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Family history

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 188 Collections and/or Records:

Roscoe R. Leak papers

 Collection
Identifier: L089
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, receipts, financial documents, essays, histories, research notes, newspaper clippings, photographs, postcards, pamphlets, periodicals, and other papers and ephemera from the Roscoe R. Leak and the Buzzard, Leach, and Leak families (also spelled Leake) ranging from 1842 to 1958 and undated, regarding family, business affairs, and Indiana history, specifically genealogy, history in Hendricks and Clark counties and church history, including the Disciples of...
Dates: 1842-1958, undated

Rose Francis B. Howe papers

 Collection — Folder S0691
Identifier: S0691
Scope and Contents This collection includes a typed copy and a photostat copy of a letter from Rose Howe in Indiana or Illinois on January 1, 1869 regarding illness and the time she spent at school and friendships with the sisters.
Dates: 1869

Ross family papers

 Collection — Folder S1811
Identifier: S1811
Scope and Contents The collection consists primarily of the correspondence of John and Ann Ross.
Dates: 1804-1841

Roy Scott collection

 Collection — Folder S1158
Identifier: S1158
Scope and Contents This collection includes original documents in Knox County, Indiana, ranging from 1824 to 1944 regarding indenture papers dated 28 Oct 1824; an 1840 handwritten deed; 1907 estate papers; Miner work permits and licensure; wills of Nancy Scott, dated 1 Feb 1906, and of Carrie Elizabeth Scott, dated 6 Dec 1930; a Knox County birth record of Roy Scott dated 7 July 1944; and letters from family members dated 1902-1906.
Dates: 1824-1944

Sam B. Woods papers

 Collection
Identifier: L181
Scope and Contents This collection includes autographed and signed and typed and signed correspondence from various people in the United States; typed, carbon copies and autographed articles from Bartlett and Sam B. Woods in Lake County, Indiana; typed foreward to book, "First Hundred Years of Lake County by Sam B. Woods; articles and addresses written by various people in the United States; newspaper articles and complete issues of newspapers; a typed and autographed list of members of the House of...
Dates: 1848-1941; undated

Samuel Fulton Covington papers

 Collection — Folder S301
Identifier: S0301
Scope and Contents This collection includes typewritten pages and photocopied, typed pages from Samuel Fulton Covington and others in Indianapolis, Indiana around 1858 regarding family life and early education in Rising Sun, Indiana.
Dates: 1858

Sangster family collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S1954
Scope and Contents Collection S1954 is composed of photocopies of 72 items, most of which are letters between members of the Sangster family and families into which it had married. Families include Sangster, Willis, Norris, Bryce, Shirk, and Walls. Family matters (e.g., weddings, illnesses, and births) and family business affairs (e.g., applying for a school board salary increase, applying for a widow's pension, applying for a veteran's pension) provide the majority of subjects. Letters of special note include...
Dates: 1839-1942

Schlotterback family collection

 Collection
Identifier: L458
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence and documents of the Schlotterback and Fait families regarding events such as reunions, graduations, and funerals and also correspondence regarding membership in the Sakakawea Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) and the National DAR (1892-1957). The bulk of the collection consists of photographs of the Schlotterbacks and their extended family (1882-1918, undated). One item of special note is a notebook containing the genealogy of the...
Dates: 1882-1957, undated

Schreyer family letters

 Collection — Folder S1149
Identifier: S1149
Scope and Contents This collection contains copies of typed transcriptions of three letters sent and received by Johann and Margaret Schreyer. The letters were written in German and translated into English by Miss Thekia Sack. The first letter was written by Johann and sent on June 22, 1846 to his sister-in-law and brother-in-law in Haag, Germany. He shares his experiences and observations about living in America and writes about farming, trades, politics, and social life. The second letter, written September 22,...
Dates: 1846-1886

Schuyler Colfax collection

 Collection
Identifier: L036
Scope and Contents The majority of the collection consists of Schuyler Colfax's correspondence from 1841 to 1884 regarding Whig and Republican Party politics in Indiana and nationally. Also included are letters from Indiana officers in the U.S. Civil War regarding promotions and assignments; Colfax's letters on routine business as Speaker of the House and Vice President; his letters regarding speaking engagements; letters to his wife regarding his role in the "Credit Mobilier" affair in 1875; and letters...
Dates: 1782-1970