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Genealogy

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 68 Collections and/or Records:

George Quincy Wilkinson collection

 Collection — Folder S1933
Identifier: S1933
Scope and Contents This collection consists of photocopied documents regarding George Quincy Wilkinson and his family of Henry County, Indiana. The collection includes a November 30, 1839 contract to teach a "common English school" for three months; a list of children in the classes in 1840 and 1841 and a list of students with the number of days they were sent to school; an undated photograph of Wilkinson; a 1978 one paragraph essay about the Wilkinson farm, the Hog Pen Branch stream and hog butchering; and two...
Dates: 1839-1981

Gertrude Wiser Butcher letter

 Collection — Folder S2053
Identifier: S2053
Scope and Contents This collection contains a copy of a typewritten letter sent from Canoga Park, California by Gertrude Butcher and addressed to "Dear Barbara." The recipient of the letter was most likely Barbara Sheehe Hanson, the great-granddaughter of Jennie Brown Doremus Dilworth. In the letter, Gertude Butcher shares genealogical information regarding the Brown and Doremus family. There are also brief mentions of the Campbell, McCreary and Hatton families.
Dates: 1978/04/15

Hicks family papers

 Collection — Folder S651
Identifier: S0651
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence and vital records from the Hicks family in Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, and Rhode Island ranging from 1811 to 1886 regarding family history.
Dates: 1811-1886

Hide family papers

 Collection — Folder S653
Identifier: S0653
Scope and Contents This collection includes letters, memoirs, and genealogical information from John Hide and the Hide family in Missouri, Illinois, and Tennessee ranging from 1854 to 1909.
Dates: circa 1854-1909

J. Edward Smoot collection

 Collection — Folder S1213
Identifier: S1213
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence from J. Edward Smoot and Esther U. McNitt of the Indiana State Library ranging from 1926-1927 regarding Hiram P. Neyman and his father Marshal Michel Ney.
Dates: 1926-1927

John Englebrecht Bruns collection

 Collection — Folder S2515
Identifier: S2515
Scope and Contents This collection consists of eleven letters written to and from Paul H. Bruns between July 27 and August 9, 1977, documenting his efforts to find records on his father, John Englebrecht Bruns, particulary his arrival in the U.S., his activities, and acquisition of citizenship. The letters have information about Paul's mother, Sonora Smith, her father, her sister Adeline, and her brothers, Lyman and James.
Dates: 1977

John Hart papers

 Collection — Folder S605
Identifier: S0605
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopies of the personal papers and letters of John Hart, William Hart and other family members, ranging from 1848 to 1935. Some of the photocopied items are illegible.
Dates: 1848-1935

John Vawter, Jennings County collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S1678
Scope and Contents Folder one includes an 8-page mimeographed copy of "Biographies and Recollections of Early Settlers of Jennings County". Biographies included are of Thomas Pool; Darius Robinson; William Sage; Adam Brower; William Johnson; and William T. Scott.Also included is a 3-page mimeographed copy of "The Early History of Jennings County", by Hiram Prather; a 9 page mimeographed copy of a play about John Vawter of Vernon, Indiana; and a 3 page mimeographed copy of a document titled "State...
Dates: 1811-1849

Johnson County collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S1679
Scope and Contents Folder one includes a 10-page typed carbon copy of "Early Churches of Johnson County", written by Faye Deputy Walters for the November 1938 meeting of the Daughters of the Union. Faye was the granddaughter of Joseph B. Deputy, Civil War veteran, 27th Regiment, Indiana Infantry Volunteers, Company H.Folder two includes 2 items. Item one is a 2-page copy of the financial report for the 1943 Johnson County Free Fair. The second item is a bound school record book of attendance records...
Dates: 1824-1943

Kate Milner Rabb clipping

 Collection — Folder S0812
Identifier: S0812
Scope and Contents This collection contains a clipping of Kate Milner Rabb's column, "A Hoosier Listening Post," printed in the Indianapolis Star on December 30, 1934. The article relates information that Mrs. Gene Lawrence sent to Rabb regarding her ancestor, John Adam Lawrence, and it includes a list of items offered for sale by Mr. Lawrence at an 1839 auction and his family genealogy.
Dates: December 30, 1934