TABLE OF CONTENTS


Overview of the Collection

Scope and Content

Restrictions

Index Terms

Container List

Papers circa 1900-1997


RG 074:071, Robert Hilands McKeon Genealogical Papers

Inventory

Finding aid prepared by Mel Smith.

Copyright © 2012 by the Connecticut State Library


Overview of the Collection

Repository: Connecticut State Library
Creator: McKeon, Robert Hilands
Title: Robert Hilands McKeon genealogical papers
Accumulation Dates: circa 1990-1997
Coverage Dates: circa 1795-1954
Quantity: 1 cubic foot
Abstract: Primarily copies of military, pension, and family records. Family names include Goodsell, Highland, Hiland, Hilands, Hoyland, Hoylands, Lowry, McKinney, Mitcheltree, Reznor, and Williams.
Identification: RG074_071
Accession: 2012-030
Language: The records are in English.

Scope and Content

Primarily copies of military, pension, and family records. Family names include Goodsell, Highland, Hiland, Hilands, Hoyland, Hoylands, Lowry, McKinney, Mitcheltree, Reznor, and Williams.

The Goodsell genealogy traces the Goodsell family from immigrant Thomas Goodsell (1646-1713) of New Haven, Connecticut. This volume includes information on the Averill, Blossom, Cogswell, Ferriss, Fitz Randolph, Ford, Gaylord, Goodsell, Jackson, Loweree, Noble, Penfield, Ross, Smith, and Stanley families. Three folders of miscellaneous materials including correspondence, family notes and charts, newspaper clippings, and photographs were removed from between the pages of the volume.

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Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

These papers 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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Index Terms

Family Names:

Goodsell family
Highland family
Hiland family
Hilands family
Hoyland family
Hoylands family
Lowry family
McKinney family
Mitcheltree family
Reznor family
Williams family

Places:

Connecticut -- Genealogy
Ohio -- Genealogy
Pennsylvania -- Genealogy

Document Types:

Clippings (information artifacts)
Correspondence
Genealogies
Military records
Photographs
Scrapbooks

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Container List

Papers, circa 1900-1997
Box
Highland, Daniel B. 1
Died 1863
Civil War military and family records, 80th Ohio Volunteer Regiment, Company A
John Highland - War of 1812
Born 1795, Died 1873
Pension records, Pennsylvania
John Hiland - Ohio - Militia Barry Michigan - War of 1812
Born circa 1797
Abraham T. Hilands
Born 1826, Died 1887
Civil War military and family records, 49th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry Regiment, Company F & staff
Hilands, Daniel
Born circa 1839, Died 1864
6th Pennsylvania Volunteer Heavy Artillery Regiment, Company I
Highlands, John - War of 1812 - PA
Highlands, Reuben Valentine - Civil War records
Born 1822, Died 1904
Military and family records. 105th Ohio Volunteer Infantry Regiment, Company C.
Hoyland, John Walter - Civil War records
Born 1824, Died 1914
31st Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry Regiment, Company B
Hoyland, William B. - Spanish American War
Born 1877, Died 1961
Pension records, 1st Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry Regiment, Company H
Hoylands, Alexander - Civil War records
Born 1837, Died 1921
Pension and family records. 90th Ohio Volunteer Infantry Regiment, Company B.
Hoylands, Benjamin Louis - Civil War records
Born 1827, Died 1911
Pension and family records. 38th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry Regiment, Company D.
Hoylands, David P. - Civil War records 2
Born 1837, Died 1912
Military and family records. 2nd Ohio Volunteer Infantry Regiment, Company E.
Hoylands, Robert W. - 53 Ohio Infantry - Killed in action
Born 1844, Died 1864
Military and family records. 53rd Ohio Volunteer Infantry Regiment, Company E.
Ward Alexander Lowry
Born 1884, Died 1954
World War I pension and family records.
McKinney, Edward M.
Born 1859, Died 1922
Spanish-American War pension, probate & family records, United States 6th Cavalry and 16th Pennsylvania VOlunteer Infantry Regiment, Company D.
Reznor, George
Died 1911
Civil War pension records, 39th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry Regiment, Company G.
Williams, Jesse R.
Born 1830, Died 1914
Civil War, Pennsylvania pension and Soldier Home records.
Independent Hornets
Mercer County, Pennsylvania, militia listing of the "Independent Hornets" circa 1846.
War of 1812, Sons of
"The Record of My Ancestry. The Goodsell Family Book of Origins, Private and Personal, With Hisotrical Notes, Coats of Arms, and Photographs. Traced by Buel Goodsell and Bertha Goodsell", 1 volume + 3 folders of items removed from between pages of volume
Mitchell Family family record
Color photocopies of three family record sheets of the John Irvin Mitcheltree (1824-1875) and Fanny Jane (DeForest) Mitcheltree (1826-1874) Family.