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Howard A. Thomas genealogical research files

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Howard A. Thomas genealogical research files, ca. 1884-1992.
Author
Thomas, Howard A.
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Description
11. 5 linear feet (26 boxes).
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Clippings.
  • Correspondence.
  • Genealogical tables.
  • Legal documents.
  • Photographs.
  • Research notes.
Note
  • Julie Harris' note is filed in Noxon Family folder; Glenn Close's and Dick Moores' notes are filed in the Moore/Shields folder.
Source (note)
  • New York Genealogical and Biographical Society
Provenance (note)
  • Presented to the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society by Howard A. Thomas in 1994.
Contents
Box 1. Correspondence: A-L-Ambler family -- Box 2. Ancestral roots-Austin/Greenman/Clarke -- Box 3. Batterson-Crossman -- Box 4. Douglas, Virginia O'Hanlon-Dungan -- Box 5. Dungan source material-El Cid -- Box. 6. Farrington/Haviland/Hicks genealogy-Hill -- Box 7. Huber-Mid-Hudson Genealogical Journal -- Box 8. Moore/Shields-Noxon/Pasco/Stevenson -- Box 9. Odell-Peet -- Box 10. Peet-Plymouth and Mayflower -- Box 11. Rockefeller and Avery-Sincerbeaux -- Box 12-13. Sincerbeaux -- Box 14. Society of Colonial Wars in the State of New York-Thomas and Doyle: records and pictures -- Box 15. Thomas: Hilltown, Pennsylvania and others-Timpson (Timson) -- Box 16. Timpson (Timson) -- Box 17. Timpson, Benjamin-Timpson/Sturtevant -- Box 18. Timpson:vital statistics, etc.-Todd family -- Box 19. Vanderburgh family -- Box 20. Vanderburgh family research-Van Stoutenburgh: Bowne House -- Box 21. Misc. genealogical-Notebooks -- Box 22-25. Unarranged material -- Box. 26. Oversized photograph of Anna Eliza Sincerbox.
Call Number
NYGB Coll 176
OCLC
618385485
Author
Thomas, Howard A.
Title
Howard A. Thomas genealogical research files, ca. 1884-1992.
Summary
Genealogical research papers of Howard A. Thomas, mostly relating to his and his wife's family histories, in the form of typed and handwritten research notes, correspondence (much of it with family members), charts, copies of legal documents, certificates, wills, deeds, and vital records. The principal famlies researched are Ambler, Berry, Doyle, Draper, Dungan, Odell, Peet, Sincerbeaux (Sinsabaugh), Thomas, Timpson (Timson), and Vanderburgh, who settled in Connecticut, Maryland, New York, Nova Scotia, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and elsewhere. There is also some 19th century correspondence between Berry family members; also included are notes from the actresses Glenn Close and Julie Harris, and cartoonist Dick Moores, as well as material on the ancestry of model and actress Brooke Shields.
Biography
Howard A. Thomas (ca. 1899-1998) was a genealogist who received a B.F.A. degree from Cornell University in 1934; he and his wife, Ida Mae Sincerbeaux Thomas, lived in Long Island City, New York.
Provenance
Presented to the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society by Howard A. Thomas in 1994.
Source
New York Genealogical and Biographical Society Gift 2008
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Thomas, Ida Mae Sincerbeaux, 1905- .
New York Genealogical and Biographical Society Collection.
Added Title
Gift of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society.
Research Call Number
NYGB Coll 176
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