Manuscript Collection

Weir Family History - Accession 715 #119

Title

Weir Family History - Accession 715 #119

Files

Identifier

Accession 715 #119

Inclusive Dates

1979

Restrictions

Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

1 bound volume

Language

English;

Scope and Content Note

The Weir Family History was compiled by Mary Lynn Weir in 1979 (number 5 of 50) titled The Weirs: A Scotch Family From Antrim Ireland. The history provides information on the Weirs of Chester County, South Carolina and historical background on the covenanters immigration to South Carolina. The family is traced to David Weir, Sr. born in Ireland in 1727 and includes information about the migration of the Weirs to Georgia, Arkansas, and east Texas. A few of the more prominent allied families are Capeheart, Covington, Curtis, Green, Hanks, Neel, and Youngblood.

Provenance

The Weir Family History was donated to the Archives on January 1, 1984 by Mrs. Cliffard S. Weir.

Copyright

For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

Weir Family History - Accession 715 #119

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