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Isaac Naylor papers, 1814-1888.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S1009 (Text) 926370-1001 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 3 folders

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General Note: Processing information: Collection processing completed 2005/11 by Christina Baich. Finding aid updated 2015/11/12 by Laura Eliason.
Restrictions on Access Note: The collection is open for research use.
Summary, etc.: The collection contains an autobiography and speeches written by Isaac Naylor; correspondence, legal documents and other papers; and historical sketches written by Isaac Naylor primarily about early life in Indiana and the Battle of Tippecanoe. There are also some papers of Andrew Jennings Hay, Naylor's son-in-law, and Andrew Paxton Hay, Andrew Jennings' father.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: Isaac Naylor papers, Rare Books and Manuscripts Section, Indiana Division, Indiana State Library.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note: Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library. Possession of a reproduction from an Indiana State Library collection does not constitute permission for use.
Biographical or Historical Data: Isaac Naylor was born on July 30, 1790, in Rockingham County, Virginia. His family moved to Bourbon County, Kentucky, in 1793. In 1805, they moved to Clark County, Indiana. Naylor fought at the Battle of Tippecanoe in 1811. Naylor was married to Mary Anderson on April 27, 1826. He resided in Charlestown, Indiana, and practiced law in Clark and the surrounding counties until 1833 when he settled in Crawfordsville, Indiana. In December 1837, Naylor was elected the President Judge of the first Judicial Circuit and remained in the office for 14 years. He died on April 26, 1873.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note: No further additions are expected.
Subject: Hay, Andrew Jennings, 1822-1897.
Naylor, Isaac, 1790-1873.
Indiana. Circuit Court (1st Circuit)
Northwest, Old > History.
Tippecanoe, Battle of, Ind., 1811.
Lawyers > Indiana > Clark County.
Lawyers > Montgomery County (Ind.) > Crawfordsville (Ind.)
Judges > Indiana.

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