Request Material

Isham Chaffin papers

Isham Chaffin papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Isham Chaffin papers
Creator: Chaffin, Isham
Inclusive Dates: 1822, 1836
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms3579
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Isham Chaffin was born in Virginia in 1751. He married Patience Atkins (1764-1860). He died on March 3, 1823, in Wilkes County, Georgia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of two documents: the will of Isham Chaffin of Wilkes County, Georgia, May 1822, and the obituary of Lemuel Chaffin that also records the dates Lucy Chaffin, Catharine Chaffin, and Elizabeth Chaffin died.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Isham Chaffin papers, ms3579, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2016.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Chaffin, Isham -- Will

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing