Peter Kimbrough and Mariah Little marriage record
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Peter Kimbrough and Mariah Little marriage record

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040. reference@atlantahistorycenter.com
Creator: Kimbrough, Peter, approximately 1824-
Creator: Little, Mariah, approximately 1845-
Title: Peter Kimbrough and Mariah Little marriage record
Dates: 22 February 1867
Quantity: 1.0 Folders
Identification: ahc.MSS718f

Biographical/Historical Note

Peter Kimbrough (approximately 1824-?) and Mariah Little (approximately 1845-?) were born into slavery in Georgia. In 1870, Peter was a farmer and Mariah kept house in Oneals, Talbot County, Georgia. The couple had four children: Franklin (approximately 1863-?); Augustus (approximately 1865-?); Dollie (approximately 1868-?) and an unidentified female child (1870-?). Georgia voter registration returns document Kimbrough's registration in Talbot County on July 29th, 1867. Additional biographical information about Peter Kimbrough and Mariah Little has not been determined.


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a marriage record for Peter Kimbrough and Mariah Little. The document includes the license authorizing the marriage between the "freedman" and "freedwoman" and the certificate of marriage.


Index Terms

African Americans--Georgia--Talbot County
Marriage records--Georgia--Talbot County
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)--Georgia--Talbot County

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Peter Kimbrough and Mariah Little marriage record, MSS 718f, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchase, 1999

Description Control

This collection was processed in 2013.


Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.


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11Peter Kimbrough and Mariah Little marriage record, 22 February 1867