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James Strother Caller letter

 Collection — Box: 433
Identifier: MSS-0263

Scope and Contents

The collection contains a letter written by Caller, dated 2 August 1852, from Gosport, Clarke County, Alabama, to Messrs. Jno. A. Winston &c, commission merchants of Mobile, Alabama, asking for a correction on the account of W. McConnell.

Dates

  • 1852 August 2

Creator

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Biographical / Historical

James Strother Caller was born on 8 May 1810 in Washington County, Alabama, son of Col. James and Winifred Duke Caller. He fought in the Creek and Seminole Wars in 1836.

Caller married Jane Frances Marks on 16 October 1842. The couple had six children: (1) Greene Duke (1843-1853); (2) Mary Alice (1845-1907); (3) Edward M. (1847-1873); (4) Maria Rebecca (1853-1944); (5) Sarah Chandler Pearl (1863-1931); and (6) John Fleming (1866-1938).

He died on 25 December 1870 in Clarke County, Alabama.

Extent

0.015 Linear Feet (1 item, 1 piece)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

Letter written by Caller, dated 2 August 1852, from Gosport, Clarke County, Alabama, to Messrs. Jno. A. Winston &c, commission merchants of Mobile, Alabama, asking for a correction on the account of W. McConnell

Provenance

unknown

General

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Processed by

unknown, 2008; updated by Martha Bace, 2012
Title
Guide to the James Strother Caller letter
Status
Coll Lvl Complete
Date
February 2008
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Alabama Libraries Special Collections Repository

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