Spear Spencer Tipton
Spear Spencer Tipton Account Book
Manuscript Section, Indiana Division
Indiana State Library
Processed by: Christina Baich, November 2005
Spear Spencer Tipton was born around 1814. He was a resident of Cass County, Indiana. His father, John Tipton, was a General at the Battle of Tippecanoe and served as a U.S. Senator from Indiana (1832-1839). Spear Spencer Tipton married Sarah Ann Wilson on February 5, 1834, and Harriet Gorsuch on October 8, 1843. He was a captain in the 1st Indiana Infantry and a first lieutenant in the 3rd U.S. Calvary.
Ancestry Library. Indiana State Library. 29 Nov. 2005. <http://www.ancestrylibrary.com>.
Scope and Content Note:
The account book contains information regarding Spear Spencer Tipton’s law practice and the settlement of his father’s estate. His father was John Tipton.
1838-1842 Account book
Size of Collection:
Formely part of the W. T. Wilson collection
Access: This collection is open for research.
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Language Materials are entirely in English
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