation, 1922