Torbert-Ellegood collection


Creator: Torbert, John, 1775-1842
Date(s): 1759-1889
Call Number: MSS 0461
Language: Materials entirely in English.
Abstract: The Torbert-Ellegood Collection, spanning 1759-1889, with the bulk of the papers dating 1820-1840, consists of 1.3 linear feet of legal papers, land records, accounts, receipts, correspondence, and other documents, many of which relate to the Torbert and Ellegood families of Delaware.
Physical Description:
  • 1.3 linear feet (2 boxes)
  • 1 oversize removal
Immediate Source of Acquisition: Gift, circa 1958
Processing Information: Processed by Carrie L. Foley, December 2002-March 2003. Encoded by Jaime Margalotti, June 2021. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Alternative Format: A digital copy of material in this collection is available at the University of Delaware Digital Institutional Repository.