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Wilson-Sloan Family Papers

Finding Aid & Inventory

This collection consists primarily of the family and estate papers, land records, and other items relating to John McKanice Wilson, physician of north Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, his family, relatives and neighbors.

Collection Overview

This collection consists primarily of the family and estate papers, land records, and other items relating to John McKanice Wilson, physician of north Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, his family, relatives and neighbors.

This collection contains materials related to enslavement. Proceed with care.

Collection Inventory

  • Family Papers
    • John McKanice Wilson
      • Accounts (stores and businesses) (1878-1896) box 1 folder 1
      • Checks (1891-1896) box 1 folder 2
      • Internal Revenue forms (1866-1870) box 1 folder 3
      • Carolina Interstate Building and Loan Association (1892) box 1 folder 4
      • Mortgages (1889-1895) box 1 folder 5
      • Obituary of Elmore Wilson (son) (1863) box 1 folder 6
      • Property list (1896) box 1 folder 7
      • Receipts (medical) (1871-1895) box 1 folder 8
      • Receipts (miscellaneous) (1853-1909) box 1 folder 9
      • Receipt for the sale of a slave (1865) box 1 folder 10
    • T. G. Wilson
      • Letter (1895) box 1 folder 11
    • Walter H. Wilson
      • Accounts, receipts, miscellaneous papers (1903-1925) box 1 folder 12
  • Legal Records: Estates
    • Archer, Wilson (1866-1880) box 1 folder 13
    • Barnhart, Eli (1890) box 1 folder 14
    • Black, A. D. (1882-1892) box 1 folder 15
    • Fulham, Cynthia (1885-1886) box 1 folder 16
    • McLure, John (1872) box 1 folder 17
    • Potts, Christiania (1871-1875) box 1 folder 18
    • Potts, Julius R. (1882-1887) box 1 folder 19
    • Reid, James (1882-1890) box 1 folder 20
    • Shields, Matilda (1870) box 1 folder 21
    • Sloan, David A. (1865-1897) box 1 folder 22
    • Sloan, Mrs. Eliza J. (1880-1892) box 1 folder 23
    • Sloan, James M. (1852-1864) box 1 folder 24
    • Sloan, John Edwin (1881-1891) box 1 folder 25
    • Sloan, Sarah (1882) box 1 folder 26
    • Stinson, William M. (1894) box 1 folder 27
    • Varner, John and Martha J. (1858-1887) box 1 folder 28
    • Warsham, Nancy B. (1875-1897) box 1 folder 29
    • Westmoreland, Robert A. (1894) box 1 folder 30
    • Wilson, Isaac (1894) box 1 folder 31
    • Wilson, Jane L. (Mrs. J. M.) (1900-1911) box 1 folder 32
  • Land Records
    • Alexander, Laura R. (1880) box 1 folder 33
    • Davidson, William L. (1827-1837) box 1 folder 34
    • Sloan, David A. (1826-1842) box 1 folder 35
    • Westmoreland, Robert A., et.al. (1889) box 1 folder 36
    • Wilson, John McKanice (1867-1902) box 1 folder 37
    • Miscellaneous (1854-1909 [broken series]) box 1 folder 38
  • Miscellaneous Records
    • Alexander, Thomas, will (1845) box 1 folder 39
    • Sossaman, Robert, poem, "The Room'' delivered at the "Huntersville Celebration in Poetry'' (1885 May 29) box 1 folder 40

Summary Information

Repository
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Title
Wilson-Sloan Family Papers
ID
MS208
Date [inclusive]
1826-1925
Extent
0.42 Linear Feet  1 document box

Administrative Information

Publication Information
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Revision Description
 Revised by Finley Turner, Stephaine Bennett 2019, 2020
Access Restrictions
This collection is open for use. 
Copyright Notice
Copyright for materials resides with the creators of the items in question or their descendants, unless otherwise designated. Users of this collection are responsible for using the materials in conformance with U.S. copyright law. 
Preferred Citation
Wilson-Sloan Family Papers (MS208), Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA. 

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