Clarke Historical Library
Central Michigan University

Finding aid for
James Brown Family Papers,

Finding aid created by
Marian Matyn

Summary Information
Title: James Brown Family Papers,
Creator: Brown, James, (circa 1930s)
Inclusive dates: 1804-1949, and undated
Extent: .5 cubic feet (in 2 boxes)
The family papers consists of his family genealogical research notes and materials.

Call number: MSS.
Language: The material is in English
Repository: Clarke Historical Library, Central Michigan University
250 East Preston Street
Mount Pleasant, MI 48859
Phone: 989-774-3352
Fax: 989-774-2160

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

no Acc#

Access Restrictions:

James Brown Family Papers are open for research.


Copyright is unknown.

Preferred Citation:

James Brown Family Papers, Folder # , Box #, Clarke Historical Library, Central Michigan University


Arrangement is alphabetical and chronological.



James Brown of Waterford, Ohio, lived in the 1930s and was his family genealogist.

Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of family genealogy notes and copies of records for the Brown, DeLong, Folger, and Hayden families, mostly in Ohio.

Subject Terms

    • Brown, James (circa 1930s)
    • Massachusetts--Genealogy.
    • Connecticut--Genealogy.
    • Ohio--Genealogy.
    Contents List
       Container / Location    Title
    James Brown Family Papers [series]:
    Box   1 F   1
    Account Book, Chandlersville, Ohio, 1839-1840
    Box   1 F   2
    Brown, Amy H., Notebooks, 1933-1938
    Box   1 F   3
    Brown, Amy H., Family Genealogy Correspondence and Notes, 1930-1939
    Box   1 F   4
    Brown, Amy H., Correspondence, 1932-1949, undated
    Box   2 F   1
    Brown, Amy H., History Notes, undated
    Box   2 F   2
    Brown, Amy H., (Ohio) Genealogy (Settled in Waterford, Ohio), circa 1938
    Box   2 F   3
    Brown Family Inheritance Cases, 1816, 1878
    Box   2 F   4
    Brown, Amy, Hiram, and James, Promissory Notes, 1815, 1821-1822
    Box   2 F   5
    Folger, John, Family Genealogy, 1660-1882 1882
    Box   2 F   6
    Hayden, William, Family Genealogy (Connecticut and Massachusetts), 1600-1669, undated
    Box   2 F   7
    Marriage Records, Franklin County, Ohio 1804-1890