Herndon Family Papers, 1780, 1851

Descriptive Summary

Title
Herndon Family Papers, 1780, 1851
Creator
Herndon Family
Extent
2 items
Subjects
Herndon, Edward
Land titles -- Virginia -- 18th century
Herndon, Joseph F. -- Correspondence
Herndon, G. R. -- Correspondence
Brothers -- Missouri -- Saline County -- Correspondence
Inheritance and succession -- Kentucky
Finding Aid Author
Archives Staff
Repository
Kentucky Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
This group contains a Virginia land warrant issued to Edward Herndon in 1780 and an 1851 letter written by Joseph F. Herndon of Cows Creek, Saline Co., Missouri, to his brothers, G.R. and S.G. Herndon of Carthage, Kentucky. The letter concerns Joseph's dissatisfaction over the probate of their father's will and his treatment by the rest of the family at the time of his father's death.
Arrangement: Chronological
County: Campbell