Simon B. Hadley

Simon B. Hadley
1 folder

Manuscripts & Rare Books Division
Indiana State Library

Finding Aid by: Edythe Huffman, July 2013


Biographical Note:

Simon B. Hadley was born May 9, 1795 in NC.  His home was Chatham, NC according to the 1820 census.  From 1824 through 1831, he made several purchases of land in Morgan County, IN.  In 1850, he, his wife and 5 children lived in Morgan County, IN.  He died April 5, 1856 and is buried in Mooresville, IN.


Information Found within Collection
“Simon Hadley.” 1820 United States Federal Census. July 2, 2013.
“Simon B. Hadley.” 1850 United States Federal Census. July 2, 2013.
“Simon B. Hadley”.  Indiana. Find a grave index. 1800-2012. July 2, 2013.
“Simon B. Hadley”.  U.S. General Land Office Records, 1796-1907.  .July 2, 2013.

Scope and Content:

The collection consists of a daily log (typewritten transcript) of miles traveled, expenses and experiences during a move from “our old habitation” through Martinsville [IN] from August through September of 1826 to “our own cabin”.

Photocopy Policy:

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.

Collection Inventory

Folder and Item Listing:

Folder 1. 
8-20-1826 to 9-30-1826 John Smith to wife Joan, ALS (or TLS, AL, TL, etc.)

Collection Information:

Size of Collection: 1 folder
Collection Dates: 8-20-1826 to 9-30-1826
Provenance:  Chalmers Hadley, 1-18-1945
Access: The Collection is Open for Research Use
Restrictions:  None
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
Alternate Formats: None
Related Holdings: Notes on the Quaker family of Hadley,  Hadley, Chalmers, 1916.   ISLG MICROFICHE G2083
Collection Notes: None

MA BA 8-2-2013