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John L. Byrne papers

 Collection — Folder: S204
Identifier: S0204

Scope and Contents

This collection includes from an autographed copy from John L. Byrne and Edith Bell in Indiana ranging from 1805 to 1968 regarding Robinson's Chapel, Fayette County, Indiana.


  • 1805-1968

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

John L. Byrne was born on February 2, 1856 in Ohio. He married Alice Holland on March 13, 1885 in Fayette, Indiana. They had at least three children, two of whom died very young. His daughter, Cynthia Edith, born 1892, survived to adulthood and married. He died on April 25, 1932 and is buried at the Robinson Chapel Cemetery, in Springersville, Indiana.

"Byrne, John L.". 1930 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2014/05/16.

"Byrne, John L.". Find a Grave Memorial. Retrieved 2014/05/16.

"Byrne, John L.". Indiana, Select Marriages, 1780-1992. Retrieved 2014/05/16.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)


This collection is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Edith Byrne Bell on 1968/08/28.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2014/05/16 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2014/05/16 by Edythe Huffman.
John L. Byrne papers
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

140 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.