Finding Aid of the Bell-Pearsall Papers, <date calendar="gregorian" era="ce" normal="1795/1936">1795 - 1936</date>, PC.1789

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Finding Aid of the Bell-Pearsall Papers, <date calendar="gregorian" era="ce" normal="1795/1936">1795 - 1936</date>, PC.1789

Abstract

Virginia C. Pearsall (1840-1884) of Mount Olive, N.C., was the wife of L. G. Pearsall (1843-1883). Robert R. Bell was the administrator of Virginia Pearsall's estate. In this collection, 115 items concern the estate of Virginia C. Pearsall and 37 items relate to the Bell family of Sampson County, North Carolina.

Descriptive Summary

Title
Bell-Pearsall Papers
Call Number
PC.1789
Creator
Bell, Robert R.
Date
1795 - 1936
Extent
150.00 items
Language
English
Repository
State Archives of North Carolina

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    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], PC.1789, Bell-Pearsall Papers, State Archives of North Carolina, Raleigh, NC, USA.

    Biographical Note

    Virginia C. Pearsall (1840-1884) of Mount Olive, N.C., was the wife of L. G. Pearsall (1843-1883). Pearsall predeceased her, leaving Mrs. Pearsall as guardian of their children: Frank L., James O., Cora L. (d.1888), Annie M., and Gideon. When Mrs. Pearsall died the following year in 1884, Robert R. Bell of Sampson County became the administrator of her estate. Robert was the son of James Bell, also of Sampson County.

    Contents of the Collection

    Subject Headings

  1. Bell, Robert R.
  2. Barefoot, Noah B.
  3. Marable, S. L.
  4. Pearsall, Annie M.
  5. Pearsall, Cora L., d. 1888
  6. Pearsall Family
  7. Pearsall, Frank L.
  8. Pearsall, Gideon
  9. Pearsall, James O.
  10. Pearsall, L. G., 1843-1883
  11. Pearsall, Virginia C., 1840-1884
  12. Scroggs, W. J.
  13. Pearsall, Virginia C.
  14. Bell, Robert R.
  15. Barefoot, Noah B.
  16. Pearsall Family
  17. Mount Olive High School (N.C.)
  18. Pearsall Hotel (Mount Olive, N.C.)
  19. Mount Olive High School
  20. Cotton gins and ginning.
  21. High schools.
  22. Autographs--Marable, S. L.
  23. Autographs--Scroggs, W. J.
  24. Cotton Gin
  25. High Schools
  26. Duplin County (N.C.)
  27. Sampson County (N.C.)
  28. Mount Olive (Wayne County, N.C.)
  29. Mount Olive (Wayne County, N.C.)
  30. Sampson County (N.C.)
  31. Pearsall Hotel
  32. Duplin County (N.C.)
  33. Acquisitions Information

    Gift, Robert T. Kirkland, Ocala, Florida, June 7, 1991.

    Processing Information

  34. Processed by George Stevenson, June, 1991
  35. Encoded by Fran Tracy-Walls, July, 2002