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 3: Personal],
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Box 3: PersonalAdd to your cart.
Folder 1: Ingraham, F. L., Field Land Book #1, Nacogdoches County, 1889-1891Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Ingraham, Geo. F., notebook of accounts, 1909-1916Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Ingraham, Geo. F., newspaper article on razing of his North Street, Nacogdoches, home, 1961Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Ingraham newspaper obituariesAdd to your cart.

Ingraham, Mrs. George F., August 21, 1902.

Tucker, Rosa Ingraham, February, 1908.

Ingraham, Elsie, July, 21, 1911.

Ingraham, George F., April 29, 1920.

Ingraham , Joe McDonald, May 29, ca. 1990.

Hackney, Mary Martha Ingraham, October 9, 1993.

Ingraham, George C., July, 14, 1994.

Folder 5: Ingraham Daybook, surveying notes, 1882-1884Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Blount, Mrs. S. W., invitation, 1850Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Blount, S. W., leather wallet, ca. 1880Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Account book, 1909Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Blount, Stephen W., articles and clippings on Mound Street, Nacogdoches, house and other Blount houses, 1975-1990Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Blount, S. W., Jr. Annual address to the Texas Veterans Association, 14th Annual Reunion, April 21, 1887Add to your cart.
Folder 11: History of Christ Episcopal Church, San Augustine, by George F. Crocket, ca. 1935Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Some history First United Methodist Church, Nacogdoches, by James L. Nichols, 1977Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Poem, "My Baby Clothes.", ca. 1900Add to your cart.

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