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Spear Spencer Tipton Account Book
S 2360
1 folder
Manuscript Section, Indiana Division
Indiana State Library

Processed by: Christina Baich, November 2005


Biographical Note:

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. <>.

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.

Item Listing:

1 Folder.  
1838-1842 Account book 

Collection Information:

Size of Collection:
1 folder
Collection Dates:
Formely part of the W. T. Wilson collection
Access: This collection is open for research.
Reproduction Rights:
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.
Language Materials are entirely in English
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