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The Resource Jehiel W. Goltry letter

Jehiel W. Goltry letter

Label
Jehiel W. Goltry letter, 1840/12/10
Title
Jehiel W. Goltry letter
Inclusive dates
1840/12/10
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection includes a copy of a letter from Jehiel W. Goltry in Jennings County, Indiana from December 10, 1840 describing pioneer life in Jennings County
Biographical or historical data
Jehiel Weasner Goltry was born June 4, 1809 in New York. He moved to Jennings County and bought 95 1/2 acres of land that consisted of a creek and different kinds of timber. He moved his family to the unsettled land of Jennings County. He married Mariah (Maria) Smith and the couple had five children. Goltry died on July 11, 1850 and his wife died on August 28. 1855. The couple is buried in the Sixmile Cemetery in Jennings County.Source: materials from collection; "1850 United States Federal Census." AncestryLibrary.com April 19, 2013; "Indiana, Find a Grave Index, 1800-2012." AncestryLibrary.com April 19, 2013.
Cataloging source
ISL
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1809-1855
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Goltry, Jehiel W.
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  • Pioneers
  • Jennings County (Ind.)
Label
Jehiel W. Goltry letter
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2089
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2013/04 by Erica Sgroi. EAD finding aid created 2017/01/18 by Lauren Patton
Arrangement
This collection consists of one item.
Control code
20644560
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Mrs. K.K. Spooner on 1972/08/22.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn949905463
  • (OCoLC)949905463
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
1 folder
Label
Jehiel W. Goltry letter
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2089
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2013/04 by Erica Sgroi. EAD finding aid created 2017/01/18 by Lauren Patton
Arrangement
This collection consists of one item.
Control code
20644560
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Mrs. K.K. Spooner on 1972/08/22.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn949905463
  • (OCoLC)949905463
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
1 folder

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