The Resource Hensley collection

Hensley collection

Label
Hensley collection, n.d., 1940-1951
Title
Hensley collection
Inclusive dates
n.d., 1940-1951
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This collection contains research from Ruth Slevin and Evelyn Hensley regarding the Hensley Family. The collection includes, notebooks, family charts, group sheets, notes, and correspondence
Biographical or historical data
Ruth Mitchell Slevin was born on October 27th 1892, in Brown County, Indiana to Richard and Ann (Ridgeway) Mitchell. She was married to Marvin Gavern Slevin and they had three children, Kenneth, Eileen, and Joan. She was Post mistress of the Ninevah Post Office. Ruth was a prolific genealogist and compiled many books She died on April 10, 1980 in Phoenix, Arizona. Evelyn Lucille Kent Hensley was born on January 30, 1916 in Indianapolis, Indiana to Herman E. Kent Sr. and Grace McCullough. She attended Arsenal Technical High School and graduated in 1932. Evelyn was an employee of Eli Lilly & company from 1934-1938. She married Howard Virgil Hensley on September 19, 1936 and they had three children Howard, Harry and Sandra. Evelyn volunteered for many different organizations and an avid genealogist for over 30 years. She along with her husband loved to travel and on their 60th anniversary the traveled to Paris on the Concorde, took the Chunnel to London and the Queen Elizabeth II to New York. Evelyn died on May 30, 2006 in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/compilercom
  • G7SXKy3pHC0
  • xMC7R6uz_Zw
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hensley, Evelyn L
Location of originals duplicates
Copies may be found under: Hensley Family notebooksISLG 929.2 H5261s
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Slevin, Ruth M.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hensley family
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Kentucky
  • Ohio
  • Tennessee
  • Virginia
  • Hensley family
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Kentucky
  • Ohio
  • Tennessee
  • Virginia
Label
Hensley collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/3/resources/5562
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2014/10/23 by Sarah Pfundstein
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
Control code
20368949
Extent
2.5 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Ownership
This collection was received by the Genealogy Division as a donation from Ruth Slevin on 1954/03/02 and from Evelyn L. Hensley on 1984/12/14.
System control number
(OCoLC)900013806
Terms 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.
Label
Hensley collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/3/resources/5562
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2014/10/23 by Sarah Pfundstein
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
Control code
20368949
Extent
2.5 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Ownership
This collection was received by the Genealogy Division as a donation from Ruth Slevin on 1954/03/02 and from Evelyn L. Hensley on 1984/12/14.
System control number
(OCoLC)900013806
Terms 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.

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