Waterman Family Papers
1 mss. box

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Processed by: Barbara Hilderbrand, January 2007

Biographical Note:

Elijah Waterman was born December 27, 1788 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts to Calvin and Nancy Waterman. He married Sarah Linsday. Elijah Waterman died March 7, 1864 in Hamilton, Indiana.

Miles Waterman was born December 22, 1818 in Onondaga County, New York. He married Susan Beard. Miles Waterman died January 23, 1896 in DeKalb County, Indiana.

Scope and Content Note:

This collection contains copies of the papers and documents of the Waterman Family. Also included are copies of the correspondences between Elijah and Thomas Waterman.

Box and Folder Listing:

1 Box .

1.	Family Papers, 1829-1846
2.	Family Papers, 1847-1856
3.	Family Papers, 1857-1907
4.	Correspondence, 1834-1842
5.	Correspondence, 1842-1846
6.	Correspondence, 1847-1855
7.	Correspondence, 1856-1857
8.	Correspondence, 1858-1860
9.	Correspondence, 1861-1863
10.	Correspondence, 1863-1896

Collection Information:

Size of Collection:

1 manuscript box (298 items)

Collection Dates:



Ken Waterman, 4 February 1969

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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