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Nimrod E. Lake papers

Label
Nimrod E. Lake papers, 1867-1879
Title
Nimrod E. Lake papers
Inclusive dates
1867-1879
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection includes a December 12, 1867 marriage certificate for Nimrod E. Lake and Nancy Heath for their marriage that took place in Edwardsburgh, Cass County, Michigan. The certificate is signed by the Justice of the Peace, Dethic Hewitt, and notes that John C. Carmichael and Louisa Hewitt were present as witnesses. The collection also includes a newspaper clipping with Nimrod Lake's obituary and the "Administrator's Sale" notice for his estate (circa February, 1879)
Biographical or historical data
Nimrod E. Lake was born March 29, 1846 in Elkhart County, Indiana to Richard and Nancy Lake. He married Nancy Heath (1848-1885) on December 12, 1867 at Edwardsburgh, Michigan and they had three children: William, Jane "Jennie", and Richard. He was a farmer and lifelong resident of Elkhart County and died at the age of 32 on January 30, 1879.Sources:Information found within collection.Ancestry.com. "Nancy Lake." 1880 United States Federal Census. Accessed February 22, 2017. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.Ancestry.com. "Nimrod Lake." 1850 United States Federal Census. Accessed February 22, 2017. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lake, Nimrod E
  • Elkhart County (Ind.)
Label
Nimrod E. Lake papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2361
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/02/22 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2017/02/22 by Laura Eliason
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Control code
17542697
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 Marian Lake Allen and Margaret Lake Foust on 1969/03/04.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247182907
  • (OCoLC)247182907
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
Nimrod E. Lake papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2361
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/02/22 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2017/02/22 by Laura Eliason
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Control code
17542697
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 Marian Lake Allen and Margaret Lake Foust on 1969/03/04.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247182907
  • (OCoLC)247182907
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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