Valentine Morgan Account Book
Manuscripts & Rare Books Division
Indiana State Library
Processed by: Jamie Dunn, May 2013
Valentine Morgan was born in Kentucky in 1817. He moved to Vigo County, Indiana, in 1829 and there married Frances Ann Thompson on January 20, 1842. Morgan and his wife had 10 children. He died March 29, 1880, and was buried at West Lawn Cemetery, Vigo County.
“1850, 1860, 1870 U.S. Census.” National Archives and Records Administration. May 8, 2013. www.ancestrylibrary.com.
Beckwith, H. W. History of Vigo and Parke Counties, together with Notes on the Wabash Valley. 1880. Reprint, Evansville, IN: Unigraphic, 1974.
“Indiana Marriages to 1850.” Ancestry.com. May 8, 2013. www.ancestrylibrary.com.
“Valentine Morgan Grave.” Find a Grave. May 8, 2013. www.findagrave.com.
Scope and Content:
This collection consists of a photocopy of Morgan’s account book for 1856-1856, in which he recorded financial transactions, debts, and purchases.
Manuscript material CANNOT be photocopied or digitized in its entirety. Photocopies and/or digital reproductions (i.e. scans, digital photographs) cannot exceed 25% of a COLLECTION or FOLDER within a collection. In some cases, photocopying may not be permitted due to the condition of the item. Please check with the Manuscript Librarian for possible alternatives.
Folder and Item Listing:
Folder 1. Morgan, Valentine, Account Book, 1856-1857
1856-1857 Valentine Morgan account book
Size of Collection: 1 folder
Collection Dates: 1856-1857
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 6-13-2013