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John McCartney collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: G-042

Scope and Contents

This collection includes funeral and account book, correspondence, receipts and figures and real estate papers from John J. McCartney in Jefferson, Jennings and Scott County ranging from 1895 to 1945.


  • 1895-1945

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with the Genealogy Division, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to the Genealogy Division.

Biographical Note

John J. McCartney was born in November of 1836 in Indiana. He married twice first to Xantippy Wilson on October 20, 1857 and later to Samantha Rowland on September 15, 1874. He had eight children Lillie Gudgel, Maggie Cooprider, Dora Blocher, John B. McCartney, Blanche Owens, Gertrude Redman, Ethel McCartney, and Glenn Budd. He died on September 27, 1911.


0.5 Cubic Feet (1 manuscript box)

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This collection is arranged by subject.

Custodial History

This collection was received by the Genealogy Division as a donation from Robert Whitaker.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2015/11/12 by Sarah Pfundstein. EAD finding aid created 2011/05 by Treva L. Nally. EAD finding aid revised 2015/11/13 by Sarah Pfundstein.


John McCartney collection
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Repository Details

Part of the Genealogy Repository

315 West Ohio Street
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.