Walter S. McDonald genealogy of Benjamin Williams
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Walter S. McDonald genealogy of Benjamin Williams

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: McDonald, Walter S., b. 1900.
Title: Walter S. McDonald genealogy of Benjamin Williams
Dates: 1965
Extent: 0.02 cubic feet (1 microfilm roll)
Identification: MS 1734

Biographical/Historical Note

Walter S. McDonald (b. 1900) was the son of William O. McDonald (1868-1930) and Katie St. Clair McDonald (1870-1953). He married Ellen Bates Cleveland (b. 1898) in 1928.


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a microfilm copy of a genealogical table and other genealogical materials for Benjamin Williams of South Carolina, prepared by Walter S. McDonald to accompany an application to the North Carolina Society of the Cincinnati. Benjamin Williams (1754-1817) was a Lieutenant in the 2nd Regiment of the North Carolina Continental Line during the Revolutionary War. Also included are records from the National Archives and South Carolina showing Revolutionary services and genealogy. The genealogical table includes the lineage of the McDonald family of South Carolina. This genealogy appears as item 6 on the microfilm roll X-1545-05; this roll contains materials from multiple collections.

This genealogy was microfilmed by the Georgia Department of Archives and History in 1966.


Index Terms

Genealogies (histories)
McDonald family.
McDonald, Walter S., b. 1900.
Microfilms.
North Carolina Society of the Cincinnati.
Williams, Benjamin, 1754-1817.

Location of Originals

Original genealogy in the possession of Mrs. Hagood Clarke of Atlanta, Georgia.


Physical and Technical Access Restrictions

A microfilm reader is required to access this collection.


Administrative Information

Custodial History

Unknown.

Preferred Citation

[item identification], Walter S. McDonald genealogy of Benjamin Williams, MS 1734, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Unknown.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.


Sponsorship

Encoding funded by a 2012 Documenting Democracy grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Container List

 

Reel

1X-1545-05. Walter S. McDonald genealogy of Benjamin Williams
Item 6 on the microfilm roll (roll contains materials from multiple collections).