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|Abstract||Members of the Tuttle family lived in Stokes County, N.C. The collection includes letters and financial and legal material of the Tuttle family and their Martin family relatives in Floyd County, Va. Letters deal chiefly with routine family matters in the 1840s and 1850s; one letter describes a visit to Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1895.|
|Creator||Tuttle (Family : Stokes County, N.C.)|
|Curatorial Unit||University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.|
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John Tuttle lived in Stokes County, N.C. in the 1840s and 1850s. Some of his children were Elijah Tuttle, Josiah Tuttle, Alexander Tuttle, and Mary Tuttle Martin. Two of his grandchildren were Martin Ebbert and Elizabeth Ebbert Swain.Back to Top
The collection includes letters and financial and legal material of the Tuttle family of Stokes County, N.C., and their Martin family relatives in Floyd County, Va. Letters deal chiefly with routine family matters in the 1840s and 1850s including the settling of John Tuttle's estate; one letter describes a visit to Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1895.Back to Top
Correspondence between William and Elizabeth Tuttle of Stokes County, N.C., and Mary and Abram Martin of Floyd County, Va. The letters deal mostly with family matters such as illness of children and the settlement of inherited lands. The letter from Josiah Tuttle, 1895, describes a visit to Salt Lake City, Utah.
Mostly inheritance claims to the property of John Tuttle and his grandson Martin Ebbert. Also, a land indenture transferring property in Stokes County, N.C., from George and Nancy May to Henry Fries is included.
Receipts for goods purchased; an account of wages owed Peter Tuttle, 1842; and one 1903 receipt for five shares of stock in the Grabs Manufacturing Company, King, N.C.
Processed by: SHC Staff
Encoded by: Noah Huffman, December 2007
Updated by: Kate Stratton and Jodi Berkowitz, January 2009
This collection was rehoused and a summary created with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
This finding aid was created with support from NC ECHO.Back to Top