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Pressey family papers

Label
Pressey family papers, 1812-1832
Title
Pressey family papers
Inclusive dates
1812-1832
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes letters from brothers Peter and Charles Pressey of Carlisle, Indiana, to Daniel Pressey of Rockingham, New Hampshire, and later, West Newbury, Massachusetts, ranging from 1812 to 1826, regarding family life and finance. The collection also includes a probate record for Daniel Pressey, dated June 8, 1832, naming Anna Pressey as executrix
Biographical or historical data
Peter Pressey was born on October 26, 1790 to Petter and Betty (Moulton) Pressey in Sandown, Rockingham County, New Hampshire. He and his brother Charles Pressey moved to Carlisle, Sullivan County, Indiana during the 1810s and 1820s.Their brother Daniel Pressey was born October 6, 1786 in Sandown, Rockingham County, New Hampshire. He married Ann Hosum and they had a daughter named Betsey Ann Pressey. They later moved to West Newbury, Massachusetts where he died on August 26, 1831.Sources: Ancestry.com. "Daniel Pressey." U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current. Accessed August 6, 2015. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.Ancestry.com. New Hampshire, Birth and Christening Index, 1714-1904. Accessed August 6, 2015. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pressey family
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Families
  • Pioneers
  • Sullivan County (Ind.)
Label
Pressey family papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2643
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2015/08/06 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid created 2015/08/06 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid revised 2016/02/10 by Brittany Kropf
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
20642502
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
Restrictions apply. Contact the repository for more information
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn949370541
  • (OCoLC)949370541
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
Pressey family papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2643
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2015/08/06 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid created 2015/08/06 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid revised 2016/02/10 by Brittany Kropf
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
20642502
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
Restrictions apply. Contact the repository for more information
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn949370541
  • (OCoLC)949370541
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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