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Alexander Pope family papers

Identifier: 1968-0043M

Scope and Contents

Tax receipts and other business records in Coweta County, Georgia. Also, a masonic lodge record of Joel C. Broadnax from the Golden Fleece Lodge, #6; a receipt from R. D. Cole, Newnan, Georgia, for Mrs. Broadnax, 1873; and an estate record for Vivian Broadnax Pope, administered in 1908 by Alexander Pope. There is also a Lee/Slivender Florida land indenture dated 1875.


  • 1867-1924


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Biographical / Historical

Alexander Pope appeared in the tax records of the Fifth District of Coweta County, Georgia, around 1873 but has not been located earlier. He operated a general merchandising business in Newnan for many years. In the early 1880s he married Vivian Broadnax, born about 1862 to Rosa Thomas and Joel C. Broadnax of Newnan, Georgia. She died around 1887, after having two children, Rosa Lee and Dupree H. Pope. Alexander later married the widow Ida McWilliams.


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Part of the Georgia Archives Manuscript Collections Repository

5800 Jonesboro Rd
Morrow GA 30260 United States