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Chenoweth Family Collection, 1796-1993

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Author

Archives Staff

Title

Chenoweth Family Collection

Date

1796-1993

Repository

Western Kentucky University Library special CollectionsBowling Green, Kentucky, 42101-3576 USA

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation Note

[Identification of item] Chenoweth Family Collection, 1796-1993, MSS 90,Library Special Collections, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green.

Extent

16 boxes. 188 folders. 4,319 items.

Scope and Content

This large collection of genealogical materials was collected by Shirley (Bales) Harris (1928-1992) and Richard C. Harris (1927-). Mrs. Harris became interested in the history of her family in 1977 while living in Honolulu, Hawaii. The collection is the result of 15 years of gathering information and was used to compile The Chenoweth Family in America: Some Descendants of John Chenoweth B. ca 1682 (Scottsville, KY.: Gerald Printing Service, 1994). The collection was a gift of Mr. Harris in 1994.

Collection Inventory

Descriptive Inventory. 2 items
[box: 1, folder: 1]
Index - Chenoweth family members. 1993. 1 item
[box: 1, folder: 2]
Index - Spouse names. 1993. 1 item
[box: 1, folder: 3]
"Catchall File" - Research Notes About Unknown Chenoweths. 1993. 1 item
[box: 1, folder: 4]
John Chenoweth, Sr. - Family group page 8. n.d. 52 items
[box: 1, folder: 5]
John Chenoweth, Sr. - Family group page 8 (cont'd). n.d. 8 items
[box: 1, folder: 6]
John Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group pages 16 thru 17H. n.d. 56 items
[box: 1, folder: 7]
John Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group. pages 17I thru 19, and 21. n.d. 59 items
[box: 1, folder: 8]
John Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group pages 22 thru 22D. n.d. 58 items
[box: 1, folder: 9]
John Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group pages 22D/A thru 22G/AA. n.d. 50 items
[box: 1, folder: 10]
John Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group pages 22G/B thru 22H/AB. n.d. 40 items
[box: 1, folder: 11]
John Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group pages 22H/B thru 22K. n.d. 72 items
[box: 2, folder: 1]
John Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group pages 22L thru 22M. n.d. 38 items
[box: 2, folder: 2]
John Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group pages 22N thru 22S. n.d. 36 items
[box: 2, folder: 3]
John Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group pages 24 thru 33C. n.d. 85 items
[box: 2, folder: 4]
John Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group pages 33D thru 35A/B. n.d. 51 items
[box: 2, folder: 5]
John Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group pages 35A/BA thru 35E/B. n.d. 78 items
[box: 2, folder: 6]
John Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group pages 35F thru 36D. n.d. 36 items
[box: 2, folder: 7]
John Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group pages 39 thru 39B/C. n.d. 49 items
[box: 2, folder: 8]
John Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group pages 39C thru 39J/D. n.d. 48 items
[box: 2, folder: 9]
John Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group pages 39K thru 39N/D. n.d. 54 items
[box: 3, folder: 1]
John Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group pages 60 thru 62, and 67 thru 67E. n.d. 46 items
[box: 3, folder: 2]
John Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group pages 68 thru 68F. n.d. 68 items
[box: 3, folder: 3]
John Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group pages 69 thru 69C/AA. n.d. 37 items
[box: 3, folder: 4]
John Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group pages 69D thru 69G. n.d. 59 items
[box: 3, folder: 5]
John Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group pages 70 and 76. n.d. 80 items
[box: 3, folder: 6]
Richard Chenoweth - Family group pages 20 and thru 20E/A. n.d. 34 items
[box: 3, folder: 7]
Richard Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group pages 20E/AA thru 20G/D. n.d. 48 items
[box: 3, folder: 8]
Richard Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group pages 20H thru 20I/E. n.d. 51 items
[box: 3, folder: 9]
Richard Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group pages 20I/F thru 20I/GA. n.d. 27 items
[box: 3, folder: 10]
Richard Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group pages 20I/H thru 20I/QA. n.d. 51 items
[box: 3, folder: 11]
Richard Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group pages 20J thru 20L/B. n.d. 57 items
[box: 3, folder: 12]
Richard Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group pages 75 thru 75C/A. n.d. 25 items
[box: 4, folder: 1]
Richard Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group pages 75D thru 75J/B. n.d. 64 items
[box: 4, folder: 2]
Richard Chenoweth, Jr. - Family group pages 75K thru 75M/B. n.d. 28 items
[box: 4, folder: 3]
Hannah Chenoweth - Family group page 8B. n.d. 4 items
[box: 4, folder: 4]
Arthur Chenoweth - Family group pages 37 thru 37H/AA. n.d. 48 items
[box: 4, folder: 5]
Arthur Chenoweth - Family group pages 38 thru 38B. n.d. 28 items
[box: 4, folder: 6]
Arthur Chenoweth - Family group pages 38C thru 38K/AB. n.d. 49 items
[box: 4, folder: 7]
Arthur Chenoweth - Family group pages 63 thru 64D. n.d. 46 items
[box: 4, folder: 8]
Arthur Chenoweth - Family group pages 65 thru 66. n.d. 54 items
[box: 4, folder: 9]
Arthur Chenoweth - Family group pages 71 thru 72. n.d. 57 items
[box: 4, folder: 10]
William Chenoweth - Family group pages 23, 40 and 41. n.d. 51 items
[box: 4, folder: 11]
Thomas Chenoweth - Family group pages 4 thru 6. n.d. 31 items
[box: 4, folder: 12]
Thomas Chenoweth - Family group pages 6A thru 6G. n.d. 63 items
[box: 5, folder: 1]
Thomas Chenoweth - Family group pages 6H thru 7. n.d. 39 items
[box: 5, folder: 2]
Thomas Chenoweth - Family group pages 25 thru 25D. n.d. 47 items
[box: 5, folder: 3]
Thomas Chenoweth - Family group pages 25E thru 25O/E. n.d. 57 items
[box: 5, folder: 4]
Thomas Chenoweth - Family group pages 26 thru 26B/EB. n.d. 48 items
[box: 5, folder: 5]
Thomas Chenoweth - Family group pages 26 thru 26I. n.d. 62 items
[box: 5, folder: 6]
Thomas Chenoweth - Family group pages 27 thru 27B. n.d. 31 items
[box: 5, folder: 7]
Thomas Chenoweth - Family group pages 27 thru 27C/N. n.d. 54 items
[box: 5, folder: 8]
Thomas Chenoweth - Family group pages 27D thru 27K. n.d. 61 items
[box: 5, folder: 9]
Thomas Chenoweth - Family group pages 28 thru 28C. n.d. 44 items
[box: 6, folder: 1]
Thomas Chenoweth - Family group pages 28D thru 28D/C. n.d. 36 items
[box: 6, folder: 2]
Thomas Chenoweth - Family group pages 28E thru 28F/G. n.d. 50 items
[box: 6, folder: 3]
Thomas Chenoweth - Family group pages 28G thru 29. n.d. 60 items
[box: 6, folder: 4]
Thomas Chenoweth - Family group pages 32. n.d. 6 items
[box: 6, folder: 5]
Thomas Chenoweth - Family group pages 32A thru 32A/C. n.d. 20 items
[box: 6, folder: 6]
Thomas Chenoweth - Family group pages 32B thru 32C. n.d. 26 items
[box: 6, folder: 7]
Thomas Chenoweth - Family group pages 32C/A thru 32C/CA. n.d. 30 items
[box: 6, folder: 8]
Thomas Chenoweth - Family group pages 32C/D thru 32E/A. n.d. 21 items
[box: 6, folder: 9]
Thomas Chenoweth - Family group pages 73 thru 73F. n.d. 65 items
[box: 6, folder: 10]
Thomas Chenoweth - Family group pages 73F/A thru 73 M/A. n.d. 34 items
[box: 6, folder: 11]
Thomas Chenoweth - Family group pages 73N thru 73P/B. n.d. 25 items
[box: 6, folder: 12]
Thomas Chenoweth - Family group pages 74, 77, 80, 81, 83, 84. n.d. 45 items
[box: 6, folder: 13]
Unknown Chenoweth family groups (First names A thru B). n.d. 47 items
[box: 7, folder: 1]
Unknown Chenoweth family groups (First names C thru I). n.d. 55 items
[box: 7, folder: 2]
Unknown Chenoweth family groups (First names J thru K). n.d. 83 items
[box: 7, folder: 3]
Unknown Chenoweth family groups (First names L thru S). n.d. 32 items
[box: 7, folder: 4]
Unknown Chenoweth family groups (First names T thru Z). n.d. 34 items
[box: 7, folder: 5]
Research notes, WV. 1982. 1 item
[box: 7, folder: 6]
Research notes, KY, OH. 1983. 59 items
[box: 7, folder: 7]
Research notes, KY, IN, IL. 1984. 22 items
[box: 7, folder: 8]
Research notes, KY, IN, IL. 1984. 37 items
[box: 7, folder: 9]
Research notes, CA, OR, WA. 1985. 24 items
[box: 7, folder: 10]
Research notes, CA, OR, WA. 1985. 24 items
[box: 8, folder: 1]
Research notes, MO, IA, AR. 1986. 17 items
[box: 8, folder: 2]
Research notes, MO, IA, AR. 1986. 18 items
[box: 8, folder: 3]
Research notes, KY, TN, OH. 1987. 29 items
[box: 8, folder: 4]
Research notes, VA, WV, MD, DC. 1987. 14 items
[box: 8, folder: 5]
Research notes, VA, WV, MD, DC. 1987. 14 items
[box: 8, folder: 6]
Research notes, KY, IN, OH. 1988. 12 items
[box: 8, folder: 7]
Research notes, KY, IN, OH. 1988. 23 items
[box: 8, folder: 8]
Research notes, IL, KY. 1988-1989. 6 items
[box: 8, folder: 9]
Research notes, MO. 1987-1989. 9 items
[box: 9, folder: 1]
Research notes, KY, MO, IL. 1990. 17 items
[box: 9, folder: 2]
Research notes, AR, OK, KA, CO, UT, ID, WY, NE, IA. 1991. 34 items
[box: 9, folder: 3]
Research notes, AR, OK, KA, CO, UT, ID, WY, NE, IA. 1991. 19 items
[box: 9, folder: 4]
Research notes, MO, IL. 1992. 13 items
[box: 9, folder: 5]
Research notes, WV, VA. 1992. 11 items
[box: 9, folder: 6]
Research notes, GA, KY, TN. 1993. 3 items
[box: 9, folder: 7]
Research notes, Hazel Lenny. 1987. 1 item
[box: 9, folder: 8]
Research notes, P. C. Chenoweth. 1991. 25 items
[box: 9, folder: 9]
Research notes, Don Long. 1991. 14 items
[box: 9, folder: 10]
Research notes, Elmwood Cemetery, Ollie Lunsford, Robert H. Chenoweth. 1989. 4 items
[box: 9, folder: 11]
Research notes, Virginia Bird Johnson. 1986-1987. 6 items
[box: 9, folder: 12]
Research notes, Virginia Bird Johnson. 1987-1990. 19 items
[box: 10, folder: 1]
Census records - Index. 1890-1910. 40 items
[box: 10, folder: 2]
Census records, AL - FL. 1840-1910. 12 items
[box: 10, folder: 3]
Census records, IL. 1830-1910. 1 item
[box: 10, folder: 4]
Census records, IN. 1820-1910. 1 item
[box: 10, folder: 5]
Census records, IA. 1950-1910. 1 item
[box: 10, folder: 6]
Census records, KY. 1810-1910. 1 item
[box: 10, folder: 7]
Census records, KA. 1855-1976. 1 item
[box: 10, folder: 8]
Census records, LA - MS. 1850-1870. 7 items
[box: 10, folder: 9]
Census records, MO. 1840-1910. 1 item
[box: 10, folder: 10]
Census records, MT-NY. 1860-1870. 6 items
[box: 10, folder: 11]
Census records, OH. 1820-1910. 1 item
[box: 10, folder: 12]
Census records, OK-TN. 1800-1885. 6 items
[box: 10, folder: 13]
Census records, TX-VA. 1759-1910. 3 items
[box: 10, folder: 14]
Census records, WV. 1850-1900. 1 item
[box: 10, folder: 15]
Census records, WA-WY. 1850-1887. 3 items
[box: 11, folder: 1]
Census records, Latter Day Saints series. 1772-1880. 1 item
[box: 11, folder: 2]
Military pension files - Summary and index information. 1984. 6 items
[box: 11, folder: 3]
Chenoweth, A - Military pensions. 1863-1970. 12 items
[box: 11, folder: 4]
Chenoweth, B - Military pensions. 1863-1951. 7 items
[box: 11, folder: 5]
Chenoweth, C - Military pensions. 1865-1988. 7 items
[box: 11, folder: 6]
Chenoweth, D-G - Military pensions. 1815-1989. 14 items
[box: 11, folder: 7]
Chenoweth, H-I - Military pensions. 1862-1988. 12 items
[box: 11, folder: 8]
Chenoweth, J - Military pensions. 1850-1988. 12 items
[box: 11, folder: 9]
Chenoweth, J - Military pensions. 1812-1926. 7 items
[box: 12, folder: 1]
Chenoweth, J - Military pensions. 1866-1922. 11 items
[box: 12, folder: 2]
Chenoweth, J - Military pensions. 1883-1967. 12 items
[box: 12, folder: 3]
Chenoweth, L-M - Military pensions. 1859-1950. 8 items
[box: 12, folder: 4]
Chenoweth, N-R - Military pensions. 1852-1937. 8 items
[box: 12, folder: 5]
Chenoweth, S - Military pensions. 1865-1938. 5 items
[box: 12, folder: 6]
Chenoweth, T - Military pensions. 1814-1946. 5 items
[box: 12, folder: 7]
Chenoweth, T-U - Military pensions. 1812-1926. 4 items
[box: 12, folder: 8]
Chenoweth, W - Military pensions. 1880-1988. 8 items
[box: 12, folder: 9]
Chenoweth, W - Military pensions. 1876-1988. 9 items
[box: 12, folder: 10]
Chenoweth, W - Military pensions. 1865-1951. 8 items
[box: 13, folder: 1]
Chenoweth, A-I - Latter Day Saints family group sheets. 1991. 40 items
[box: 13, folder: 2]
Chenoweth, J-K - Latter Day Saints family group sheets. 1991. 40 items
[box: 13, folder: 3]
Chenoweth, L-Z - Latter Day Saints family group sheets. 1991. 40 items
[box: 13, folder: 4]
Chenoweth - Latter Day Saints Social Security death index. 1991. 1 item
[box: 13, folder: 5]
Chenoweth (by state) - International Genealogy Index. 1991. 1 item
[box: 13, folder: 6]
Latter Day Saints family register. 1981. 1 item
[box: 13, folder: 7]
Illinois - Research notes. 1983-1986. 10 items
[box: 13, folder: 8]
Indiania - Research notes. 1984. 11 items
[box: 13, folder: 9]
Kentucky - Research notes. 1979-1983. 9 items
[box: 13, folder: 10]
Maryland - Research notes. n.d. 6 items
[box: 13, folder: 11]
Missouri - Research notes. n.d. 8 items
[box: 13, folder: 12]
Ohio - Research notes. n.d. 9 items
[box: 13, folder: 13]
Virginia and West Virginia - Research notes. 1987. 23 items
[box: 13, folder: 14]
Various states - Research Notes. n.d. 39 items
[box: 13, folder: 15]
Revolutionary War - Research notes. 1990. 20 items
[box: 13, folder: 16]
War of 1812 - Research notes. n.d. 9 items
[box: 13, folder: 17]
Various wars - Research notes. n.d. 4 items
[box: 13, folder: 18]
Civil War - Research notes. 1980-1990. 19 items
[box: 13, folder: 19]
Civil War - Research notes. n.d. 13 items
[box: 14, folder: 1]
Civil War - Research notes. n.d. 2 items
[box: 14, folder: 2]
Abstracts from Lyman Draper's "Kentucky Papers" related to the Chenoweths. 1787-1891. 1 item
[box: 14, folder: 3]
Marriage and other vital statistic data - Various states. 1984-1990. 13 items
[box: 14, folder: 4]
DOCUMENTARY MATERIALS
[box: 15]
Pike County, [Illinois] History - Excerpts. n.d. 2 items
[box: 15, folder: 1]
Summary of information concerning the burial [in Ohio] of deceased members of the Armed Forces of the United States. 1982. 1 item
[box: 15, folder: 2]
Cousin Jacks: The Cornish in America - Excerpts. n.d. 2 items
[box: 15, folder: 3]
Joseph Hart Chenoweth. 1859-1860. 9 items
[box: 15, folder: 4]
Richard Chenoweth. 1909. 4 items
[box: 15, folder: 5]
Berkeley County, West Virginia, history. 1979. 2 items
[box: 15, folder: 6]
James Q. Chenoweth, 69E. 1963-1973. 8 items
[box: 15, folder: 7]
Ten Mile Country and Its Pioneer Families - Excerpts. n.d. 1 item
[box: 15, folder: 8]
Chenoweth and Cromwell Faimilies of Maryland and Virginia. 1894. 1 item
[box: 15, folder: 9]
History of Randolph County, West Virginia - Excerpts. 1894. 1 item
[box: 15, folder: 10]
Harts of Randolph County, West Virginia - Excerpts. n.d. 3 items
[box: 15, folder: 11]
George McLean diary, 1831-1848. 1831-1848. 1 item
[box: 15, folder: 12]
Hinton and Fairleigh families. 1983-1987. 6 items
[box: 15, folder: 13]
Francis A. Chenoweth. 1909-1985. 6 items
[box: 15, folder: 14]
Chenoweth Society. 1933. 1 item
[box: 15, folder: 15]
Wallace-Milliken and Related Families - Excerpts. 1973. 1 item
[box: 15, folder: 16]
Chenoweth Family Massacre. 1909. 1 item
[box: 15, folder: 17]
History of the Chenoweth Family. 1922. 1 item
[box: 15, folder: 18]
Reminiscing by H. B. Stalnaker. 1982. 1 item
[box: 16, folder: 1]
H. B. Stalnaker - Correspondence. 1986-1993. 41 items
[box: 16, folder: 2]
Bales family. 1986. 1 item
[box: 16, folder: 3]
History of Lower Scioto Valley, Ohio. 1884. 1 item
[box: 16, folder: 4]
Arizona and the West - Excerpts. 1971. 1 item
[box: 16, folder: 5]
Coberly family. n.d. 1 item
[box: 16, folder: 6]
Chenoweth Family. n.d. 1 item
[box: 16, folder: 7]
Archibald S. Chenoweth. 1942-1943. 1 item
[box: 16, folder: 8]
J. V. Chenoweth autobiography. 1981. 1 item
[box: 16, folder: 9]
Lemuel Chenoweth. 1983-1987. 18 items
[box: 16, folder: 10]
Bales family tree. 1977. 6 items
[box: 16, folder: 11]
Mattox and Chenoweth families. n.d. 1 item
[box: 16, folder: 12]
L. C. Chenoweth 35 B/D. 1987. 4 items
[box: 16, folder: 13]
Chenoweth Massacre. 1783-1986. 31 items
[box: 16, folder: 14]
Mulkey and Chenoweth families. 1880-1986. 13 items
[box: 16, folder: 15]

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