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Fayette County (Ind.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 23 Collections and/or Records:

John Harris Baker letter

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S2646
Scope and Contents This collection contains one photocopy of a letter to Wilber from John Harris Baker dated August 7, 1876. The letter contains information about the case of Abbott v. Frost.

There is also an oversize folder with a mathematics notebook, a portrait, and an indenture regarding land in Fayette County dated 1826 (OB001).
Dates: 1876/08/07; 1826; undated

John L. Byrne papers

 Collection — Folder S204
Identifier: S0204
Scope and Contents This collection includes from an autographed copy from John L. Byrne and Edith Bell in Indiana ranging from 1805 to 1968 regarding Robinson's Chapel, Fayette County, Indiana.
Dates: 1805-1968

John McCabe collection

 Collection — Folder S1895
Identifier: S1895
Scope and Contents This collection includes a document with accounting entries ranging from 1811 to 1812 regarding transactions between James Beck and Christian Yeazel of Montgomery County, Ohio; an October 26, 1923 indenture between Jacob and Charlotte Blacklidge of Franklin County, Indiana and John McCabe of Ohio for property "laying in Fayette County;" a certificate for the appointment of John McCabe as a member of the committee to meet on May 12, 1841 at Laurel, Indiana regarding the completion of the...
Dates: 1811-1842

Kate Heron papers

 Collection — Folder S0642
Identifier: S0642
Scope and Contents This collection includes photostats and letters from Kate Heron in Connersville, Indiana, ranging from 1807 to 1932 regarding her family history and her research on Caleb Blood Smith.
Dates: 1807-1932

Longwood Post Office records

 Collection — Volume V424
Identifier: V424
Scope and Contents This collection contains the record of mails received by the postmaster of the Longwood Post Office, Ross Smiley.
Dates: 1837-1845

Margaret Trusler Fisher collection

 Collection — Folder S0330
Identifier: S0330
Scope and Contents There are five items in this collection, beginning with a New Testament with the inscription: “Cleo Grist, Ireland Universalist Church, 1871.” Two cardboard memorial cards measure 4 1/8 x 6 ½” with gold lettering on black background. The oldest card is for Mrs. Angie Trusler, died Jan. 12, 1888, aged 27 years, 3 months, 27 days. The second card is for Isabel Trusler (mother of Ira and grandmother of Margaret Trusler Fisher) died May 7, 1900, aged 69 years, 7 months, 11 days. A program for Class...
Dates: 1871-1974

Miller family store account book

 Collection — Volume V229
Identifier: V229
Scope and Contents This collection contains one account book created by the Miller family in Falmouth, Indiana ranging from 1891 to 1895. It includes sales and trades done between the family and famers in the town and childhood drawings and writing by Herschel E. Miller.
Dates: 1891-1895

Philip Shrader family papers

 Collection — Folder S2297
Identifier: S2297
Scope and Contents This collection contains four items from the Philip Shrader family of Fayette County, Indiana, including a December 28, 1835 letter sent to Shrader from A. C. Clark of Hamilton, Ohio regarding money from a mortgage; an October 8, 1836 indenture between Charles Campbell and Joanna Crawford, mother of James Scott, bonding James to Campbell as a servant from the date of the document until September 30, 1843 and signed in the presence of Philip Shrader, John Scott, and Lewis Turner; a copy of "To...
Dates: 1835-circa 1866

Philpott and Ludlow family papers

 Collection — Folder S0858
Identifier: S0858
Scope and Contents This collection contains three documents regarding a dispute over 1,016 pounds of crop tobacco between Elizabeth Philpott and Hugh Mitchell from Charles County, Maryland (1752-1754); a settlement document for the closing of Ross Smiley's business (May 29, 1820); a letter sent to John Philpott of Fayette County, Indiana from Richard A. Buckner of Greensburg, Kentucky inquiring if Philpott would like him to represent him in determining if he's entitled to part of the proceeds from an estate of a...
Dates: 1752-1909

R. E. Sprague collection

 Collection — Folder OBC042
Identifier: OBC042
Scope and Contents This collection contains indentures and a land grant regarding Francis Griffin, Joseph and Elias Baldwin, SAmuel and Peninah Houston, and John Armstrong in Indiana ranging from 1822 to 1847.
Dates: 1822-1847