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Van Norden family papers

Title
Van Norden family papers, 1867-1923.
Author
Van Norden family.

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Box 2Mixed materialRequest in advance MssCol NYGB 18255 Box 2Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328
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Additional Authors
  • Van Norden, Theodore Langdon.
  • Van Norden, Warner, 1841-1914.
  • New York Genealogical and Biographical Society.
Description
1 lin. ft. (2 boxes)
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society.
Subjects
Genre/Form
Genealogies.
Access (note)
  • Advance notice required. Apply at http://www.nypl.org/mssref
Biography (note)
  • The progenitor of the Van Norden family in America was Pieter Casparszen Van Naerden who first appeared in the historical record in 1621 with other Huguenots and Walloons petitioning the British ambassador at the Hague for permission to emigrate to Virginia.
Provenance (note)
  • Gift of Ottomar H. Van Norden to the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 1947.
Call Number
MssCol NYGB 18255
OCLC
610591600
Author
Van Norden family.
Title
Van Norden family papers, 1867-1923.
Restricted Access
Advance notice required. Apply at http://www.nypl.org/mssref
Summary
Collection contains genealogical notes, history and sketches, mostly typescript, on members of the Van Norden and related families by Warner Van Norden, copies of wills, and a few marriage and death certificates, and personal papers of Warner's son Theodore L. Van Norden, mostly concerning a family financial scandal. The papers of Theodore Van Norden consist of manuscripts, correspondence, legal and financial papers and clippings pertaining to lawsuits against his brother and his wife as well as drawings, paper dolls, poems, stories by children, and a letter and telegram from Theodore Roosevelt.
Biography
The progenitor of the Van Norden family in America was Pieter Casparszen Van Naerden who first appeared in the historical record in 1621 with other Huguenots and Walloons petitioning the British ambassador at the Hague for permission to emigrate to Virginia.
Provenance
Gift of Ottomar H. Van Norden to the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 1947.
Source
MSS 2008M27
Added Author
Van Norden, Theodore Langdon.
Van Norden, Warner, 1841-1914.
New York Genealogical and Biographical Society.
Added Title
Gift of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society.
Research Call Number
MssCol NYGB 18255
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