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Robert Beaty ledgers

Label
Robert Beaty ledgers, circa 1816
Title
Robert Beaty ledgers
Inclusive dates
circa 1816
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes two autographed transaction ledgers from Robert Beaty in Greene County, Indiana ranging from 1816-1817 regarding financial transactions and lists of weights and measures
Biographical or historical data
Robert Beaty [Baity] was born March 5, 1795 in Virginia to Andrew and Ann [Nancy?] Beaty, the oldest of several children, including John and James. Beaty married Elizabeth Cox on Aug. 30, 1820 in Pulaski County, KY; she died in 1857. They had 9 children: Eleanor (born 1844, died 1865), Nancy, William, Elisabeth, Polly, Barbary [Barbara], Floyd, Amanda, and Lucinda. Beaty was a shopkeeper, selling a wide variety of products in 1816 and 1817 and lived in Greene County, IN from at least 1824 though 1860. He was a justice of the peace in Greene County, appointed May 17, 1824. He died May 5, 1862 and is buried in Ferguson Cemetery, Lawrence County, IN. Information found within the collection."[Baity], Robert". (1947). Executive Proceedings of the State of Indiana, 1816-1836. Indianapolis, IN: Indiana Historical Bureau. Print. (p. 446).[Baty] Robert". 1830 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2016/03/15. http://interactive.ancestry.com"Beaty, Robert". 1850 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2016/03/15. http://interactive.ancestry.com"Beaty, Robert". 1860 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2016/03/15. http://interactive.ancestry.com"Beaty, Robert". Find a Grave Memorial. Retrieved 2016/04/04. http://www.findagrave.com"Cox, Elizabeth". Kentucky Marriages, 1802-1850. Retrieved 2016/03/16. http://search.ancestry.com
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beaty, Robert
  • Businessmen
  • Dry-goods
  • Indiana Territory
  • Bloomfield (Ind.)
  • Greene County (Ind.)
Label
Robert Beaty ledgers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/289
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/04/04 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2016/04/04 by Edythe Huffman
Arrangement
This collection is arranged alphabetically.
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
20644176
Extent
0.2 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 Cheryl A. Gliva on 2016/03/17.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn949888484
  • (OCoLC)949888484
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 small manuscript box
Label
Robert Beaty ledgers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/289
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/04/04 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2016/04/04 by Edythe Huffman
Arrangement
This collection is arranged alphabetically.
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
20644176
Extent
0.2 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 Cheryl A. Gliva on 2016/03/17.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn949888484
  • (OCoLC)949888484
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 small manuscript box

Library Locations

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