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Henry Aughinbaugh papers

 Collection — Folder: S3230
Identifier: S3230

Scope and Contents

This collection includes a scanned copy and typed transcript of a letter from Henry Aughinbaugh in Shippensburg, Pennsylvania on March 16, 1844 regarding imminent death and family matters and a transcript of a another letter from John Thrush in Shippensburg in 1844.


  • 1844


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

Henry Aughinbaugh [Aughenbaugh] was born in 1764. He married Eva Hautzen and resided in Hopewell, Newton, Tyborn and Westpensboro in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania up to 1790. In 1810, he lived in Mifflin, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania with eleven people in the household. Aughinbaugh lived at Shippensburg, Pennsylvania in 1840. His daughter Mary Ann married George Koons on February 20, 1834 in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania. Aughinbaugh died in 1844 in Shippensburg.


Information found within the collection. "Aughinbaugh, Henry." 1790 United States Federal Census. Accessed August 3, 2015. "Aughinbaugh, Henry." 1810 United States Federal Census. Accessed August 3, 2015. "Aughinbaugh, Henry." 1840 United States Federal Census. Accessed August 3, 2015. "Koons, George." Accessed August 3, 2015.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials



This collection is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Charles Robert Leap on 2000/08/17.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2000 by Jamie L. Bargeron. EAD finding aid created 2015/08/05 by Edythe Huffman.
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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