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Stubbs and Mendenhall family collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: G-054

Scope and Contents

This collection includes genealogical research from Lewis D. Stubbs and Ada Stubbs Bernhardt in Indiana and Ohio ranging from 1884 to 1964 regarding the Stubbs, Mendenhall and other allied families.


  • 1884 - 1964

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 / Historical

Lewis D. Stubbs was born on July 14, 1833 in West Elkton, Ohio to Jesse and Mary Jones Stubbs. He married Emily A. Mendenhall in Preble County Ohio on October 2, 1857.They had two children Ada L. Bernhardt and Edna S. Cathell. Lewis was an attorney, judge, and mayor in Richmond, Indiana. He died on July 8, 1902 in Richmond.


1 Cubic Feet (1 cubic foot box)

Language of Materials



This collection is arranged by subject.

Custodial History

This collection was received by the Genealogy Division as a records transfer from the Indiana Historical Society on 1987/06/17.


No further additions are expected.

Related Materials

Materials relating to this collection may be found in the following collections in the Manuscripts and Visual Collections Department, Indiana Historical Society, Indianapolis, IN:

M0483: Nixon-Wiechman Collection

Materials relating to this collection may be found in the following collections in the Friends Collection and Earlham College Archives, Richmond, IN:

FMS-114: Lewis D. Stubbs Papers

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2022/12/15 by Sarah Pfundstein. EAD finding aid created 2022/12/20 by Sarah Pfundstein.
Stubbs and Mendenhall family collection
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Repository Details

Part of the Genealogy Repository

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