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Quakers -- Genealogy

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 37 Collections and/or Records:

Lewis D. Stubbs Papers

Identifier: FMS-114
Scope and Contents

Lewis D. Stubbs was an attorney and political leader of Richmond, Indiana. This small collection of his papers reflects mainly his interest in genealogy, although it does include personal letters and scrapbook that Stubbs kept during the 1856 and 1858 political campaigns.

Dates: 1855-1924; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/2003

Loula (Howell) Thomas Papers

Identifier: FMS-116
Scope and Contents The Loula (Howell) Thomas Papers consist of genealogical information and diaries of Loula (Howell) Thomas (1891-1972), a Quaker farmwife in Grant County, Indiana. Most of this collection consists of Loula Thomas's diaries from 1933 until two days before her death in 1972. They reflect life in a small midwestern town: work, church, visiting, and the births, marriages, and deaths of neighbors and family. Loula Thomas was also interested in genealogy, and not only kept careful track of events...
Dates: 1933-1972; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/2000

Margorie Diebel Collection

Identifier: FMS-92
Scope and Contents

This collection, on family sheets and on note cards, consists of information regarding Margorie Diebel's Quaker ancestors in New England, the Delaware Valley, Virginia, North Carolina, and Ohio.

Dates: Other: Add Date

Marian Henley Goodwell Collection

Identifier: FMS-91
Scope and Contents The Marian Henley Goodwell Collection consists of materials relating to the ancestry of Marian Henley Goodwell, a 1938 Earlham College graduate and active genealogist. It focuses largely on her father's family, the Henleys of Carthage, Rush County, Indiana, but also includes significant genealogical material on other Quaker families, especially Steere, Kenworthy, Morrow, and Thomas. It also includes significant local historical material for Carthage, Indiana. Most of this collection...
Dates: 1690-2000

Mary Wright Dennis Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: FMS-152

Research, findings, and correspondence pertaining to the family history of Mary Wright Dennis and her husband Thomas E. Dennis.

Dates: 1970-2000

Mordecai M. and Francis T. White Papers

Identifier: FMS-10
Scope and Contents

The White Papers consist of correspondence, legal papers, and photographs as well as genealogical materials. Of special interest are photographs and letters of slaves liberated by the Whites in North Carolina.

Dates: 1731-1950

Mote Genealogy Collection

Identifier: FMS-143
Scope and Contents

The collections consists of genealogy material.

Dates: 1798-1993

Nathaniel Carter Diary

Identifier: FMS-23
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of a diary written by Nathanial Carter. Carter regularly reflects on his progress in religious life and reports on what happened in his meeting. He also is a typical farmer, giving close attention to the weather and the markets for crops. Finally, he chronicles his community, recording events in the lives of family and neighbors, especially births, deaths, and marriages. The Carter diary was a gift from the Rev. Floyd L. Cook of Indianapolis some time before 1975.

Dates: 1844-1849; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1970

Robinson-Henley Papers

 Collection — Box 2
Identifier: FMS-39
Scope and Contents

The collection includes correspondence, business papers, genealogical material, and photographs relating to Richmond and Carthage.

Dates: 1827-1986

Warner-Winder-Calvert Papers

Identifier: FMS-78
Scope and Contents The Warner-Winder-Calvert Papers consist of account books, diaries, letters, photographs, and other manuscripts of six generations of Quaker families in Ross and Clark counties, Ohio. The most significant materials reflect farm life in the Midwest in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. The earliest document in the collection is the account book of John Winder (1736-1819), a Friend born in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, who married Margaret Briggs (1740-1812). In 1795 he led a party...
Dates: 1794-1951; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1994