Wyatt Family Collection, 1820-1859

Descriptive Summary

Title
Wyatt Family Collection, 1820-1859
Creator
Wyatt Family
Extent
1 box, .5 c.f.
Subjects
Wyatt family -- Correspondence
Farmers -- Kentucky -- Fleming County
Mill Creek Christian Church (Mason County, KY)
Kentucky -- Genealogy
Temperance -- Songs and music
Hymnals
Wyatt, Micajah
Wyatt, Sarah
Finding Aid Author
Staff
Repository
Kentucky Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
This collection consists of the deeds, receipts, wills, letters, and other papers of the Wyatt family of Fleming County, Kentucky, and later of Missouri. The items date between 1820 and 1859.
Correspondence concerns news of family and friends, farming news, and Mill Creek Church (Mason County, Kentucky) matters. The collection also includes a Christian hymnbook and booklet called, "Maine Liquor Law and Temperance Songs," printed by A.W. Elder of Lexington, Kentucky, in 1853. Names represented include Micajah Wyatt, Lina Wing Wyatt, Woolford Wyatt, Joseph Wyatt, Sarah Wyatt, W.S. Chandler, John Finley, and Margaret Finley.