TABLE OF CONTENTS


Overview of the Collection

Biographical Note

Scope and Content

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Container List

Papers undated


RG 074:040, Mahlon Myron Gowdy Genealogical Papers

Inventory of Papers

Finding aid prepared by Connecticut State Library staff.

Copyright © 2009 by the Connecticut State Library


Overview of the Collection

Repository: Connecticut State Library
Creator: Gowdy, Mahlon Myron, b. 1864
Title: Mahlon Myron Gowdy genealogical papers
Dates: undated
Quantity: 0.5 cubic feet
Abstract: Included are genealogical notes regarding the Gowdy family. The majority of the papers consist of Samuel Gowdy's descendants beginning with Robert and Content Gowdy; Hill Gowdy, son of Samuel; Alexander Gowdy and others not of the Samuel Gowdy branch; and duplicate material and items to be looked up and connected.
Identification: RG074_040
Accession: 1978-012
Language: The records are in English.

Biographical Note

Mahlon Myron Gowdy was born in 1864 in Somers, Conn. and died on January 11, 1963 at the age of 98 in Providence, R.I.

Source: "Former Resident Dies at Age 98." Hartford Courant, 1963 January 13, 31A1.

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Scope and Content

Included are genealogical notes regarding the Gowdy family. The majority of the papers consist of Samuel Gowdy's descendants beginning with Robert and Content Gowdy; Hill Gowdy, son of Samuel; Alexander Gowdy and others not of the Samuel Gowdy branch; and duplicate material and items to be looked up and connected.

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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

A family history comprising the surnames of Gade--Gadie--Gaudie--Gawdie--Gawdy--Gowdy--Goudey--Gowdey--Gauden--Gaudern--and the variant forms, from A. D. 800 to A. D. 1919. Compiled from authentic public and private records .. embracing a compendium of family history, genealogy and biography covering a period of eight hundred years. Supplemented by an appendix of gleanings ... illustrated with portraits, views of family seats ... By Hon. Mahlon M. Gowdy ... and edited by Rev. G. T. Ridlon . [CSL call number StLib Stacks CS71.G724 1919]

Gowdy, Gowdie family : History and Genealogy Unit Special Genealogical File, circa 1816 [CSL call number StLib History Reference Spec.Gen.File]

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Index Terms

Persons:

Gowdy, Mahlon Myron, b. 1864

Family Names:

Gowdy family

Places:

Connecticut -- Genealogy

Document Types:

Genealogies

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Administrative Information

Provenance

The papers came to the Connecticut State Library on July 28, 1978, from Ms. Barbara A. Hulburt on behalf of the Gowdy Family Association.

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Container List

Papers, undated
Box Folder
Samuel Gowdy, undated 1 1-2
Hill Gowdy, undated 3-4
Alexander Gowdy, undated 5-6
Duplicate materials, undated 7-8