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Nelson Family Papers 1857-1960s

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Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI OB056 (Text) 5600123-7999512 Manuscripts Available -
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S2600 (Text) 2600011-789411 Manuscripts Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 folder, 1 oversized folder

Content descriptions

General Note: Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2006/10 by Ruth Light. Finding aid updated 2015/11/12 by Laura Eliason.
Restrictions on Access Note: This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.: This collection contains genealogical records and correspondence for the Nelson family of Jennings and Jefferson Counties in Indiana. Most of the records are listings of marriages, births, and deaths of various members of the Nelson family and their children.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: Nelson Family Papers, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note: 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.
Biographical or Historical Data: Moses Nelson was born in Sutton Massachusetts in 1757. He married Sarah Hovey and had nine children. Two of the children, Daniel and James, relocated to Indiana, and both died in Lancaster, Jefferson County.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note: No further additions are expected.
Subject: Nelson family > Genealogy.
Jennings County (Ind.)
Jefferson County (Ind.)
Genre: Family histories.

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