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Descriptive Summary

Historical Note

Scope and Contents

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory 1831-1836 1861-1895

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Willam C. Menefee Papers



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Menefee, William C.
Title: William C. Menefee Papers
Dates: 1831-1895
Abstract: Commission, muster roll, and affidavits of William C. Menefee.
Extent 8 items
Language Materials are in English.
Repository Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Historical Note

William C. Menefee moved to Texas in 1831, and his family settled in Fayette County. He joined the Texas Militia as a Junior Second Lieutenant in 1861. He was promoted to First Sergeant by 1864, and served as alternate representative for his camp at the United Confederate Veterans Convention in 1895.

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Scope and Contents

Commission, muster roll, and affidavits of William C. Menefee, documenting his time in the Texas Army during the Civil War.

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Index Terms

Names:
Menefee, William C.
Moore, Benjamin
McSwane, P. R.
Places:
Texas
Fayette County (Tex.)
Subjects:
Texas--History--1846-1950
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Texas--History--Civil War, 1861-1865

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Related Material

Following is a list of related collections also available at the Center for American History:

  • Menefee, John Sutherland Papers

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

The William C. Menefee Papers, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Inventory 1831-1836 1861-1895

box
2F33 Commission
Muster Roll
Affidavits
Journal

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