Manuscript Collection

Mungo Family Papers - Accession 189 - M99 (128)

Title

Mungo Family Papers - Accession 189 - M99 (128)

Files

Identifier

Accession 189 - M99 (128)

Inclusive Dates

1862, 1975

Restrictions

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

Collection Size

15 pieces

Language

English

Historical Note

According to William P. Mungo of Asheville, N.C., the Mungo Family of Kershaw County, S.C. originated with Nicholas Munger who came from England to New Haven, Connecticut at the age of ten as an apprentice to William Chittenden sometime before 1652.

Scope and Content Note

The Mungo Family Papers consist of a letter written during the American Civil War from a family member to his parents concerning his incarceration in an unknown Union prison camp and a family history titled The (Mungers) Mungos of Kershaw County, South Carolina by William P. Mungo.

Additional Notes

The collection is comprised entirely of photocopies.

Provenance

The Mungo Family Papers were given to the Archives by Martha Jo Mungo on May 10, 1978.

Keywords

American Civil War, Genealogy, Letters, Mungo Family, Munger Family

Copyright

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

Mungo Family Papers - Accession 189 - M99 (128)

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