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Virgil Barnhill Collection (genealogical) .

Identifier: MSC 0631

Scope and Contents

14 boxes of genealogical material, files, notes, documents, etc. Includes material for the Barnhill book by the donor (A. Virgil Barnhill, Jr.) and research for hire. + rolled maps. + coat of arms for Barnhill family.; 4 boxes of additional materials received includes some family photographs, diplomas, framed engineering certificates, and family crests mounted on board plaques. Box 1 also includes master copy of his published Barnhill genealogy up to vol. 2--those corrections not entered. Also unpublished Autobiography and Raker genealogy


  • 1970-1999

Conditions Governing Access

Material is available for research. Prior arrangement MUST be made by contacting the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection at


14 boxes


Virgil Barnhill (1927-2013) published two volumes of genealogy, both available in the McClung Collection: Robert Barnhill, I : some descendants and others : with many additional names 2nd rev. ed Some descendants of Robert Barnhill, I : immigrant who settled in Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Virgil Barnhill Collection (genealogical) .
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Repository Details

Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

601 S Gay Street
3rd floor
Knoxville Tennessee 37902 United States