Stewart Bell Jr. Archives
Monday - Thursday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
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
SCOPE AND CONTENT: This collection contains genealogical materials on selected families, the Revolutionary War records for Daniel Morgan and other soldiers, was well as some War of 1812 soldiers. Boxes 1-3 are exclusively about genealogical inquiries and responses by Julian Baker, c. 1940s; folders arranged by surname researched. (9 boxes) Last updated 04/16.
BIOGRAPHICAL/HISTORICAL: Julian W. Baker was born on November 15, 1889 to Julian W. and Mary Catherine Stump Baker in Frederick County, VA. He attended Shenandoah Valley Academy and was in the real estate and insurance business prior to entering the antique business in 1942. He was assistant county clerk for a number of years during the 1930s, and was appointed county clerk in 1939 and served in that capacity until 1941. He died of a heart attack on March 10, 1949 at his home in Winchester, VA. and was buried in Mount Hebron Cemetery. Baker was never married.
BIBLIOGRAPHY: Obituary, Winchester Star, March 11, 1949
CITE AS: Julian W. Baker Papers #87, Stewart Bell Jr. Archives, Handley Regional Library, Winchester, VA
Clarke, Captain Jonathan, Eighth Virginia--company payroll, 1776, 1 leaf, typescript
Frederick County Revolutionary War soldiers, 2 items, 3 leaves, typescript
Revolutionary War and War of 1812 soldiers‑abstracts from Frederick County Court Records, partial index; typescript
Morgan, Captain Daniel--company payroll, 1775-1776, 2 leaves, typescript
Morgan, Captain Daniel--riflemen company, killed, wounded and prisoners at Quebec, Canada, 1775-1776, 2 pages, manuscript; 1 leaf, typescript
Revolutionary War soldiers--bounty land warrant list, 3 leaves, typescript
Revolutionary War soldiers--graves list, 2 leaves, typescript
Bill—W.N. Eddy to T.K. Cartmell (May 1888); 1 leaf, manuscript
Correspondence—no date, unnumbered leaves, typescript/manuscript
Eddy, W.N.—Statements on the Estate of (1877-1878); 2 leaves, manuscript
Genealogical Notes/Material—unnumbered leaves, manuscript/typescript
Insurance Policies—3 leaves, manuscript on printed form
Kinster, L.H.M.—Checks (1890-1893); unnumbered leaves, manuscript on printed form
Notes from Records in City Office (1804-1811)—10 leaves, manuscript
Order Forms/Requests—W.N. Eddy to Valley Mills; 2 leaves, manuscript
Promissory Notes—34 leaves, manuscript
Receipts—40 leaves, manuscript
State License—2 leaves, manuscript on printed form
Frederick County order book and minute book abstracts, c. 1753-1826, primarily information on Revolutionary War soldiers; velo-bound, typescript (photocopy) –2 vols., arranged in alphabetical order, but not indexed
BOX 6—Cards containing order book and minute book abstracts (A-Hn); unnumbered leaves, typescript (These have been photocopied and are found in Box 5)
BOX 7 --- Cards containing order book and minute book abstracts (Hoa-Rz); unnumbered leaves, typescript (These have been photocopied and are in Box 5)
BOX 8—Cards containing order book and minute book abstracts (Sa-Z); unnumbered leaves, typescript (These have been photocopied and are in Box 5)