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Rutledge family


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Cuthbert family papers

Identifier: Mss 0083

This collection consists of assorted legal instruments and correspondence that document the ownership of parcels of land on the Pocotaligo River, Prince Williams Parish, Beaufort District from 1764 to 1850. Known variously as Myrtle Grove, Live Oak, Providence and/or Leith plantations, they were cultivated (circa 1799) in cotton and rice, and were owned by various members of the Cuthbert, Rutledge, Palmer, Stoutenberg, Corbett, Heyward, and other families.

Dates: 1764-1850; Majority of material found within 1764-1839

Julia Rose estate annuity receipt book

Identifier: Mss 0034-064
Collection Overview

Volume contains receipts for annuity payments to servants made by James R. or Robert S. Rutledge, executors for the estate of Mrs. Julia Rose. The receipts are witnessed by Maria Rutledge and other members of the Rutledge family. Loose receipts include a receipt of payment (1888) for advertising the sale of Poplar Grove Plantation.

Dates: 1883-1889

Rutledge family portrait papers

Identifier: Mss 0034-158
Collection Overview

This collection consists of several leaves of typed and handwritten notes concerning the Rutledge family portraits. It also includes two letters from Louisa Dresser of the Worcester Art Museum to Alston Deas thanking him for information relating to her museum's portrait of Charles Cotesworth Pinckney by James Earl.

Dates: 1961-1962, undated

Additional filters:

Annuities -- South Carolina 1
Cotton -- South Carolina -- Beaufort District -- History 1
Land titles -- Registration and transfer -- South Carolina -- Beaufort District 1
Leith Plantation (Prince William's Parish, S.C.) 1
Live Oak Plantation (Prince William's Parish, S.C.) 1