Percy Family

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This is not about the Percies of Northumberland, but about the aristocratic family of the American South.

Contents

Books by Percys

Lanterns on the Levee: Recollections of a Planter's Son

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William Alexander Percy

(Louisiana State University Press, 1975)

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The Collected Poems of William Alexander Percy

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William Alexander Percy

(A.A. Knopf, 1943)

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The Story of The Democratic Party by Henry Minor

The Moviegoer

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Walker Percy

(Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1967)

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The Last Gentleman

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Walker Percy

(Picador; 1st Picado edition, 1999)

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The Second Coming

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Walker Percy

(Picador, 1999)

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The Thanatos Syndrome

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Walker Percy

(Picador, 1999)

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Lancelot

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Walker Percy

(Picador USA, 1999 (1977))

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The Percy Family

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John Hereford Percy

Books about Percys

Rising Tide: The Great Mississippi Flood of 1927 and How It Changed America

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John M. Barry

(Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Group, 1998)

for a review see here

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House of Percy: Honor, Melancholy, and Imagination in a Southern Family

Bertram Wyatt-Brown

(New York: Oxford University Press, 1994)

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Literary Percys: Family History, Gender, and the Southern Imagination, Vol. 37

Bertram Wyatt-Brown

(University of Georgia Press, 1994)

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Walker Percy: An American Search

Robert Coles

(Little Brown & Co (T); 1st ed edition (January, 1979))

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Pilgrim in the Ruins: A Life of Walker Percy

Jay Tolson

[The University of North Carolina Press, 1994]

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The Percys of Mississippi: Politics and Literature in the New South

Lewis Backer

(Louisiana State University Press, 1983)

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Reviews of books by/on Percys

Genealogical Charts

Dr. Percy's genealogical information is available in several charts below


Downloadable Charts in PDF format

Parker Line Chart

Dent Chart

Descendants of Charles and Susannah Percy

Descendants of Charles Percy and Margaret

Descendants of my sister Anne Percy Knott

Thomas Percy Line

Descendants of Thomas George Percy, the first Percy born in America, Son of Charles Percy and Susannah Collins:
Will’s, Walker’s, and My Line   —   chart courtesy of Bertram Wyatt-Brown


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Sarah Percy Line

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Southern Bastard Line

The Southern Branch of the Robert Percy Line

(chart courtesy of Bertram Wyatt-Brown)

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Northern Bastard Line

The Northern Branch of the Robert Percy Line

(chart courtesy of Bertram Wyatt-Brown)

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Dent Line

View the Original, Hand-Drawn Family Tree


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Family Bios

Percy, Charles

founder of the family who arrived in North Carolina about 1775 and Brit. West Fla. about 1776 via St. Eustatius Island in the Leewards

Dorsey, Sarah

Ferguson, Kate

Lee, Eleanor Percy

Minor, John B.

Percy, LeRoy

on LeRoy Percy, 1860 – 1929 by PBS

Percy, Roy

Percy, Thomas George

Percy, Walker

on Walker Percy, 1916 – 1990 by Hugh Pearson
Walker Percy's typical arrogance appears in this interview of him
and see the Walker Percy Archive for more information about him AND the OTHER Percys

Percy, William Alexander

on William Alexander Percy, 1885-1942 by PBS

Warfield, Catherine Anne

Percy Family Album

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