Finding Aid of the Bynum Family Papers, <date calendar="gregorian" era="ce" normal="1850/1914">1850 - 1914</date>, <date calendar="gregorian" era="ce" normal="1946">1946</date>, <date calendar="gregorian" era="ce" normal="1946">1980</date>, PC.1910

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Finding Aid of the Bynum Family Papers, <date calendar="gregorian" era="ce" normal="1850/1914">1850 - 1914</date>, <date calendar="gregorian" era="ce" normal="1946">1946</date>, <date calendar="gregorian" era="ce" normal="1946">1980</date>, PC.1910

Abstract

This small collection of papers relates primarily to the family of Joseph H. M. Bynum (1824-1899) and Mary Ann (Stewart) Bynum (1833-1923) of Vass, Moore County, N.C. Land purchases are represented in the collection by seven warranty deeds, ranging in date from 1867 to 1880. There are miscellaneous land papers and a 1899 report of the commissioners appointed to set off a year's allowance to Bynum's widow. The letters in the collection are of family interest exclusively.

Descriptive Summary

Title
Bynum Family Papers
Call Number
PC.1910
Creator
Bynum family
Date
1850 - 1914; 1946; 1980
Extent
22.00 items
Language
English
Repository
State Archives of North Carolina

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    Access Restrictions

    Available for research.

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    Copyright is retained by the authors of these materials, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law (Title 17 US Code). Individual researchers are responsible for using these materials in conformance with copyright law as well as any donor restrictions accompanying the materials.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], PC.1910, Bynum Family Papers, State Archives of North Carolina, Raleigh, NC, USA.

    Biographical Note

    This collection pertains primarily to the family of Joseph H. M. Bynum (1824-1899) and Mary Ann (Stewart) Bynum (1833-1923) of Vass, Moore County, N.C. The couple were married in 1850. Subsequently, the Bynums purchased land in Moore County. Letters include those from a son, John Bynum, and a granddaughter, Grace Barbour. Mr. Joseph Bynum had a half-brother, Thomas Shaw, who married Emeline [Medlin]. A deposition in the collection concerns the acquisition of land by her brother, Neill Medlin.

    Contents of the Collection

    Subject Headings

  1. Bynum family.
  2. Shaw family.
  3. Bynum Family
  4. Shaw family
  5. Property
  6. Moore County (N.C.)
  7. Moore County
  8. Deeds.
  9. Property records.
  10. Acquisitions Information

    Gift, Edgar MacDonald, 2000.

    Processing Information

  11. Processed by George Stevenson, November, 2000
  12. Encoded by Fran Tracy-Walls, July, 2002