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Perkins and Vert family papers

Label
Perkins and Vert family papers, 1853-1895
Title
Perkins and Vert family papers
Inclusive dates
1853-1895
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection includes an inventory of the personal estate of William Perkins of Lawrence County, Indiana (January 31, 1853); an indenture from James Hall of Indianapolis to John F. Vert of Marion County, Indiana regarding a lease of a sawmill in Lawrence Township in Marion County (June 27, 1853); a discharge paper for William H. Vert after completing his one year service with Company B, 150th Illinois Infantry Regiment (January 16, 1866); and a letter written by Lurania Goodman from Grayson (Marshall Township), Indiana to her niece, Mrs. Jenny Kinney that relates family news (June 17, 1895)
Biographical or historical data
William Perkins (1798-1852) was a farmer in Lawrence County, Indiana. His daughter, Mary Polly (1819-1903) married John F. Vert on January 6, 1839. Their son, William H. (1843-1937), served from January 25, 1865 to January 16, 1866 in Company B, 150th Regiment of the Illinois Infantry. William's sister, Julia, had a son named Charles W. Kinney and his wife's name was Jenny Kinney. Lurania Goodman (1823-1896?) was also a daughter of William Perkins and was a lifelong resident of Lawrence County. Sources:Information within collection.Ancestry.com. "William Perkins." 1850 United States Federal Census. Accessed February 23, 2017. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.Ancestry.com. "John F Vert." 1860 United States Federal Census. Accessed February 23, 2017. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.Ancestry.com. "John F. Vert." Indiana Select Marriages Index, 1748-1993. Accessed February 23, 2017. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.FindaGrave.com. "Mary Vert." Find a Grave Index.Accessed February 23, 2017. https://www.findagrave.com.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Perkins family
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Vert family
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  • Perkins family
  • Vert family
  • United States
  • Families
  • Military discharge
  • Sawmills
  • Lawrence County (Ind.)
  • Marion County (Ind.)
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Perkins and Vert family papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2361
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/02/24 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2017/02/24 by Laura Eliason
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Control code
17542690
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. Roy Lacy on 1955/06/23.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247182894
  • (OCoLC)247182894
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
Perkins and Vert family papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2361
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/02/24 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2017/02/24 by Laura Eliason
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Control code
17542690
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. Roy Lacy on 1955/06/23.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247182894
  • (OCoLC)247182894
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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