Coverart for item
The Resource Schlotterback family collection

Schlotterback family collection

Label
Schlotterback family collection, 1882-1957, undated
Title
Schlotterback family collection
Inclusive dates
1882-1957, undated
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection contains correspondence and documents of the Schlotterback and Fait families regarding events such as reunions, graduations, and funerals and also correspondence regarding membership in the Sakakawea Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) and the National DAR (1892-1957). The bulk of the collection consists of photographs of the Schlotterbacks and their extended family (1882-1918, undated). One item of special note is a notebook containing the genealogy of the Schlotterback family compiled and handwritten by Eva Fait (circa 1900-1957)
Biographical or historical data
Gideon Schlotterback was born May 23, 1811 in Union County, Pennsylvania to George and Susanna Schlotterback. Gideon arrived in what is now Noble County, Indiana in 1832. He married Mary Engle (1810-1856) on April 19, 1833 at Circleville, Ohio and they had twelve children: Peter, Henry, Susanna, Malinda, Lucinda, Eli, Amelia, Adam, Sarah, Ira, Mary, and Emma. After the death of his first wife, he married Mary Hoak (1812-1895) on October 16, 1856. Gideon died on August 8, 1892. Gideon's daughter, Amelia (1843-1919), married Clark G. Fait (1837-1933) and they had eight children: Charles, Mary, Eva, Jesse, Cora, Walter, Minnie, and Edwin. The Fait's daughter, Minnie (1883-1981), married Evan B. Feathers (1894-1990) and their son, Walter (1880-1951) married Jessie Bearse. Walter's son, Arthur Dale Clark Fait (1912-2000), married Thelma Coulter (1918-2010) on December 3, 1950. Minnie's sister, Eva (1870-1962), kept a record of the genealogy of the Schlotterbacks and their extended family.Sources:Information found within collection.Noble County Indiana Library. "Schlotterback, Gideon." Whan Collection Obituaries. Accessed March 17, 2017. http://gen.nobleco.lib.in.us/Obituaries/Schl.htm.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schlotterback family
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Daughters of the American Revolution
  • Genealogy
Label
Schlotterback family collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/587
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2002/04/30 by Jeffrey J. Dickens and reprocessed on 2017/03/31 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2017/03/31 by Laura Eliason
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
Control code
17545951
Extent
1.3 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 Thelma Fait on 2002/04/11.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247205650
  • (OCoLC)247205650
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 manuscript box, 1 large oversize box
Label
Schlotterback family collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/587
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2002/04/30 by Jeffrey J. Dickens and reprocessed on 2017/03/31 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2017/03/31 by Laura Eliason
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
Control code
17545951
Extent
1.3 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 Thelma Fait on 2002/04/11.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247205650
  • (OCoLC)247205650
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 manuscript box, 1 large oversize box

Library Locations

    • Indiana State LibraryBorrow it
      315 W. Ohio St., Indianapolis, IN, 46202, US
      39.77004 -86.164015

Library Links

Processing Feedback ...