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Daniel Baum collection

 Collection — Folder: S0081
Identifier: S0081

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of the original indenture certificate of land, in Pickaway County, Ohio from Daniel and Asenath Baum to Jared Graham, dated Apr. 18, 1815.


  • 1815


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Biographical Note

Daniel Baum was born Oct. 7, 1780 in Derry Twp., Mifflin Co., PA. He married Asenath Rothrock on Feb. 20, 1801. He was listed in the 1820 United States Federal Census, in Pickaway, Pickaway County, O, as between the ages of 26 and 44, with a between the ages of 26 and 44. He was listed as the owner of property in Carroll County, IN, Township 24, North Range 2 West, Section 12, as of Apr. 27, 1830. He died Dec. 24, 1857 and was buried in the Baum Cemetery, Deer Creek Township, Carroll County, IN.

Asenath Rothrock was born Sept. 21, 1781 in Cumberland County, PA. She married Daniel Baum on Feb. 20, 1801. She died May 31, 1870 and was buried in the Baum Cemetery, Deer Creek Township, Carroll County, IN.


“Daniel Baum”. 1820 United States Federal Census. Feb. 22, 2013.

“Daniel Baum”. Davis-Hagin Family Tree. Feb. 22, 2013.

Carroll County (Ind.). Recorders Office. Carroll County, Indiana Tract Book 1 1971 ISLG 977.201 C319ct

Cemetery Records of Carroll County, IN. Daughters of the American Revolution. Charles Carroll Chapter (Delphi, Ind.) 1949. ISLG 977.201 C319d


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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This collection is arranged by subject.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a records transfer from the Indiana State Museum on 1961/09/01.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing and finding aid completed by Edythe Huffman during February 2013. EAD finding aid completed by Bethany Fiechter on 2018/05/10.


Daniel Baum collection
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.