Henry Aughinbaugh Collection
S 3230
1 folder
Manuscript Section, Indiana Division
Indiana State Library
Processed by: Jamie L. Bargeron, 2000


Biographical Note:

Henry Aughinbaugh (b. 1764, d. 1844) resided at Shippensburg, Pennsylvania.

Scope and Content Note:

This collection consists of a scanned copy of a letter written by Henry Aughinbaugh on his deathbed in 1844 to his daughter and son-on-law, Mary and George Koons, of Clark County, IN.  Aughinbaugh’s grandson, John Thrush, wrote this letter.  Accompanying the letter is an explanation of the document’s history by family descendent Charles Robert Leap.

Item Listing: 


ALS scanned first page, Henry Aughinbaugh in Shippensburg, PA to George and Mary Koons, in Clark County, IN


History and transcription of 1844 letter

Collection Information:

Size of Collection:

1 folder

Collection Dates:



Charles Robert Leap, Lansing, MI 17 Aug. 2000



Reproduction Rights:

Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library.

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Photocopying Policy:

Manuscript materials CANNOT be photocopied or digitized in their entirety. Photocopies and/or digital images cannot exceed 25% of a collection or a folder within a collection. In some cases, photocopying may not be permitted due to the condition of the item. Check with a Manuscript Librarian for other options.