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Vern A. Carpenter collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: G-076

Scope and Contents

This collection includes genealogical research from Vern A. Carpenter in Indiana and Missouri ranging from 1900 to 1998 regarding research and correpsondence on the Winterott/Winterrowd/Winteroth and related families for his book "Wenderoth Families of Germany".


  • 1900-1998

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

Vern Anderson Carpenter was born on November 13, 1902 in Shelby County to Claude and Cynthia Winterrowd Carpenter. Vern had one youger sisiter Lucille Carpenter. He graduated Purdue University in 1929 with an engineering degree. He first worked for Western Electric Co. and then later on went to work for National Electronics. He was married three times, first to Irene Eubanks, and then Viola Clapper both precided him in death. His third wife was Frances Faust. Vern A. Carpenter died June 7, 1989 in Indianapolis, Indiana.


10 Cubic Feet (10 cubic boxes)

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This collection is arranged by subject.

Custodial History

This collection was received by the Genealogy Division as a donation from Vern A Carpenter.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2019/05/24 by Sarah Pfundstein. EAD finding aid created 2019/06/13 by Sarah Pfundstein.
Vern A. Carpenter Collection
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Repository Details

Part of the Genealogy Repository

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