D. H. Ramsey Library Special Collections and University Archives

Mayflower Society Collection


Title Mayflower Society Collection
Alt. Title Mayflower Society
Identifier http://toto.lib.unca.edu/findingaids/mss/mayflower/default_mayflower_society.html
Creator Mayflower Society

Keyword : Mayflower Society ; North Carolina ;

Subject LCSH :
Mayflower (Ship)
United States -- Genealogy -- Sources
General Society of Mayflower Descendants
Pilgrims (New Plymouth Colony) -- Genealogy
United States -- Genealogy
Massachusetts -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
North Carolina -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775

Numerous bound volumes and magazines on genealogy of special interest to members of the Mayflower Society and to genealogists. Some of the material pertains to the Massachusetts origins of the Society, though many titles cover North Carolina counties such as Currituck, Dare and Edgecombe Counties. Some histories are included in the collection as well. Not all bound volumes and magazines are represented in the WNCLN catalogue.  For complete list of donation see the item list attached to this record.

Publisher Special Collections, D.H. Ramsey Library, University of North Carolina at Asheville 28804
Contributor A. Huntington Patch for the Mayflower Society
Date Inclusive dates:  1584-1976 ;  Date digital 2003-05-11
Type Collection ; Text ;
Format 11 linear feet ; largely unprocessed monographs
Source M77.15.1- . D. H. Ramsey Library Special Collections, Manuscript Collections
Language English
Coverage Temporal:  1584-1976  ; Spatial:  U.S.A ; North Carolina
Rights No restrictions;  Copyright: Retained by the authors of certain items in the collection, or their descendents, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Donor 20 
Acquisition 1977-07-12
Citation Mayflower Society, Special Collections, D.H. Ramsey Library, University of North Carolina at Asheville 28804
Processed by Special Collections staff
Last update 2003-05-11 ; 2003-06-12

            ITEM LIST:

M77.19.1 1 [Book] Mayflower Compact. (1897) [Includes biographical entries of signers of the Mayflower Compact.]
Monographs   **Inventory list from A. Huntington Patch, Asheville, NC, July 12, 1977 of additions to Mayflower Society books with note "24 books received by Mrs. D.W. Davis-Dodge."
    Willison, George F.  Saints and Strangers,
    The Hereditary Register of the U.S.A., 1972
    The Gorhams of North Carolina (Pamphlet)
    Society of Mayflower Descendants in Florida, 1972-74
    Society of Mayflower Descendants in Florida, 1974-76
    Register of Massachusetts Society of Colonial Dames of America, 1927
    Society of Mayflower Descendants in District of Columbia, 1970
    Society of Mayflower Descendants in District of Columbia, Supplement. 73
    Society of Mayflower Descendants in Rhode Island, 1966
    Society of Mayflower Descendants in Rhode Island Supplement 1968
    Society of Mayflower Descendants in State of Colorado, 1970-1
    The Settlement of Illinois, by Bogges.
    Historical Data of Counties,Cities, Towne, etc, in Massachusetts, by Cook
    North Carolina Counties and County Seats, by Draughon.
    Ye Countie of Albemarle in Carolina, by W. S. Powell
    Society of Mayflower Descendants  in New Jersey, 1973
    Memorial of the Descent of the Hon. John Alden, by Ebenezer Alden, MD
A History of the Society of Mayflower Descendants in N.C. by Sturgis Leavitt
    Guide to Genealogical Records in the National Archives, by Colket.
    Handy Book for Genealogists, by Everton
    Topographical Dictionary of the English Emigrants to New England by Banks•
    Explorations and Descriptions of Attempted Settlements in Carolina
    Ancient Landmarks of Plymouth, by Wm.T. Davis, 16 - 2-1
    Society of Mayflower Descendants - Illinois, 1925
  Contents packed in box 3 of donation  
    Early Connecticut Marriages - Vol. 1
    Early Connecticut Marriages - Vol. 2
    Early Connecticut Marriages - Vol. 3
    Early Connecticut Marriages - Vol. 4
    Early Connecticut Marriages - Vol. 5
    Early Connecticut Marriages - Vol. 6
    Early Connecticut Marriages - Vol. 7
    Cushman Genealogy
    History of Scituate, Mass.
    Allerton Family  (16-2-3)
    History of Early Settlers of Bridgewater, Mass.
    The North Carolinean - 18 paperbacks - 1955 era
    History of Land Titles in Western N.C.
    Abstract of Wills, Edgecombe County, N.C. 1956
    Middleboro (Mass.) Deaths
    Marriages and Deaths in Raleigh, N.C.  1947, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952.
    N.C. History and Genealogy, 1900-1901
    Sampson Family
  Dan Packard additional donation  
Langdon, George D. Pilgrim Colony; a History of New Plymouth 1620-1691, New Haven: Yale University Press, 1966.
Langdon-Davies, John, ed. Mayflower and the Pilgrim Fathers,  New York City: Putnams [1965, cl964]
Banks, Charles Edward. The Planters of the Commonwealth, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1967.
Shurtleff, Nathaniel Bradstreet. New Plymouth Colony, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1976
Simon, Philip Jerome.Log of the Mayflower, Chicago: Priam Press [1957]
Heath, Dwight B., ed. Mourt's Relation. A Journal of the Pilgrims at Plymouth, New York: Corinth Books, 1963 (distributed by Citadel Press)
Peel, Albert, ed.Peel, Albert, ed..Tracts Ascribed to Richard Bancroft Cambridge, University Press, 1953
Morrison, Samuel Eliot. Builders of the Bay Colony, Boston: Houghton & Mifflin [1958], (rev. ed)

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