Virden family papers


Creator: Virden family
Date(s): 1783-1901
Bulk Dates: 1820s-1860s
Call Number: MSS 0489
Language: Materials entirely in English.
Abstract: This collection relates to the Virden (or Virdin) family of Delaware, specifically Samuel Virden (1793-1876) of Kent County and his descendants. Samuel's children and their spouses also figure prominently in this collection. The Virden family papers, spanning the years 1783-1901, consist of thirty-six letters, receipts, deeds, accounts, and other documents.
Physical Description:
  • 0.33s (1 box)
  • 1 oversize removal
Source: Gift of Mrs. Samuel M. Sloan, 1963.
Processing: Processed by Carrie L. Foley, May 2004. Encoded by Natalie Baur, September 2009. 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.