Blair family papers
New Search | Return to Search Results

Blair family papers

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: Blair Society for Genealogical Research.
Title: Blair family papers
Dates: 1987-1994
Quantity: 1.0 linear ft. (2 document cases)
Identification: ahc.MSS914

Biographical/Historical Note

The Blair Society for Genealogical Research was reformed in 1983. It encourages research on all Blair families. The records of the original and reformed Blair Society for Genealogical Research were placed at the Kentucky Historical Society. The Blair Society has also established archives on the Blairs in other libraries and historical societies, including the Atlanta History Center Library. (From “History of the Blair Society for Genealogical Research”, by A. R. Blair, 1989.)


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of papers on various Blair families. Most of the items donated by the Blair Society for Genealogical Research are books and can by found in the card catalog of the SAR Genealogy Room.


Index Terms

Blair family
Scotland--Genealogy
United States--Genealogy

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Blair family papers, MSS 914, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1995

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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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.


Container List

 

Box

Fldr

11“The Blair Family of Eastern Kentucky”, by Maude Blair Stanifer, undated
 
2“Blair Families of Blandford, Massachusetts”, compiled by Doris W. Hayden and John H. York, Blair records abstracted by Mary J. Powers; “Massachusetts Vital Records”, Blair records abstracted by George H. Calkins, undated
 
3“Blair Families of Pennsylvania”, compiled by Mona J. Mattingly, 1990
 
4“John Blair and Brothers Alexander, David and William of Westmoreland Co., PA”, by Frances M. Clabaugh Blair, 1994
 
5“John Blair and Brothers Alexander, David and William of Westmoreland Co., PA”, by Frances M. Clabaugh Blair, 1994
 
6“Blair Families in Tennessee: A Collection of Family Group Sheets”, by Kathy Rheman, undated
 
7“Samuel Blair, 1759-1836 and some of his descendants”, by Reba Henderson Mitchell, 1989
 
8“Alexander Blair Genealogy and a Brief History of Blairs Mill, PA”, by Timothy V. Blair, 1988
 
9The Lay Family History with Related Families McCormack, Craig, McNeel, Jordan and Blair”, by Betty Ann Pederson, 1990
 
10“Lineages of James and Margaret (Wilson) Blair: Immigrants from Scotland to Lancaster Co., PA in 1760", by Joanne E. Hall, 1991
 
11“Lineages of James and Margaret (Wilson) Blair: Immigrants from Scotland to Lancaster Co., PA in 1760", by Joanne E. Hall, 1991
 

Box

Fldr

21“Descendants of William Blair (traditionally known as Robert I)”, by Raymond R. Parker, 1987
 
2“Descendants of William Blair (traditionally known as Robert I)”, by Raymond R. Parker, 1987
 
3“Descendants of William Blair (traditionally known as Robert I)”, by Raymond R. Parker, 1987
 
4“Looking Over Their Shoulder: A Collection of Letters by Members of the James Blair and David H. Blair Families” by Raymond R. Parker, 1990
 
“Looking Over Their Shoulder: A Collection of Letters by Members of the James Blair and David H. Blair Families” by Raymond R. Parker, 1990
 
5“Some Early Blair Marriages”, vol. 1 1687-1899, by Edward P. Blair, undated
 
6“Union Church Cemetery (Blair’s Valley Methodist Church) Pennsylvania”, by Don H. Berkebile, undated
 
7“Civil War Diary and Letters of David Humphrey Blair”, compiled by Raymond R. Parker, 1989
 
8“Collected Blair Data: A Guide to Further Research”, by Alberta D. Taylor, undated
 
9“Blair Genealogy”, by Gladys Blair Ludens, 1975
 
10“A Guide to the Archives of the Blair Society for Genealogical Research”, undated
 
112 pamphlets: 1) "Blair School of Music, Vanderbilt University Programs, 1992-1995"; 2) "1992-1993 Blair Academy Catalogue”, 1992-1995