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Drakeford Personal Papers


Title:  Drakeford Collection

Span Dates: 1206-2000

Bulk Dates: 1745-1992

Accession Number: 2012-50

Creator: Not Known

Extent: 11 file folders

Language:  English

Repository: Digital Manuscript Collections, Genealogical Forum of Oregon Library, Portland, Oregon


Abstract:  Genealogical research, summaries and correspondence as collected and pertaining to Drakeford and associated families.  The 11 file folders contain research notes, correspondence and copies of documents from a variety of sources.  There are also family group sheets and pedigree charts for many of the families. The primary surnames are Drakeford, Ford, and Brown.  The main locations were Virginia and Kentucky.  Much of the correspondence was addressed to Merrill Hill Mosher or written by her.  It is possible this collection was a subset of a larger collection by donated by Ms. Mosher.