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Ash family papers

 Collection
Identifier: c-00209

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of two pages from a family bible recording births, marriages, and deaths in the family of Peter and Lucinda Ash. Other family names mentioned include Show, Kridler, and Davis.

Dates

  • 1808 - 1924

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.

Biographical/Historical

Peter Ash was born in Pennsylvania in 1808. His wife, Lucinda Show Ash, was also born in Pennsylvania around 1823. They were married in 1838 and lived in Ohio with their children, Caroline, Jackson and Henry. Peter died in 1892 and is buried in Galien, Berrien Township, Michigan.

Extent

0.1 Cubic Feet (, 1 folder)

Language of Materials

English

Legal Status

Copyright: Michigan State University. Property Rights: Michigan State University.
Title
Ash Family Papers
Status
4 Published And Cataloged
Date
July 1969
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections Repository

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