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Genealogy

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Calvin Ennes collection

 Collection
Identifier: c-00399
Scope and Contents The collection contains a copy of a Genealogy of the Saganing Indians of Arenac County and the Saginaw Valley in Michigan (1760-circa 1880), written by Bernard Bourase and his wife Charlotte, both Indians, for a settler, Harvey Chamberlin. It contains some interesting comments on the treaty of 1819, which deprived the Indians of their land in and around the Saginaw Valley.Included also is an index of Ojibwa words and their English translations...
Dates: undated

Charles Hutchinson Thompson papers

 Collection
Identifier: 00024
Scope and Contents The collection contains diaries (1891-1916), journals (1858-1869), and an account book (1859-1861) of Charles Hutchinson Thompson (1838-1916), a clerk in the State offices in Lansing, Michigan. Born in LeRoy, New York, he visited Michigan in 1845-1847 and returned to Orleans County, New York, where he attended school and held various jobs. Thompson moved to Michigan in 1856 and worked on a farm in Van Buren County until December 1857, when he was appointed porter in the State offices. He...
Dates: 1843 - 1916

Charles Walter Hamilton genealogy

 Collection
Identifier: c-00106
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a partial copy of "John Hamilton, yeoman of Concord; sketches of ten generations of one branch of the Hamilton family in America, 1658-1958." The genealogy, prepared by Charles Walter Hamilton, also includes biographical sketches of several family members who settled in Michigan in the 1860s and 1870s. Over half the original pages are missing from this copy.

Dates: 1958

Detroit Society for Genealogical Research magazine

 Collection
Identifier: c-00185
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of two issues of The Detroit Society for Genealogical Research Magazine (Winter 1975 and Spring 1976). The issues contain various articles dealing with genealogical information and methods of research.

Dates: 1975 - 1976

Fenner family genealogy

 Collection
Identifier: c-00442
Scope and Contents

The collection contains a copy of the genealogy of the Fenner family.

Dates: 1370 - 1978

James Taylor papers

 Collection
Identifier: 00026
Scope and Contents of the Papers The James Taylor papers include correspondence, receipts, and other materials dealing with his business and personal activities. Throughout the correspondence there are numerous letters concerning education, particularly at the college level. One letter, dated February 26, 1865 gives a good account of academic life at the University of Michigan. The collection also contains personal correspondence about life in general. Most of the receipts pertain to Taylor's agricultural implement business...
Dates: 1855 - 1900

Kinney family papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA-10.3.440
Scope and Contents The Kinney family papers cover three generations, and family members were located in Kansas, Michigan, Montana, Nebraska, and Ohio. Edward Porter Kinney's papers comprise a large portion of the collection. Since E. P. Kinney lived and worked in the Lansing area, much of the material in this collection pertains to East Lansing and Lansing, Michigan. Also, a majority of the material included in the family papers pertains to electricity and electrical engineering as many of the family members...
Dates: 1848 - 1970

Thompson family genealogy

 Collection
Identifier: c-00519
Scope and Contents

The collection contains an unbound printing of "A genealogy of the descendants of John Thompson of Plymouth, Mass.: Also sketches of families of Allen, Cooke and Hutchinson" by Charles Hutchinson Thompson of Lansing, Michigan.

Dates: 1890