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Descriptive Summary

Scope and Content

Organization

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Family Group Sheets

Printed Material

Genealogical Materials

Family Histories

Printed Material

Photographs

Printed Material

Photographs

Printed Material

Correspondence

Photographs

Printed Material

Photographs

Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Christine Knox Wood:

An Inventory of Her Papers, 1549-2005 and undated, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Wood, Christine Knox
Title: Christine Knox Wood Papers,
Dates: 1549-2005 and undated
Abstract: The collection contains family group sheets, family records, cemetery records, memoirs, articles, photographs, correspondence, and related printed material and genealogical material.
Collection # S 1714.1
Quantity: 3 boxes (3 linear feet)
Language English
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

Christine Knox Wood is a direct descendant of Conrad Pitschmann from the Knox family line.

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Scope and Content

The collection contains family group sheets, family records, cemetery records, memoirs, articles, photographs, correspondence, and related printed material and genealogical material regarding the Benson family, as well as Pitschmann family and others, from their time in Europe in the 16th century through their years in the United States.

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Organization

The collection is organized by the following series: Family Group sheets, Printed Material, Genealogical Material, Family Histories, Photographs, and Correspondence.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research

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Index Terms

The subject headings used by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library are derived from the Library of Congress and/or locally developed.
Subjects (Persons)
Benson family
Pitschmann, Conrad--Family
Pitschmann family
Pitschmann family--Genealogy
Wood, Christine Knox
Subjects
Germans--Texas

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Related Material

Wood, Christine Knox. Conrad Pitschmann and His Descendants c1796-2004: From Ox-Carts to Airplanes ; from Germany to Texas. Lubbock, Tex.: Texas Data Books, 2005.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Christine Knox Wood Papers, 1549-2005 and undated, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Acquisition

Gift, 2005 and 2009.

Processed by

Elaina Lewis, 2004

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Collection Inventory

 

Family Group Sheets

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1 1 Van Benthuysen/Benson, Holland, 1624-1975
2 John Benson, Virginia, 1650-1895
3 Bensingh/Benson, No.1, 1659-1736
4 John Benson - Anna Collins, Rhode Island, 1692-1864
5 Benson Families, Henry Benson - Mary Waters, 1693-1773
6 Robert Benson - Frances Prou, 1720-1951
7 William Thomas Benson - Ann Green, 1730-undated
8 Bensingh/Benson, No. 2, 1741-undated
9 Asa Benson - Elizabeth Perry, 1754-1872
10 Francis Benson - Mary Symonds, Massachusetts, 1756-1811
11 John Benson - Mary Winslow, 1760-1959
12 Levi Benson - Susanna Bump, Massachusetts, 1765-1898
13 Thomas Benson - Rebecca Martha Prince, South Carolina, 1769-1949
14 Willis Daniel Benson, 1775-1978
15 William O. Benson, 1776-1812
16 George and Rebecca Benson, 1784-1872
17 James Benson, 1787-1975
18 James Benson, 1787-1975
19 Benjamin Franklin Benson - Prudence, 1794-1860
20 Barbara B. Benson, 1794-undated
21 Samuel Benson - Nancy Benson, 1795-1921
22 William Benson - Elizabeth Davis, 1798-1964
23 Isaac Benson, Arkansas, 1798-1978
24 James Benson, 1821-1966
25 John Benson, Tennessee, 1828-1893
26 John Lewis Benson - Sarah Elizabeth Chandler, 1835-1920
27 Charles Elof Benson - Neta Johanna Anderson, Sweden, 1857
28 John Benson, 1866-1957
29 Bob Benson, 1902-1978
30 Benson Data from Wilma Chambless, 1978

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Printed Material

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1 31 Benson, Vital Records of Rhode Island, 1636-1850
32 Benson Documents, Maine, 1977
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2 1 Genealogy of Benson-Latimer-Reed Durham
2 The Benson Family of Newport, Rhode Island
3 "The Benson Family," Genealogy, 1975
4 Benson Family Materials Related to Wade Hampton

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Genealogical Materials

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2 5 Benson Family Records, 1680-1836
6 Research, Includes Notes and Correspondence
7 Benson Data
8 "Heads of Families," Photocopy - Benson Data
9 Benson Family- Unknown Ancestor
10 Cemetery Records, Vol. 1, Yalobusha County, Mississippi
11 Family Group Sheets
12 The Bensons of Walden's Creek, Sevier County, Tennessee The Family of Nancy and Spencer Benson

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Family Histories

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2 13 Elial Benson, Sons of Elial Benson (Jeremiah, Isaac, Samuel), Military, Pension Records, 1861-1864
14 "The Benson Family in America," by Virgil Benson
15 Stephen Benson Genealogy
16 Stephen Benson Descendants, 1923
17 Caleb Benson- A Narrative History, 1603-1924
18 "The Bensons- A Story of a Family of Eight," By Corrie Lee Benson Freeman
19 "The Benson Family"- History
20 Carpenter-Wier Family
21 Family Data- Hatt Papers, Bound Photocopies
22 Descendants of William Beardsley - Mary Harvey
23 Strother Research, Includes Photocopied Material

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Printed Material

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2 24 "Joseph Smith Tells His Own Story," with Marginalia
25 "Long, Long Ago, 1776-1976," Genealogical Record of Farris, Wells, Keltner, Wynn, Russell, Roberts
26 "Long, Long Ago, 1776-1976" Book II, A-B
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3 1 Research Organized by State, Includes Census, Obituary, Court Records, ect.
2 Miscellaneous Research, Includes Correspondence, Notes And Family Group Sheets
3 Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Photocopies
4 Christine Knox Wood, Personal Correspondence, 1900-2005, undated
5 Christine Knox Wood, Miscellaneous Material, 1975-2005
6 Christine Knox Wood, Miscellaneous Genealogical Materials, Includes Notes, 1549-2000
7 Christine Knox Wood, Miscellaneous Newspaper Articles
8 Christine Knox Wood Memoirs, Includes Articles, Awards, Stories, 1948-2006
9 Ancestral Line of J.M Wood, Jr, Reeves and Wood Genealogical Material, Includes Correspondence, 1745-1998, undated
10 Ancestral Line of J.M Wood, Jr, Reeves and Wood Family Articles, 1954-1994, undated
11 Ancestral Line of J.M Wood Jr, Hooker Family Material, 1850-1977
12 Silas M. Wood, 1864-1999
13 Wood Family Photographs, 1898-1971, undated

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Photographs

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3 14 Ernestine Wood Family, 1930s-1965
15 Family, Christine Knox Wood, J.M Wood, James Moses, Donald Edwin, Katherine Wood, 1932-1983
16 J.M Wood Family and Relatives, 1943-1991
17 Richard Henry Wood, Susan Elizabeth Wood, 1950-1956
18 Contest Photographs by Christine Knox Wood, undated
19 Knox and Pitschman, copies, 1853-1929
20 Francis McClure Knox, 1842
21 Knox Family, 1897-1958, undated
22 George Washington Knox
23 Albert Shelbrune Knox, 1935, undated
24 Shelbrune Family, undated
25 Edwin Bert Knox Family, 1981-1987, undated
26 Ricky Knox, undated
27 Miscellaneous, Identified and Unidentified, 1880s-1960s, undated

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Printed Material

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3 28 Boesch Family Genealogical Material, 1842-1983
29 Boesch Family Documents, Original German Correspondence, 1888
30 Original German Correspondence, 1893
31 Edward Boesch Material, 1942-1982
32 Boesch Family Documents, Army Discharge, 1919
33 Boesch Family, Miscellaneous Material, undated
34 Boesch Family Correspondence, 1926-1952, undated

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Photographs

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3 35 Boesch Family Photographs, 1882-1987
36 Boesch and Rhea Family, 1911-1922
37 Two Generations of Boesch Men, 1975, undated
38 Lillie Boesch Scarborough Postcard, undated

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Printed Material

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3 39 Pitschmann Genealogical and Research Material, 1656-1983
40 Pitschmann Family German Documents, 1895-1928
41 Pitschmann Family Documents, Includes Marriage License, Death Certificates, 1911-1947

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Correspondence

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3 42 Pitschmann Family Correspondence, 1913-1971, undated
43 Christine Knox Wood Notes, Correspondence Relating to Pitschmann Family, 1973-2005

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Photographs

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3 44 Pitschmann Family Photographs, 1853-1918, undated
45 Emma Emily Pitschmann

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Printed Material

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3 46 Genealogical Material, Birdwell Family Genealogy, 1766-1898
47 Ostertag Genealogical Material, 1975-2002
48 Cemetery Records, 1862-1966

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Photographs

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3 49 Tombstone Photographs- Wood, Bass, Knox
50 Bass Family, 1869, undated
51 Hastain Family, 1878-1885
52 Minor Stone, undated
53 Scarborough Family, 1921
54 Patterson Family, 1937-1971, undated
55 Barron Family, 1961-1993
56 Corey and Shoff Family, 1963-1999, undated
57 Brenda Anne Willette, 1984
58 Bass and Grundy Portraits
59 Gay and Bass Family, undated
60 Meyer Family, undated
61 Elizabeth Benson, undated

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