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Title Newspaper article titled "Finding Family in the Paper"
Catalog Number 2009.1.685
Object Name Clipping, Newspaper
Scope & Content The history of the 18th century Michael Cloyd home and the Cloyd family is outlined in this newspaper article by Ron Brown, hand dated July 20, 1995. The article features Nancy Downs, the great-great-great-great granddaughter of Michael Cloyd. The Cloyd home was bought by Tim Robinson, a restoration expert from Culpeper, who subsequently sold it to Lisa Farmer. The salvage project of this home is described.

Subjects Historic buildings
Historic homes
History, Local
Historic preservation
Log cabins
Log buildings
Restoration
Search Terms Cloyd Cabin
People Brown, Ron
Cloyd, Michael
Downes, Nancy
Downs, Nancy
Cloyd, Elizabeth Nealy
Robinson, Tim
Farmer, Lisa
Date 1995/07/20
Collection Dorothy S. Kessler Collection
Copyright The Roanoke Times, republished by permission