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Sally Ann Bereman
Manuscripts & Rare Books Division
Indiana State Library
Finding Aid by: Sarah Pfundstein, January, 2013
Sara (Sally) Ann Bereman was born on June 9, 1808 in New Jersey to Joel Bereman and wife unknown and sister to Hannah, Eli, Thomas, Polly, and J.N. Bereman. Her family moved out west and by 1832, she was living in New Market, Ohio. She married Thomas Barrett on March 19, 1840. She had four children, Nancy, Joel, Eli C., and Lewis Barrett. She died in 1884.
Information Found within Collection
"1870 United States Federal Census." Ancestry Library. www.ancestrylibrary.com (accessed January 23, 2013).
"Barrett-L Archives." Roots Web. RootsWeb.com (accessed January 23, 2013).
"U.S. Sons of the American Revolution Membership ." Ancestry Library. www.ancestrylibrary.com (accessed January 23, 2013).
The collection contains letters written by Hannah Bereman and N. Bereman of Madison County, Indiana to Sally Ann Bereman of New Market, Ohio. The letters discuss family members, the homestead, and hardships of daily life. There are some discrepancies in dates given in the letters for events and records found.
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Item and Folder Listing:
Folder 1. Sally Ann Bereman
5/13 – 5/271832 Letter from Hannah Bereman to Sally Ann
6/21/1835 Letter from J.N. Bereman to Sally Ann
8/28/1835 Letter from J.N Bereman to Sally Ann
4/8/1837 Letter from J.N. Bereman to Sally Ann
11/18/1924 Indianapolis Star News Clipping
Size of Collection: 1 folder
Collection Dates: 1832-1924
Provenance: Mrs. Nellie B. Rodgers; 12-15-1924
Access: The Collection is Open for Research Use
Reproduction Rights: Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript and Rare Books Division, Indiana State Library.
Language: Materials are entirely in: English
MA BA 4-19-2013