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Ferguson family papers

Title
Ferguson family papers, 1727-1943 (bulk 1790-1880).
Author
Ferguson family.
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Box 33Mixed materialPermit needed MssCol NYGB 18092 Box 33Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328
Box 32Mixed materialPermit needed MssCol NYGB 18092 Box 32Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328
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Additional Authors
  • Day, John.
  • Ferguson, Helen.
  • Ferguson, Samuel, 1769-1816.
  • Morewood, Edmund.
  • Rawson, Elizabeth Threlkeld.
  • Walton, Abraham.
  • Wordsworth, Dorothy, 1771-1855.
  • New York Genealogical and Biographical Society Collection.
Description
13.2 linear feet (33 boxes).
Summary
The Ferguson family papers, 1727-1943, consist of 18th- and 19th-century correspondence, business records, financial and legal documents, diaries, and family miscellany of the Ferguson and allied families.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Account books.
  • Business records.
  • Diaries.
  • Ephemera.
  • Genealogies.
  • Property records.
  • Wills.
Access (note)
  • Advance notice required. Apply at http://www.nypl.org/mssref
Biography (note)
  • The Fergusons were an English family that settled in New York City beginning around 1802.
Provenance (note)
  • Gift of Alfred Ferguson to the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 1960.
Call Number
MssCol NYGB 18092
OCLC
  • 369445087
  • 369445087
Author
Ferguson family.
Title
Ferguson family papers, 1727-1943 (bulk 1790-1880).
Restricted Access
Advance notice required. Apply at http://www.nypl.org/mssref
Biography
The Fergusons were an English family that settled in New York City beginning around 1802. The patriarch, Samuel Ferguson (1769-1816), born in Halifax, Yorkshire, was a prosperous merchant who established familial and commercial relationships with other wealthy and socially prominent New York families, including the Walton, Morewood, Day, Ogden, Lyde, and Fisher families.
Provenance
Gift of Alfred Ferguson to the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 1960.
Location of Other Archival Materials
Related materials include the Jonathan Ogden Papers, New-York Historical Society, New York, NY.
Finding Aids
Finding aid available in repository and on internet: http://www.nypl.org/research/chss/spe/rbk/faids/18092.pdf
Source
MSS 2008M27
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Finding aid
Occupation
Lawyers.
Merchants.
Added Author
Day, John.
Ferguson, Helen.
Ferguson, Samuel, 1769-1816.
Morewood, Edmund.
Rawson, Elizabeth Threlkeld.
Walton, Abraham.
Wordsworth, Dorothy, 1771-1855.
New York Genealogical and Biographical Society Collection.
Research Call Number
MssCol NYGB 18092
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