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

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

Browse by Box:

[Box 1: Correspondence, General],
[Box 2: County and other records],
[Box 3: Personal],
[Box 4: Genealogical research materials],

Box 2: County and other recordsAdd to your cart.
Folder 1: Ingraham, George F., Nacogdoches County deed, to Houston, East and West Texas Railroad, 1881Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Ingraham and Hoya, Nacogdoches County deeds and related documents, 1878-1909Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Ingraham deeds for lots on North Street, 1904-1919Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Ingraham land document, 1912Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Ingraham, Eva, Marriage License to J. H. Smith, Apr.12, 1881Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Ingraham, Francis and Dorcas, estate and will papers, 1763-1773Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Ingraham, George F., will, May 22, 1920Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Ingraham, G. F., service papers, 1862-1864Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Blount, S.W., power of attorney from John S. Evans, 1836Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Blount, Stephen W., receipt for bond, to Harriett Brown, February 3, 1844Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Johnson, J. B., deed to S. W. Blount for estate of Charles N. Tripp, 1869Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Johnson, H. H. vs. James I. Perkins, judgment to S. W. Blount, 1875Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Blount, Stephen W., purchase of slaves, Louisiana, 1859Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Blount, Mary C. Estate, oil, gas and mineral lease, 1945Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Blount, Mary C. and Stephen William, affidavits of heirship, 1959-1989Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Blount, Stephen, Georgia, last will and testament, July 17, 1804Add to your cart.
Folder 17: Gough, Richard, Naturalization Records, 1861Add to your cart.
Folder 18: Gough deed records, 1841-1885Add to your cart.
Folder 19: Gough, Mary, death certificate, April 30, 1943Add to your cart.
Folder 20: Gough, Mary, probate of last will and testament, 1944Add to your cart.
Folder 21: Gough, Mary, probate of estate, 1893Add to your cart.
Folder 22: Fountain, Thomas C., estate bond, Jan. 25, 1913Add to your cart.
Folder 23: Bund (?), John, San Augustine, power of attorney for L. O. LeGrand, 1836Add to your cart.
Folder 24: Huston A., agreement to G. S. Lacy., April 21, 1837Add to your cart.
Folder 25: Pate, F. J., Nacogdoches County deed, to Louisa McKnight, 1893Add to your cart.
Folder 26: Petty, P.M. and L. L. estate, Nacogdoches County deed, to Bennett Blake, Sr, 1888Add to your cart.
Folder 27: Maps (a) Andres Berneal league, Nacogdoches. ca. 1845. (original) and (b) sketch of Nacogdoches, ca. 1920Add to your cart.

Browse by Box:

[Box 1: Correspondence, General],
[Box 2: County and other records],
[Box 3: Personal],
[Box 4: Genealogical research materials],


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