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Overview of the Collection

Scope and Content

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Container List

Genealogy of the Bliss Family in America circa 1881


RG 074:026, Genealogy of the Bliss Family in America

Finding aid prepared by Connecticut State Library staff.

Copyright © 2009 by the Connecticut State Library


Overview of the Collection

Repository: Connecticut State Library
Creator: Bliss, John Homer
Title: Genealogy of the Bliss family in America
Dates: circa 1881
Quantity: 4 volumes (.5 cubic feet)
Abstract: Includes: Descendants of Thomas Bliss of Hartford, Connecticut; Descendants of Thomas Bliss of Rehoboth, Massachusetts; Descendants of Josiah Bliss of Middletown, Rhode Island.
Identification: RG074_026
Accession: 1936-008
Language: The records are in English.

Scope and Content

Includes: Descendants of Thomas Bliss of Hartford, Connecticut; Descendants of Thomas Bliss of Rehoboth, Massachusetts; Descendants of Josiah Bliss of Middletown, Rhode Island.

This manuscript was included in the volume printed by the John Homer Bliss in 1881, Genealogy of the Bliss Fmaily in America, from about the year 1550 to 1880.

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Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

These records are stored at an off-site facility and therefore may not be available on a same-day basis.

See the Rules and Procedures for Researchers Using Archival Records and Secured Collections policy.

Restrictions on Use

See the Reproduction and Publications of State Library Collections policy.

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Related Material

Genealogy of the Bliss family in America, from about the year 1550-1880. Comp. by John Homer Bliss ...including the compilations of Judge Oliver Bliss Morris ... and Sylvester Bliss. [CSL call number StLib Stacks CS71.B65 1881]

Bliss family : History and Genealogy Unit Special Genealogical File, 1846-1987 [CSL call number StLib History Reference Spec.Gen.File Bliss]

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Index Terms

Persons:

Bliss, John Homer

Family Names:

Bliss family

Places:

Connecticut -- Genealogy
Massachusetts -- Genealogy
Rhode Island -- Genealogy

Document Types:

Genealogies

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Administrative Information

Provenance

Purchased by the Connecticut State Library on September 25, 1936, from Judge George V. Smith, Tolland, Connecticut, through Mr. Harold S. Burt, Examiner of Public Records. Judge Smith was acting as agent for the owner, Mrs. Keith N. Burgess, West Hartford, Connecticut, who had inherited the manuscript from the estate of Edward Fuller, of Tolland, Connecticut.

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Container List

Genealogy of the Bliss Family in America, circa 1881, manuscript, 4 volumes
Box Volume
Descendants of Thomas Bliss of Hartford, Connecticut, Generations 1-6 1 1
Descendants of Thomas Bliss of Hartford, Connecticut, Generations 7-8; Disconnected branches 2
Descendants of Thomas Bliss of Rehoboth, Massachusetts, Generations 1-7; Descendants of Josiah Bliss of Middletown, Rhode Island, Generations 1-6 3
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