Ingraham-Blount-Gough Papers, 1763-1994 | East Texas Research Center

Collection Overview

Title: Ingraham-Blount-Gough Papers, 1763-1994Add to your cart.

ID: A/168

Primary Creator: Hackney, Mary Martha

Extent: 4.0 Boxes

Subjects: Families -- History, Families -- Texas, East, Family records, Genealogy, Manuscripts

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection consists of original documents and research materials collected by Mary Martha Hackney on the Ingraham family of Nacogdoches County, the Blount family of San Augustine County, the Gough family and other families connected to them including the B. F. Prices, Landons, and Tuckers. The collection contains photocopies, carbons, typescripts, and original manuscript materials.

Collection Historical Note

Judge George Frances Ingraham served both as county judge of Nacogdoches County and district judge. He was born in New York on Jan. 15, 1842 to Francis and Elcee Anne Gough Ingraham, and his family was in Nacogdoches by 1860. He fought with Company G, 8th Texas Infantry during the Civil War. On Oct. 21, 1866, he married Martha Thompson Cooper and they had nine children: Francis Lafayette, George Cornelius, Eva Alma (m. Smith), Fritz Hoya, Elcee Rosina (m. Tucker), Martha P. (m. Staber), Payton S. Wilton Porter (m. Willie Blount Ingraham), and Jessie N. George Ingraham died April 27, 1920, in Nacogdoches. Ingraham's cousin, Mary Gough, was the adopted daughter of his uncle, Commodore Sidney Gough, and her papers are also included in the collection.

Stephen William Blount was born in Georgia on February 13, 1808 and moved to San Augustine, Texas in 1835. He was elected in 1836 to represent San Augustine Municipality at the Constitutional Convention, and was a signer of the Texas declaration of Independence. Blount was the first county clerk of San Augustine County and postmaster from 1846 to 1849. He served as a Confederate fiscal agent during the Civil War and a member of the Redland Masonic Lodge #3. Stephen Blount married Mary M. Landon Lacy on February 4, 1839 and they had six children: Thomas William, Elizabeth Jane (m. 1st Webb, 2nd Holmes), James Jones, Mary Landon (m. Thomas), Eliza Frances, Edward Augustus, Emma Eugenie (m. Shindler) and Stephen William, Jr. S. W. Blount died February 7, 1890.

(Smith, Marc B., Jr. "Ingraham, George Francis Judge." Nacogdoches County Families. Dallas: Curtis Media Corporation, 1985. pp.371-372; by Committee. "Blount Family" Nacogdoches County Families . Dallas: Curtis Media Corporation, 1985. pp. 170-171).

Subject/Index Terms

Families -- History
Families -- Texas, East
Family records
Genealogy
Manuscripts

Administrative Information

Repository: East Texas Research Center

Access Restrictions: Open for research.

Acquisition Method: Gift

Related Materials:

George F. Ingraham Acknowledgement Record. ETRC Personal & Family Collection. A-64

George F. Ingraham Letter Book. ETRC Personal & Family Collection. A-65


Box and Folder Listing


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[Box 1: Correspondence, General],
[Box 2: County and other records],
[Box 3: Personal],
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Box 1: Correspondence, GeneralAdd to your cart.
Folder 1: Ingraham, George F., Hempstead [Texas] to Martha [Thompson Cooper] his future wife, February 4, 1862Add to your cart.
Folder 2: [Ingraham?], Ettie, Nacogdoches, Texas, to Eva [Smith] her daughter, December 20, 1907Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Ingraham, George F., Nacogdoches, Texas, to Eva [Smith] his daughter, December 20, 1907Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Staber, Martha Ingraham, Brooklyn, New York, to Eva [Ingraham Smith] her sister, December 22, ca.1907Add to your cart.
Folder 5: [Staber] Martha [Brooklyn] to Eva [Smith], ca. 1908Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Williams, Frank H., Nashua, N. H., to G. F. Ingraham, December 25, 1913Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Ingraham, George. F., Nacogdoches, to Jule G. Smith, October 25, 1916Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Ingraham, George C., Ft. Worth, to Mrs. Lera Thomas, February 21, 1981Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Blount, S. W., San Augustine, to Emma E. Blount, his daughter, November 22, 1873Add to your cart.

Blount, S. W., San Augustine, to Emma E. Blount. February 9, 1874. (original)

Blount, S. W., Houston, to his wife. July 15, 1874. (original)

Blount, S. W., New York, to Emma E. Blount. July 6, 1876. (original)

Folder 10: Thomas, Stephen Seymour, Paris, France, to Mrs. S.W. Blount, his grandmother, November 16, 1890Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Sympathy letters on the death of S.W. Blount, February 1890Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Coleman, R. G., Tyler, to Wilfred G. Blount, June 29, 1948Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Henderson J. Pinckney, San Augustine, to A. Greer, April 16, 1848Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Starr, Amory R., Marshall, to Robert H. Irion, with survey map, May 11, 1878Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Durst, John, Tyler, to Robert H. Irion, January 24, 1882Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Handwritten transcriptions of the correspondence of B. F. Price of San Augustine with family members during the time he served in the Civil War. Correspondents are his wife, "Minnie," before her death in 1862, and "sis," his sister-in-law, Mary, who took care of his three children after Minnie died. Also includes an outline for a talk on the letters. Loose pages from a spiral notebookAdd to your cart.
Folder 17: Telegrams to F. H. Tucker, on his bereavement, Feb. 1908Add to your cart.
Folder 18: Meisenheimer, George H., Nacogdoches, to J. G. Smith, June 6, 1916Add to your cart.
Folder 19: Telegram to Florence Evelyn Randle from Grandpa, August 3, 1925Add to your cart.
Folder 20: Aunt Emma, Huntsville, to Mary Martha. June 29, 1973. Aunt Emma, Huntsville, to Mary Martha, August 7, 1973Add to your cart.
Folder 21: Blount, Ben, Laguna Beach, California, to Mary Martha, September 26, 1978Add to your cart.

Blount, Ben, Laguna Beach, California, to Mrs Hackney. August 1, 1978.

Tunnell, Edith Blunt, Coral Cables, Florida, to Blount- B Blunt Descendants. ca. 1975. Blount Family Charts. ca. 1978.

Folder 22: Blount, Lois, Nacogdoches, to Mary Martha, March 25, 1973Add to your cart.

Blount, Lois, Nacogdoches, to Mary Martha. ca. 1973.

Blount, Lois, Nacogdoches, to Mary Martha. October 4, 1973.

Folder 23: Blount, Lois, Nacogdoches, to Mary Martha, October 28,1973Add to your cart.
Blount, Lois, Nacogdoches, to Mary Martha. July 8, 1976.Ingraham, George C., Ft. Worth, to Mary Martha. December 2, 1980.
Folder 24: Soza, Edward, Austin, to Mary Martha, August 12, 1981Add to your cart.
Folder 25: Butcher Diana, Midland, Michigan, to Mary Martha, August 11, 1981Add to your cart.

Butcher Diana, Midland, Michigan, to Mary Martha. April 27, 1982.

Butcher Diana, Midland, Michigan, to Mary Martha. November 10, 1984.

Folder 26: Correspondence with archives and records depositoriesAdd to your cart.

Welden, Stephanie, New York, to Mary Martha. August 8, 1985.

Buckwald, Joel, New York, to Mary Martha. November 18, 1985.

Buckwald, Joel, New York, to Mary Martha. November 26, 1985.

White, Paul R. Jr., Waltham, Massachusetts, to Mary Martha. December 6, 1985.

Dowd, Herbert, New York, to Mary Martha. December 10, 1985.

Dowd, Herbert, New York, to Mary Martha. December 13, 1985.

Folder 27: Correspondence with archives and records depositoriesAdd to your cart.

Mary Martha, Ft Worth, to Surrogate Court in Jamaica, N. Y. September 1, 1986.

Surrogate Court, N. Y., to Mary Martha. Sept.12,1986.

Surrogate Ct., Queens, to Mary Martha. Sept. 24, 1986

Folder 28: Thompson, Charles E. Jr., McAllen, to Mary Martha, December 14, 1991Add to your cart.

Thompson, Charles E. Jr., McAllen, to Edward Tucker, et al .December 13, 1991.

Thompson, Charles E. Jr., McAllen, to Mary Martha. January 9, 1992.

Thompson, Charles E. Jr., McAllen, to Billy P. Tucker. July 15, 1992.

Folder 29: Theresa, to Mary Martha, March 1, 1993Add to your cart.
Folder 30: Blount, Mark Whitten, to Mary Martha. Letter and application for Membership for the Sons of the Republic of Texas and other Blount material, October 9, 1993Add to your cart.
Folder 31: Prescott, Helen M., Carrollton, Georgia, to E. A. Blount, March 19, 1896Add to your cart.
Folder 32: Blount, Thos. W., Roper, N. C. (?) to Jennie, June 3, 1910Add to your cart.
Folder 33: Correspondence of Marc Smith and Diana Butcher re: Ingraham Family, 1980-1985Add to your cart.
Folder 34: Miscellaneous correspondence re Ingraham, Gough and related families, 1942-1981Add to your cart.
Folder 35: Prince, James, Macon, Ga., to Bill, re Tucker family, February 16, 1983Add to your cart.
Folder 36: Landon Family material, 1901-ca.1956Add to your cart.
Folder 37: Bennett, Paul, to Mark re: Bennett family, 1993Add to your cart.
Folder 38: Dean, Charles N., Holly Springs, Mississippi, to Robert Hackney, re: Christ Episcopal Church register, July 17, 1973Add to your cart.

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