Hibben family papers
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- Hibben family (Family)
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"Hibben, Paxton Pattison". Find a Grave Memorial. Retrieved 2015/06/17. http://www.findagrave.com
"Hibben, Paxton Pattison". Rootsweb. Retrieved 2008/03/14. http://homepages.roosweb.com/-ghibben/index.htm
He designed buildings at Butler University in Indianapolis; was involved in the first phase of the Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial; worked on New Deal projects for the federal government; worked in the Bureau of Economic Warfare and served in the military (1st Lieutenant, Co. H, 5th Infantry, 17th Div. USA) in several foreign countries during World War II. Thomas advised the federal government on economic issued from 1946 to 1950, authored a number of reports and was appointed by Secretary General Trygve Lie of the UN in 1950 as resident representative with the rank of an ambassador to Pakistan, where he died suddenly on March 19, 1952. He is buried in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA.
"Hibben, Thomas E.". U.S. National Cemetery Interment Control Forms, 1928-1962. Retrieved 2016/04/06. http://interactive.ancestrylibrary.com
"Hibben, Thomas E.". U.S. Select Military Registers, 1862-1985. Retrieved 2016/04/06. http://interactive.ancestrylibrary.com
"Hibben, Thomas Entrekin, Jr.". Find a Grave Memorial. Retrieved 2016/04/06. http://findagrave.com
He was graduated from Miami University with collegiate honors but went into business with his brother George and others. James married Sarah Ann Pattison Aug. 29, 1853 in Rush County, IN and they had three children; Harold Barcroft, Thomas E., and Louise. He served very briefly in the Civil War; he was mustered in July 7, 1863 and mustered out July 15, 1863. He moved to Indianapolis in 1866, where he worked tirelessly to increase his business success. He died Oct. 17, 1877 in Indianapolis and is buried in East Hill Cemetery, Rushville.
"Hibben, James S.". ICPR Digital Archives. Retrieved 2016/04/06. https://secure.in.gov/apps/iara/search/Home/Detail?rId=1215514
"Hibben, James Samuel." Find a Grave Memorial. Retrieved 2016/04/06. http://www.findagrave.com
"Hibben, Nancy McFadden". Find a Grave Memorial. Retrieved 2016/04/06. http://www.findagrave.com
"Hibben, Thomas." Find a Grave Memorial. Retrieved 2016/04/06. http://www.findagrave.com
"Pattison, Sarah Ann." Indiana, Marriage Index , 1800-1941. Retrieved 2016/04/06. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com
Thomas was a successful businessman who produced etchings and enjoyed photography and improving the process. He was also an acknowledged patron of the arts besides being an artist. He died July 6, 1915 in New York and is buried in Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, IN.
"Hibben, Thomas E.". Find a Grave Memorial. Retrieved 2016/04/06. http://www.findagrave.com
"Hibben, Thomas E.". Michigan, Marriage Records, 1857-1952. Retrieved 2016/04/06.
"Hibben, Pricilla Hazen". Florida Death Index. Retrieved 2015/06/19. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com
"Hibben, Priscilla Hazen". Rootsweb. Retrieved 2008/03/15. http://homepages.roosweb.com/-ghibben/index.htm
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