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R. A. Ewing Collection

 Collection
Identifier: A-0349
Cherokee Co. records pertaining to R. A. Ewing: deeds and land papers related to Ironton, heirship affidavits, Ewing family genealogy, information on Boggy Creek and Carey Lake, and an oversize map of north part of the county

Dates

  • Event: Donated 5/23/2019
  • 1878-1958

Language of Materials

The collection is in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.

Extent

0.40 Cubic Feet

Biographical / Historical

Rufus Andrew “R.A.” Ewing (1891-1963) was the son of Samuel Leon Ewing (1865-1904) and Mary Reynolds (1876-1930). R.A. married Lula Bell Horton (1889-1980) in 1912, had three children and lived near Ironton, Cherokee County, Texas. R.A. was a farmer and worked in the lumber industry.

Arrangement

The collection consists of nine folders and housed with other collection's in a banker's box. Two oversized items are in map case 7, drawer 15. It is organized at the folder level.
Title
Guide to the R. A. Ewing Collection
Status
completed
Author
Linda Reynolds
Date
10/30/2020

Repository Details

Part of the East Texas Research Center Repository

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