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Shell family


Biographical Note

The Shell family moved from Pennsylvania to Virginia in the mid-1700s where they joined other early settlers in Montgomery County. While in Virginia, members of this family survived hostile encounters with Native Americans as well as served in the United States military during the Mexican-American war and World War I.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Christmas card, 1931

 Digital Record
Identifier: Ms1959_001_ChristmasCard_1931

Letter, April 25, 1930

 Digital Record
Identifier: Ms1959_001_Letter_April25_1930

Shell Family Papers

 Digital Record
Identifier: Ms1959_001_ShellFamilyPapers

Shell Family Papers

Identifier: Ms-1959-001

Materials document the history of the Shell family of Montgomery County, Virginia.

Dates: 1871 - 1932

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Digital Record 3
Collection 1