Hook family papers
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Other items in the collection are a letter written by Margaret Hook from Des Moines, Iowa in 1851; Bartholomew County, Indiana tax receipts paid by Mathias Hook (1853, 1864-65): tax receipts from Madison County, Indiana for Salathiel Whiteman (1887), J.A. Griffin (1887-89), Jonathan Bundy (1888,89,91), Perry Whiteman (1888), and Jesse B. Hook (1893); Democratic and Republican ballots for 1884 Indiana election; Jesse B. Hook's Insurance assessment from 1907; by-laws of Mashingomisha Haymakers' Association (1912); an Urmston Grain & Seed Company receipt from 1930; Jesse B. Hook's 1936 membership dues payment receipt and 1937 notice for dues owed for the Kights of Pythias organization.
- Hook, Jesse B. (Person)
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Matthias Hook, John M. Hook's brother, was born on November 22, 1829 in Bartholomew County, Indiana. He married Orilla J. May (1833-1882) on November 13, 1851 and they had eight children. After the death or Orilla, Mattias married Sarah Kemp McClintic (1843-1891) and they had one child. He died on February 21, 1897.
Jesse B. Hook was born on May 18, 1863 in Bartholomew County, Indiana to Matthias and Orilla Hook. He married Addie Tetrick on December 20, 1886 and they had five children. He died on May 7, 1950.
Ancestry.com. "John M. Hook." U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865. Accessed October 26, 2015. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.
Ancestry.com. "Jno M. Hook." U.S. Registers of Deaths of Volunteers, 1861-1865. Accessed October 26, 2015. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.
Ancestry.com. "Matthias Hook." 1870 United States Federal Census.. Accessed October 26, 2015. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com
FindaGrave.com. "Jesse Banner Hook."Find a Grave Index. Accessed October 26, 2015. http://www.findagrave.com.
FindaGrave.com. "Matthias Hook."Find a Grave Index. Accessed October 26, 2015. http://www.findagrave.com.
Terrell, William H.H. 1866.Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Indiana. Vol. IV, 1861-1865 Containing Rosters of Enlisted Men of Indiana Regiments Numbered from the Sixth to the Twenty-Ninth Inclusive. Indianapolis: Samuel M. Douglass, State Printer. Accessed October 26, 2015. https://archive.org/details/reportofadjutant04indi.
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- Bartholomew County (Ind.)
- Elections -- Indiana
- Farmers -- Indiana
- Fraternal organizations
- Hook family
- Knights of Pythias
- Mashingomisha Haymakers' Association
- Receipts (Acknowledgments) -- United States -- Indiana
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Military life
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives
- United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 6th (1861-1865)
- Hook family papers
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