Tilman Shumate Account Book

Stewart Bell Jr. Archives Room
Handley Regional Library
Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society

P.O. Box 58, Winchester, VA 22604
(540) 662-9041 ext. 17
archives@handleyregional.org
www.handleyregional.org

Tilman Shumate Account Book
395 WFCHS

Inventory created by Archives Staff 12/1984. Last revised 07/2018.

ACCESS RESTRICTIONS: Collection is open to all researchers.

USE RESTRICTIONS: Restrictions may apply concerning the use, photoduplication, or publication of items in this collection. Consult a member of the archives staff for information concerning these restrictions. The user assumes all responsibility for identifying and satisfying any claimants of copyright.

EXTENT: 1 volume ; 20 cm

DATE: 1832-1847

SCOPE AND CONTENT: The collection contains the account book of Tilman Shumate, a dispenser of general merchandise in Frederick County, VA.  Also included is the settlement of his estate in June 1847.

BIOGRAPHICAL/HISTORICAL:  Tilman (also spelled Tilghman) Shumate is thought to have been born circa 1815 in Fauquier County, VA.  He married Eliza Brown in Frederick County, VA in 1836.  Eliza Brown Shumate, died 1877, is buried in Mount Hebron Cemetery, Winchester, VA.  His burial site is unknown.

CITE AS: Tilman Shumate Account Book 395 WFCHS, Stewart Bell Jr. Archives , Handley Regional Library, Winchester, VA, USA.

ORGANIZATION:

BOX 1 

Account Book: Tilman Shumate, 1832-1847 (includes settlement of Shumate estate, June 1847), 1 item, bound volume.