#9404 Catherine Williams Pitts Collection

Catherine Williams Pitts Collection

MSS #9404

Abstract: This collection contains a variety of materials on various families gathered by Catherine Williams Pitts while researching her family genealogy. Materials include Bible records, obituaries, copies from diaries and journals. Most items include a brief introduction by Mrs. Pitts explaining its relationship to her family. Families covered include Bailey, Pitt, Williams, and Wyatt.

Subject Headings in Catalog:

Bailey Family

Pitt Family

Williams Family

Wyatt Family

Size: Less than one linear foot. 1 box.

Provenance: Catherine W. Pitts, 131 Old Indian Trail, Lexington, NC 27292. Donated by Mrs. Pitts to the History Room between 1995 and May 2000.

Copyright: Retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Folder List:

Folder #

  1.  Account Book – Wyatt, John Noah ? – Original Enclosed– Please do not handle.
  2.  Account Book – Wyatt, John Noah? – Original Enclosed – Please do not handle.
  3.  Andrews Fanny Mozelle – Family Bible
  4.  Bailey, Samuel A. – Bible Records
  5.  Bailey, Sanford – Bible Records
  6.  Bailey, Willy – Receipt – Anson County
  7.  Clark Family – Computer Printout
  8.  Clark, William – Copies of Journal
  9.  Concord Times – Thursday, 15 October 1914 – Very Fragile
  10.  Dover Meeting House – Colfax, NC
  11.  Ector, Phebe J. Brown – Diary
  12.  Foster, John G. – Bible Records
  13.  Foster, Robert – Ledger Book
  14.  Garwood, Milt – Cemetery – Davie County, NC
  15.  Hall, W.A.F. – Gunnerson News – Colorado
  16.  Hampton, Family – Hampton, VA
  17.  Martin, Pleasant Rowan – Family Charts
  18.  Martin, R.M. – Account Book – 1826
  19.  Obits – Burton, Bennett, Bailey, Foster, Daywalt, Williams, Garwood, Anderson, Wyatt, Many others – Davie County, NC
  20.  Pitts, F.A. – Marriage Property – Birth and Deaths Records
  21.  Pitt, Nicholas – Ancestors
  22.  Right, Amos – Certificate of Release – Prisoner of War – Civil War
  23.  Stafford Farm – Private Graveyard – Guilford County, NC
  24.  Stockinger, Margaret – Baptism Translation – 1810
  25.  Taylor, Allman – Bible Records - 1812
  26.  Walker, Thomas – Receipt – 1832
  27.  West Family Bible
  28.  Williams, D.M. – Justice of Peace – Davie County, NC
  29.  Williams, Jacob – Family Records [Includes family chart for Hazel Turner; b. 1909]
  30.  Wills – Unrecorded – Chatham County, NC
  31.  Wyatt, Bob – Letter from Missouri
  32.  Wyatt, Family Records
  33.  Wyatt, John Noah – Bible Records
  34.  Williams, John Radford – Bible Records
  35.  Wyatt, Mae - Records of births and deaths
  36.  Wyatt, Williams – Contents of Wallet.