Michael W. and Carrie Sargeant Carr family papers
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- Carr, Cyril Sargeant, 1893-1975 (Person)
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Findagrave.com. "Carrie B. Sargeant Carr." Find a Grave Memorial. Accessed October 6, 2016. http://www.findagrave.com.
Michael W. Carr was born in Leitram County, Ireland, April 15, 1851 and immigrated to Toledo, Ohio in 1861 with his father. He attended the University of Louisville and later the University of Notre Dame. After his graduation, he entered the field of journalism and published the Toledo Review for five years during the 1870's. In 1887, he moved to Indianapolis and became one of the editors for the Indianapolis Sentinel. He also served as editor of the Pen Magazine, authored "A History of Catholicity in Northern Ohio", and was president of the Catholic Historical Society. He married Carrie Belle Sargeant of Waukesha, Wisconsin in 1889 and they had one son, Cyril. He was a member of the American Legion for 25 years and passed away April 30, 1922 in Indianapolis.
Collection inventory; obituary.
0.8 Cubic Feet (2 manuscript boxes, 1 half manuscript box)
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