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The Resource Ketcham family history

Ketcham family history

Label
Ketcham family history, 1954
Title
Ketcham family history
Inclusive dates
1954
Creator
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes a photocopy of a typewritten manuscript written by Ralph L. Anderson in April of 1954 regarding Ketcham family history
Biographical or historical data
The Ketcham family came to the United States in 1629, when Ed Ketcham sailed to Long Island, New York from Cambridgeshire, England. His great-grandson Daniel Ketcham, who was born in 1753, for the colonists during the American Revolutionary War. He had nine children, including John (1782-1865), father of Ralph L. Anderson's great grandmother, Nancy Ketcham, and Absolam (1796-1846), father of Ralph's grandmother, Mary Ketcham.Family members moved all over the country, eventually ending up in Indiana by the 1830s, residing in both the Indianapolis and Bloomington areas.Ralph Lewis Anderson was born October 15, 1885 or 1887 in Bloomington, Indiana to Absolem Lorenzie and Russia Elizabeth (Tristler) Anderson. He married Murrel [Muriel] Startz in Marion County, Indiana on July 12, 1905, and they had one daughter, Dorene. He worked at a silk mill, as an office worker. Ralph died in February, 1970 in Indianapolis, Indiana.Sources:Items in the collection.Ancestry.com. "Anderson, Ralph ." Indiana, Marriage Collection, 1800-1941. Retrieved 2015/07/29. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com Ancestry.com. "Anderson, Ralph ." U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014. Retrieved 2015/07/29. http://search.ancestrylibrary.comAncestry.com. "Anderson, Ralph L." 1930 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2015/07/29. http://search.ancestrylibrary.comAncestry.com. "Anderson, Ralph Lewis." U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970. Retrieved 2015/07/29. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Anderson, Ralph L
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ketcham Mills
  • Ketcham family
  • Indiana
Label
Ketcham family history
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/1591
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2005/02 by Jennifer Duplaga. EAD finding aid created 2015/07/29 by Edythe Huffman
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17533464
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Ralph L. Anderson on 1966/10/25.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn923862612
  • (OCoLC)923862612
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
Ketcham family history
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/1591
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2005/02 by Jennifer Duplaga. EAD finding aid created 2015/07/29 by Edythe Huffman
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17533464
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Ralph L. Anderson on 1966/10/25.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn923862612
  • (OCoLC)923862612
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

Library Locations

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