Dates: 1982-

Collection Number: MS 651

Physical Location: Archive Room File Cabinet

Extent: 7 folders.

Creators/Collectors: The Meriwether Society

Access Restrictions: Collection is open for research.

User Restrictions: No restrictions.

Preferred Citation: Meriwether Connections, MS 651, Albemarle Charlottesville Historical Society, Charlottesville, Va.

Acquisition Information: Sent quarterly by The Meriwether Society.

Biographical/Historical Information: The Meriwether Society was formed in 1979 at a meeting of Meriwether cousins in Williamsburg, Virginia. It is a hereditary society of the descendants of Nicholas Meriwether (1631-1678). The Meriwether Connections newsletter was first published in 1982 to connect family members with historical and genealogical information.

Scope and Content: This is the quarterly newsletter Meriwether Connections. It includes genealogical information and histories of Meriwether family members.


The newsletters are arranged chronologically.

Folder 1: 1982-1987

Folder 2: 1988-1994

Folder 3: 1995-2003

Folder 4: 2004-2009

Folder 5: 2010-2016

Folder 6: 2017-2022

Folder 7: 2023-

Family Names: Meriwether family.

Corporate Names: The Meriwether Society.

Subjects: Meriwether family

Record Types: Newsletters.


The following issues are missing from the collection:

Vol. II, no. 1 (1983)

Vol. XVII, no. 2 (1998)

Vol. XIX, no. 3 (2000)

Vol. XXI, no. 4 (2002)

Vol. XXXIII, no. 4 (2014)

Vol. XXXIX, no. 2 (2020)