date(s):
1831-1891
type(s):
Documentary Artifacts; Collection
A1751 Williams-Creighton Family Papers Inventory of Williams-Creighton Family Papers A1751 EAD by Jaime Bourassa using ArchivesSpace Missouri Historical Society Library and Research Center 2018 225 S. Skinker Blvd. St. Louis, MO 63105 archives@mohistory.org URL: This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2018-09-27 06:39:15 -0500 . English Describing Archives: A Content Standard English Missouri Historical Society Library and Research Center Williams-Creighton Family Papers Williams-Creighton family Williams, Jesse Lynch, 1807-1886 Williams, Susan Creighton A1751 5.25 Cubic Feet (11 boxes) 1831-1891 Processing Information Processed by Molly Kodner, June 1999. Donor Information The papers were found with the Gundlach Collection in 1941. Biographical Sketch Jesse Lynch Williams was born May 6, 1807, in Stokes County, North Carolina, and moved with his family to Richmond, Indiana, in 1820. He married Susan Creighton, daughter of United States Congressman William Creighton, of Chillicothe, Ohio, on November 15, 1831. They had three sons: Edward, Meade, and Henry. Jesse Williams worked as an engineer on canals and railroads mainly in Ohio and Indiana, serving as chief engineer on the Wabash and Erie Canal, and the Fort Wayne and Chicago Railroad. In 1864 Abraham Lincoln appointed Williams as a government director for the Union Pacific Railroad, a position he held until 1869. Williams also worked closely with the Presbyterian church, and helped found the First Presbyterian Church in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Williams died October 9, 1886, in Fort Wayne. Scope and Contents The Williams-Creighton Family Papers consist primarily of correspondence between various members of the two families and their friends which document the activities of the family. The Correspondence to Susan Creighton Williams series focuses mainly on the affairs of her friends and family. It includes one letter written by Susan Williams to an unknown recipient found at the end of the series. The Personal Correspondence to Jesse L. Williams series contains correspondence from his family and friends including several members of the Presbyterian church. The Business Correspondence and Papers of Jesse L. Williams series consists primarily of letters to Williams from his business associates. It also contains a folder of letters from Williams, a folder of letters between his associates, and a folder of miscellaneous business papers. The materials focus on his work with the railroads, land deals, and banking matters. The Correspondence of Other Family Members series contains letters to the three sons of Jesse and Susan from family and friends and a folder of correspondence between various members of the Williams and Creighton families. The Miscellaneous series includes receipts and accounts for household goods, letter fragments, and one folder of miscellaneous items including newspaper clippings, calling cards, invitations, and funeral notices. Arrangement The papers are arranged into five series: Correspondence to Susan Creighton Williams, Personal Correspondence to Jesse L. Williams, Business Correspondence and Papers of Jesse L. Williams, Correspondence of Other Family Members , and Miscellaneous . Each series is arranged alphabetically by the last name of the letter writer. Conditions Governing Access The collection is open for research use. Conditions Governing Use For permission to publish, quote from, or reproduce material in this collection, please contact the Archives Reference Desk at archives@mohistory.org . Copyright restrictions may apply. The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming to the laws of copyright. Physical and Technical Requirements There are no physical or technical restrictions. Preferred Citation Williams-Creighton Family Papers, Missouri Historical Society Archives, St. Louis. Engineers -- Indiana Families -- Indiana Correspondence to Susan Creighton Williams Series A., M.J., friend. (1 item) 1842 July 1 1 Allen, Mary E., friend. (1 item) 1883 Oct 1 2 Anthony, Susan B., friend. (1 item) 1888 Feb 1 3 Baird, J.F., friend. (1 item) 1888 June 1 4 Ball, John C., nephew. (3 items) 1869 Mar-1886 Nov 1 5 Ball, Julia, niece. (6 items) 1873 Dec-1885 Apr 1 6 Ball, Julia C., sister. (49 items) 1849 Jan-1885 Sept; no date 1 7 Ball, Sarah C., niece. (4 items) 1865 June; no date 1 8 Ball, Spencer, nephew. (3 items) 1868 Dec; no date 1 9 Ball, Susan W., niece. (24 items) 1869 Apr-1887 Dec; no date 1 10 Ball, William C., nephew. (3 items) 1869 June-1876 Aug 1 11 Ball, William J., brother-in-law. (6 items) 1851 Oct-1864 July 1 12 Bemison[?], T.H., friend. (1 item) 1881 Jan 1 13 Berdan, George, friend. (7 items) 1851 May-1852 Mar; no date 1 14 Berdan, P., friend. (4 items) 1852 Feb-1888 Feb 1 15 Bigger, Ellen, friend. (1 item) 1848 Dec 1 16 Burgess, Eliza D., sister-in-law. (5 items) 1853 Mar-1886 Oct 1 17 Butler, Charles, friend. (1 item) 1886 Oct 1 18 Carroll, Laura, niece. (4 items) 1851 Apr-Sept 1 19 Carroll, Thomas, friend. (1 item) 1849 Jan 1 20 Carson, W.W., friend. (1 item) 1869 June 1 21 Churchill, Ella D., friend. (1 item) 1872 Apr 1 22 Cooke, Julia M., friend. (2 items) 1848 July 1 23 Creighton, Anna B., niece. (1 item) 1880 Oct 1 24 Creighton, Belle G., sister-in-law. (7 items) 1857 Apr-1890 Dec 1 25 Creighton, Bettie Meade, niece. (21 items) 1873 July-1888 Dec; no date 1 26 Creighton, D. Meade, brother. (34 items) 1848 Aug-1876 Nov 1 27 Creighton, D. Meade, brother. (74 items) 1877 Feb-1888 Jan; no date 1 28 Creighton, E., mother. (6 items) 1848 Mar-1852 Feb 1 29 Creighton, Edward W., nephew. (1 item) 1891 Jan 1 30 Creighton, Jane, sister [-in-law?]. (7 items) 1855 July-1886 Oct 1 31 Creighton, Janie B., niece. (12 items) 1883 Mar-1887 Aug 1 32 Creighton, John, nephew. (1 item) 1888 Sept 1 33 Creighton, M.H., sister [-in-law?]. (3 items) 1875 Aug-1883 May 1 34 Creighton, Maggie T., niece. (30 items) 1867 Dec-1888 Feb; no date 1 35 Creighton, William H., brother. (2 items) 1862 Oct-Dec 1 36 Creighton, Will, nephew. (1 item) 1886 Oct 1 37 Cullen, Susan M., friend. (1 item) 1866 Apr 1 38 Dawkins, Ellen, friend. (90 items) 1853 Apr-1876 July; no date 1 39 De la Camp, John, friend. (2 items) 1886 Nov; 1888 Feb 2 1 Dennis, Carrie, niece. (2 items) 1888 Mar; 1889 Dec 2 2 Dennis, Laura C., niece. (1 item) 1888 Mar 2 3 Dennison[?], Susan W., friend. (1 item) 1855 July 2 4 De Soto, Thekla, friend. (3 items) 1868 Oct-1869 Feb 2 5 Devereaux[?], --, friend. (1 item) 1859 Sept 2 6 Dickson, H.S., friend. (5 items) 1847 Oct-1886 Dec 2 7 Dickson, Nellie, friend. (1 item) No year Sept 2 8 Dickson, Sarah M., friend. (48 items) 1847 Sept-1878 Dec 2 9 Dickson, Sarah M., friend. (39 items) 1879 Apr-1888 Feb; no date 2 10 Diney, Elizabeth, friend. (1 item) 1864 June 2 11 Douglas, Anne M., friend. (2 items) 1876 Apr; No year Aug 2 12 Douglas, M.E., friend. (1 item) No year Oct 2 13 Dunham, Martha C., friend. (1 item) 1886 Nov 2 14 Dunn, A.E., friend. (1 item) 1859 Oct 2 15 Edgerton, Fanny, friend,. (1 item) No date 2 16 Edwards, Effie, friend. (4 items) 1866 Jan-1880 Apr 2 17 Edwards, Eliza R., friend. (45 items) 1853 May-1879 July; no date 2 18 Edwards, J., friend. (4 items) 1867 Jan-1880 Apr 2 19 Faris, John M., friend. (1 item) 1886 Oct 2 20 Farnham, M.J., friend. (1 item) 1873 Oct 2 21 Fisher, Charles G., friend. (1 item) 1875 May 2 22 Fitch, H.O., friend. (2 items) No year June, July 2 23 Franklin, Kate, friend. (1 item) No year Sept 2 24 Fuller, L., friend. (1 item) No year June 2 25 Gand, Nora E., friend. (1 item) 1885 Nov 2 26 Godown, Fannie F., friend. (2 items) 1880 Sept; 1886 Oct 2 27 Gooding, Anna M., friend. (1 item) 1878 Oct 2 28 Goodman, M.E., friend. (1 item) 1886 Oct 2 29 Gould, R., friend. (1 item) 1864 Mar 2 30 Greer, Emily L., friend. (2 items) 1851 Sept; 1869 Jan 2 31 Greer, James, friend. (2 items) 1853 May; 1869 Jan 2 32 H., Mary C., friend. (1 item) No date 2 33 Haines, F.E.H., friend. (3 items) 1880 Jan, June; no date 2 34 Hall, Sarah L., friend. (3 items) 1874 Jan; 1881 Nov-Dec 2 35 Halls, Sallie L., friend. (1 item) 1865 Dec 2 36 Hamilton, E.J., friend. (5 items) 1866 June-1867 Apr; no date 2 37 Hearne, Mrs. Joseph, friend. (1 item) 1873 Mar 2 38 Higgins, Anne C., niece. (13 items) 1882 Feb-1890 Dec 2 39 Hoffman, Susan, friend. (1 item) 1864 Aug 2 40 Hoge, Jane C., friend. (1 item) 1875 Dec 2 41 Holiday, L.N., friend. (1 item) 1883 Dec 2 42 Hood, L., friend. (2 items) 1870 Sept-1871 Jan 2 43 Hood, L. Williams, friend. (1 item) No date 2 44 Hood, Sue, friend. (1 item) 1854 Apr 2 45 Hopkins, Sallie, niece. (6 items) 1858 Apr-1886 Oct 2 46 Hopkins, Sarah A., niece. (1 item) No year Mar 2 47 Hough, Sarah D., friend. (1 item) 1886 Oct 2 48 Howe, S.C., friend. (1 item) 1872 Feb 2 49 Humphrey, Mary, friend. (1 item) No year Oct 2 50 Irwin, John S., friend. (1 item) 1878 Nov 2 51 Jackson, N.A., friend. (1 item) 1886 Oct 2 52 James, J.B., friend. (1 item) 1860 May 2 53 Johnson, Herrick, friend. (1 item) 1886 Oct 2 54 L., Florence, cousin. (8 items) 1864 Jan-1879 Jan 2 55 Lilton, A.D., friend. (1 item) 1865 Nov 2 56 Lloyd, Rev. J.P., friend. (1 item) 1886 Oct 2 57 Long, Mason, friend. (1 item) 1886 Oct 2 58 Longworth, Allie, friend. (1 item) No year Aug 2 59 Lonkist, G., friend. (1 item) 1848 Dec 2 60 Love, --, friend. (1 item) 1871 Jan 2 61 Love, Laura L., cousin. (4 items) 1862 Nov-1866 Mar 2 62 Lowrey, Katharine W., friend. (1 item) 1886 Oct 2 63 Lowrie, Alice H., friend. (1 item) 1875 May 2 64 Lowrie, Gibson, friend. (1 item) 1886 Oct 2 65 Lowrie, Harvey, friend. (1 item) 1886 Oct 2 66 Lowrie, Samuel T., friend. (1 item) 1877 June 2 67 Luckett, Jane, friend. (13 items) 1868 Mar-1888 Nov; no date 2 68 Magie, David, friend. (1 item) 1853 July 2 69 Marks, Rev. S.F., friend. (1 item) 1886 Oct 2 70 Massie, D. Meade, cousin. (1 item) 1875 Oct 2 71 Massie, Nathan, cousin. (3 items) 1870 July-1871 Jan 2 72 McAfee, Lapsley A., friend. (2 items) 1887 Jan; No year Aug 2 73 McClelland, A.C., friend. (1 item) 1847 Nov 2 74 McCoy, Betsey, cousin. (1 item) No year May 2 75 McKinen[?], R.T., friend. (1 item) 1881 Oct 2 76 Mendenhall, Arthur, nephew. (1 item) 1858 Oct 2 77 Mendenhall, Rev. H.G., ?. (1 item) 1886 Oct 2 78 Mendenhall, H.W., nephew. (1 item) 1853 Sept 2 79 Mendenhall, Mary, niece. (8 items) 1881 Nov-1887 Dec; no date 2 80 Merrill, Catharine, friend. (1 item) 1869 June 2 81 Meyer, C.F.G., friend. (1 item) 1888 Feb 3 1 Meyers, L.H., friend. (1 item) 1886 Dec 3 2 Morley, Francis A., friend. (1 item) 1858 Apr 3 3 Muldoon, Mary, friend. (1 item) 1882 June 3 4 Munger, Eugenia, friend. (3 items) 1880 Nov-1886 Oct 3 5 Noel, S.C., friend. (1 item) 1862 Oct 3 6 Peet, Charles, nephew. (1 item) 1864 Mar 3 7 Peet, Rev. Edward W., brother-in-law. (23 items) 1853 May-1879 May 3 8 Peet, George J., nephew. (5 items) 1858 Jan-1881 Nov 3 9 Peet, Henry, nephew. (2 items) 1886 Sept; 1886 Oct 3 10 Peet, Julia K., niece. (1 item) No year Dec 3 11 Peet, Sarah C., sister. (68 items) 1847 Oct-1868 Dec 3 12 Peet, Sarah C., sister. (51 items) 1869?-1878 Aug 3 13 Peet, Sarah C., sister. (62 items) 1879?-1883 July; no date 3 14 Peet, W. Creighton, nephew. (4 items) 1856 June-1860 May 3 15 Pendleton, Anna, friend. (1 item) 1889 Apr 3 16 Perry, Elizabeth W., niece. (1 item) 1868 Aug 3 17 Pierce, Mary, friend. (1 item) 1859 May 3 18 Rankin, A.T., friend. (1 item) 1882 Mar 3 19 Ray, John M., friend. (1 item) 1864 Mar 3 20 Riddle, Sue, friend. (5 items) No date 3 21 Riheldaffer, J.G., friend. (2 items) 1852 Nov; 1886 Dec 3 22 Robinson, M.A., friend. (1 item) 1866 Mar 3 23 Robinson, S.R., friend. (2 items) 1876 Mar; 1878 Aug 3 24 Sheets, Mary, friend. (17 items) 1858 Mar-1886 Oct 3 25 Skinner, Thomas H., friend. (1 item) 1886 Oct 3 26 Sterling, --, friend. (1 item) No year Oct 3 27 Stevenson, Cecilia H., friend. (4 items) 1866 Oct-1877 Jan 3 28 Stevenson, J.M. & C.H., friends. (2 items) 1889 Mar, Oct 3 29 Strong, A.M., cousin. (5 items) 1848 July-1859 Feb 3 30 Sturgis, Louisa, friend. (1 item) 1853 Jan 3 31 Taylor, Lottie K., friend. (1 item) No date 3 32 Thomas, Sarah W., niece. (3 items) 1876 May-1888 Mar 3 33 Tickler, Anne, friend. (1 item) 1870 July 3 34 Tiffin, Diathea M., friend. (8 items) 1878 Feb-1891 Jan 3 35 Townley, E., friend. (1 item) 1864 Aug 3 36 Trevor[?], Kate B., friend. (2 items) 1869?; 1875 July 3 37 Tytus, Minnie Ewing, friend. (1 item) 1886 Oct 3 38 Van Cleve, C.O., friend. (5 items) 1862 Dec-1869 Mar; no date 3 39 W., R.A., friend. (1 item) 1884 Jan 4 1 Wallace, Charles, cousin. (1 item) 1886 Oct 4 2 Wallace, Thomas, friend. (1 item) 1865 Sept 4 3 Weaver, Sarah L., friend. (2 items) 1859 May; no date 4 4 Webb, Sallie W., niece. (2 items) 1868 Nov; 1886 June 4 5 Wells, D.B., friend. (1 item) 1886 Oct 4 6 Welsh, James M.L., friend. (1 item) 1870 Aug 4 7 Wickersham, Jessie Haugh, friend. (2 items) 1886 Oct; 1888 Feb 4 8 Williams, Abby Townley, daughter-in-law. (14 items) 1852 Nov-1881 Mar; no date 4 9 Williams, Achilles, brother-in-law. (4 items) 1851 July-1859 Dec; no date 4 10 Williams, Alice, niece. (3 items) 1854 Jan; 1863 May; No year Apr 4 11 Williams, Allen Hamilton, grandson. (3 items) 1879 Oct, 1888 Mar-May 4 12 Williams, Arthur, nephew. (1 item) 1886 Oct 4 13 Williams, Bettie R., daughter-in-law. (63 items) 1866 Oct-1878 Dec 4 14 Williams, Bettie R., daughter-in-law. (87 items) 1879 Feb-1889 Dec; no date 4 15 Williams, Burton, grandson. (1 item) No year Apr 4 16 Williams, Charles, nephew. (3 items) 1888 Feb-1890 Jan 4 17 Williams, Creighton, grandson. (2 items) 1888 Sept; No year Mar 4 18 Williams, David R., grandson. (7 items) 1875 May-1888 Dec; no date 4 19 Williams, Edward P., son. (40 items) 1851 Oct-1857 Dec 4 20 Williams, Edward P., son. (66 items) 1858 Jan-1890 Oct; no date 4 21 Williams, Henry, son. (13 items) 1859 Dec-1890 Jan 4 22 Williams, Jesse L., grandson. (2 items) 1889 Jan; 1890 Jan 4 23 Williams, Jesse L., husband. (95 items) 1840[?] Aug-1860 June 4 24 Williams, Jesse L., husband. (88 items) 1862 Jan-1866 Dec 4 25 Williams, Jesse L., husband. (88 items) 1867 Jan-1884 June 5 1 Williams, Jesse L., husband. (90 items) No date 5 2 Williams, Meade C., son. (66 items) 1853 Apr-1870 Nov 5 3 Williams, Meade C., son. (86 items) 1871 Feb-1890 Jan; no date 5 4 Williams, N.J., sister-in-law. (1 item) 1845 July 5 5 Williams, Sallie, niece. (1 item) No year May 5 6 Williams, Sarah A., niece. (1 item) 1857 May 5 7 Williams, Sue C., granddaughter. (5 items) 1886 Apr-1889 Dec 5 8 Williams, Tyrrell, grandson. (2 items) 1882 Feb; 1889 Jan 5 9 Wilson, Amanda E., friend. (3 items) 1857 Apr; 1867 Oct; no date 5 10 Wilson, Elizabeth E., friend. (1 item) 1886 Oct 5 11 Wilson, Mary T., friend. (1 item) 1869 Feb 5 12 Wilson, Oliver M., friend. (1 item) 1886 Oct 5 13 Wines, Elizabeth, friend. (1 item) 1854 July 5 14 Wood Harriet C., friend. (1 item) 1887 Oct 5 15 Woodson, D.M., cousin. (1 item) 1872 June 5 16 Woodson, Evelyn, cousin. (5 items) 1857 June; 1869 Mar; no date 5 17 Woodson, Jessamine, cousin. (20 items) 1859 Feb-1887 June 5 18 Yeo[?], Marth A., niece. (1 item) 1866 Mar 5 19 Zallars, Allen, friend. (1 item) 1886 Oct 5 20 [unsigned]. (2 items) No date 5 21 --, Maria, niece. (1 item) 1855 Feb 5 22 --, Sallie, niece. (1 item) 1857 Apr 5 23 --, June, friend. (1 item) 1831 Sept 5 24 --, Lavinia, friend. (5 items) 1854 Sept-1860 Mar; no date 5 25 --, Sue, friend. (1 item) 1860 Mar 5 26 --, Susan, friend. (1 item) No date 5 27 Letter from Susan C. Williams to unknown. (1 item) 1859 May 5 28 Personal Correspondence to Jesse L. Williams Series Alldredge, Aaron, friend. (1 item) 1853 June 6 1 Allen, N., friend. (1 item) 1852 Jan 6 2 Allison, Rev. James, friend. (1 item) 1886 May 6 3 Ball, John C., nephew. (1 item) 1887 Aug 6 4 Ball, William C., nephew. (3 items) 1874 Feb-1881 Apr 6 5 Ball, William J., brother-in-law. (7 items) 1852 May-1866 May 6 6 Berdan, George, friend. (3 items) 1851 Jan-Oct 6 7 Berdan, John, friend. (1 item) 1854 Nov 6 8 Blythe, J.W., friend. (2 items) 1859 May, June 6 9 Bogle, James, friend. (1 item) 1853 May 6 10 Brown, Rev. J.C., friend. (3 items) 1859 Jan, Mar 6 11 Burgess, M.L., nephew. (4 items) 1867 May-1875 Apr 6 12 Bush, Samuel W., friend. (1 item) 1875 July 6 13 Carroll, Robert W., nephew. (5 items) 1865 Oct-1881 Sept 6 14 Carroll, Thomas. (2 items) 1849?; 1859 Sept 6 15 Cattell, T.W., friend. (5 items) 1852 Sept-1853 Nov 6 16 Chislett, John, friend. (1 item) 1859 May 6 17 Coe, James, et. al., circular letter. (1 item) 1854 Nov 6 18 Cowgill, C. (3 items) 1859 Feb-1865 Sept 6 19 Creighton, Bettie Meade, niece. (1 item) 1879 Mar 6 20 Creighton, D. Meade, brother-in-law. (15 items) 1850 Feb-1881 Apr 6 21 Creighton, Jane B., niece. (1 item) 1883 Sept 6 22 Creighton, William H., brother-in-law. (10 items) 1852 Sept-1868 Dec 6 23 Cutler, Simon M., friend. (1 item) 1852 Mar 6 24 Daniels, Susan, friend. (2 items) 1852 Oct-Nov 6 25 Davis, Charles F., friend. (1 item) 1854 Oct 6 26 Deal, L.M., friend. (1 item) 1859 Mar 6 27 Dickson, Rev. H.S., friend. (2 items) 1854 Feb; 1859 Apr 6 28 Donaldson, J.B., friend. (1 item) 1874 Jan 6 29 Dykes, R., friend. (2 items) 1852 June; 1853 Sept 6 30 Edsall, Samuel, friend. (1 item) 1852 Jan 6 31 Edwards, Rev, J., friend. (4 items) 1852 Aug-1875 Mar 6 32 Elliott, Charles, friend. (2 items) 1866 May; 1874 Nov 6 33 Elliott, Rev. D., friend. (1 item) 1859 Nov 6 34 Erskine, Rev. E., friend. (1 item) 1866 June 6 35 Erwin, John W., friend. (2 items) 1859 Jan, Apr 6 36 Ewing, F.N., friend. (1 item) 1859 July 6 37 Ewing, William G., friend. (1 item) 1852 June 6 38 Faris, Rev. John M., friend. (1 item) 1875 Apr 6 39 Fleetwood, S.H., friend. (2 items) 1852 Apr; 1853 Dec 6 40 Furrow[?], J.M., friend. (4 items) 1859 Apr-Dec 6 41 Gallaway, Samuel, friend. (1 item) 1853 Mar 6 42 Gooding, William, friend. (5 items) 1852 Aug-1859 Mar 6 43 Greer, James, friend. (1 item) 1854 Apr 6 44 Grover, Rev. J.L., friend. (1 item) 1857 Mar 6 45 Hawley, M.S., friend. (1 item) 1859 July 6 46 Henry, Rev. R.W., friend. (3 items) 1859 Apr-Dec 6 47 Hillyer, John, friend. (1 item) 1859 June 6 48 Hiner, Eli, friend. (1 item) 1853 Sept 6 49 Hoge, A.H., friend. (1 item) 1875 Nov 6 50 Holmes, William G., friend. (1 item) 1869 Dec 6 51 Hopkins, Sallie, niece. (1 item) 1865 Feb 6 52 Hubbard, William, friend. (2 items) 1843 Jan; 1852 Jan 6 53 Hudson, H.R., friend. (1 item) 1854 Aug 6 54 Hughes, Rev. L., friend. (2 items) 1859 Oct, Dec 6 55 Humphrey, Rev. E.P., friend. (1 item) 1859 June 6 56 Irwin, Rev. J.C., friend. (1 item) 1866 Apr 6 57 Jacobs, Rev. M.W., friend. (2 items) 1874 Nov 6 58 Jervis, John B., friend. (1 item) 1852 Jan 6 59 Johnson, J.B., friend. (2 items) 1844 Jan-Feb 6 60 Johnston, James M., friend. (2 items) 1865 Aug; No year June 6 61 Johnston, John, friend. (1 item) 1854 June 6 62 Jones, John D., friend. (1 item) 1854 May 6 63 Keil, D.H., friend. (1 item) 1878 Aug 6 64 Kelsey, C.E., friend. (3 items) 1859 Mar, Apr 6 65 Kemper, J.S., friend. (1 item) 1866 June 6 66 Leavenworth, Rev. C., friend. (1 item) 1852 July 6 67 Leyman, Harvey, friend. (1 item) 1859 July 6 68 Lord, Rev. Willis, friend. (2 items) 1865 Aug; 1866 Apr 6 69 Lowrie, John M., friend. (10 items) 1855 Aug-1866 Sept 6 70 Lynch, Mary, cousin. (1 item) 1875 Oct 6 71 MacMaster, Rev. E.D., friend. (15 items) 1857 Sept-1866 June 6 72 Marquis, R.C., friend. (1 item) 1866 Apr 6 73 Mason, Rev. J.D., friend. (1 item) 1859 Nov 6 74 McClintock, Rev. J.C., friend. (1 item) 1878 Apr 6 75 McKinney, Rev. David, friend. (1 item) 1859 May 6 76 Mendenhall, H.S., ?. (2 items) 1875 Feb; 1878 Jan 6 77 Mendenhall, Henry W., nephew. (1 item) 1852 Aug 6 78 Mendenhall, Ira, ?. (1 item) 1852 Sept 6 79 Mendenhall, J.E., nephew. (3 items) 1859 Apr-1873 Nov 6 80 Mendenhall, J.R., ?. (3 items) 1852 May; 1855 Oct; 1865 Sept 6 81 Mendenhall, Mary, niece. (4 items) 1879 Sept-1883 Feb 6 82 Mendenhall, Sallie E., niece. (2 items) 1880 July; 1884 Sept 6 83 Moore, Rev. William D., friend. (1 item) 1852 Sept 6 84 Munn, Rev. C.A., friend. (2 items) 1866 Apr, May 6 85 Nelson, J.D.G., friend. (1 item) 1878 Jan 6 86 Neuman, M.B., friend. (1 item) 1852 June 6 87 Newport, Rev. S.G., friend. (2 items) 1865 Aug; 1866 Apr 6 88 Oppenheimer, Moses, friend. (1 item) 1854 Mar 6 89 Orff, H., friend. (1 item) 1865 Jan 6 90 Orton[?], B., friend. (1 item) 1854 Oct 6 91 Palmer, John D., friend. (1 item) 1865 Aug 6 92 Patton, Rev. Francis L., friend. (1 item) 1874 Nov 6 93 Peet, Edward, brother-in-law. (13 items) 1859 July-1874 Aug 6 94 Peet, F.T., ?. (3 items) 1852 Dec; 1857 Apr; 1864 May 6 95 Peet, George J., nephew. (3 items) 1859 Aug; 1875 Dec; 1878 Aug 6 96 Peet, H.J., nephew. (1 item) 1883 Mar 6 97 Peet, W.C., nephew. (1 item) 1873 Dec 6 98 Perry, Elizabeth W., niece. (1 item) 1880 Aug 6 99 Rathborne, R.W., friend. (1 item) 1865 Aug 7 1 Ray, James M., friend. (6 items) 1852 Mar-1875 Mar 7 2 Rice, J.A., friend. (1 item) 1859 May 7 3 Riheldoffer, Rev. J.G., friend. (4 items) 1859 Jan-Nov 7 4 Robbins, E.C., friend. (1 item) 1854 Sept 7 5 Rogers, Rev. W.S., friend. (1 item) 1852 Oct 7 6 R.W. Carroll & Co., ?. (1 item) 1865 Oct 7 7 Scarbrough, W.W., friend. (1 item) 1866 June 7 8 Schenck, W.E., friend. (1 item) 1866 June 7 9 Shulze, N.S., friend. (1 item) 1878 Jan 7 10 Sickels, Rev. William, friend. (1 item) 1859 Oct 7 11 Skinner, Thomas H., friend. (2 items) 1878 Apr-May 7 12 Smetzer, Charles, friend. (1 item) 1866 May 7 13 Smith, Rev. Henry M., friend. (1 item) 1859 Mar 7 14 Smith, Richard, friend. (1 item) 1866 June 7 15 Stanton, Rev. R.S., friend. (16 items) 1858 May-1866 Apr 7 16 Stem, Herman E., friend. (1 item) 1852 Aug 7 17 Stevenson, Rev. David, friend. (1 item) 1859 Apr 7 18 Stevenson, Rev. J.M., friend. (9 items) 1852 Jan-1866 Apr 7 19 Stewart, D.M., friend. (1 item) 1854 Aug 7 20 Stryker, J.P., friend. (1 item) 1859 Feb 7 21 Stryker, Rev. W.M., friend. (1 item) 1857 May 7 22 Taker[?], Stephen C., friend. (1 item) 1859 May 7 23 Taylor, J.L., friend. (1 item) 1852 Aug 7 24 Terrell, W.H.H., friend. (1 item) 1875 Jan 7 25 Thomas, Rev. Thomas E., friend. (2 items) 1857 Sept; 1859 May 7 26 Thomson, Rev. S.H., friend. (2 items) 1859 Feb, Apr 7 27 Tillett, James, friend. (1 item) 1859 Sept 7 28 Van Cleve, Gen. H.P., friend. (1 item) 1865 Aug 7 29 Waller, Rev. D.J., friend. (1 item) 1856 Aug 7 30 Walpole, R.L., friend. (1 item) 1852 Jan 7 31 Warren, Rev. Joseph, friend. (1 item) 1859 Nov 7 32 Webb, Benjamin, friend. (1 item) 1877 Feb 7 33 West, Rev. N., friend. (2 items) 1859 Mar, Apr 7 34 Western Biographical Publishing Co., friend. (1 item) 1878 July 7 35 White, Rev. A.D., friend. (1 item) 1848 Feb 7 36 Williams, Achilles, brother. (38 items) 1850 Nov-1878 Feb 7 37 Williams, Allen Hamilton, grandson. (1 item) 1877 Aug 7 38 Williams, Charles H., nephew. (4 items) 1852 Nov-1859 Sept 7 39 Williams, Edward P., son. (52 items) 1852 Sept-1875 Apr 7 40 Williams, Edward P., son. (50 items) 1875 July-1883 Mar; no date 7 41 Williams, G.S., nephew. (5 items) 1852 June; 1854 Apr-Nov; 1859 Feb 7 42 Williams, H.J., sister. (2 items) 1851 July; 1854 Nov 7 43 Williams, Henry, son. (50 items) 1865 Nov-1870 Feb 7 44 Williams, Henry, son. (64 items) 1874 Mar-1884 Aug 7 45 Williams, Hiram G., ?. (1 item) 1852 May 7 46 Williams, J.P., niece/nephew. (1 item) 1861 Feb 7 47 Williams, Joseph, nephew. (4 items) 1843 Aug; 1854 July-Oct 7 48 Williams, Joseph, cousin. (1 item) 1854 Sept 7 49 Williams, Mary Hamilton, daugther-in-law. (1 item) 1879 Nov 7 50 Williams, Meade C., son. (56 items) 1852 Oct-1874 Sept 8 1 Williams, Meade C., son. (64 items) 1875 Feb-1883 Mar; no date 8 2 Williams, M.T., nephew. (11 items) 1865 July-1881 Dec 8 3 Williams, R.S., niece/nephew. (3 items) 1853 Apr-Nov 8 4 Williams, Susan, wife. (79 items) 1850 Feb-1854 Dec 8 5 Williams, Susan, wife. (80 items) 1855 Jan-1869 June 8 6 Williams, Susan, wife. (35 items) 1870 Feb-1883 Mar; no date 8 7 Wilson, Rev. H.R., friend. (1 item) 1852 Oct 8 8 Wilson, Joseph M., friend. (1 item) 1859 Feb 8 9 Wilson, Rev. S.T., friend. (1 item) 1859 Aug 8 10 Wilson, T.H., friend. (7 items) 1859 Apr-July 8 11 Wilson, W.S., friend. (3 items) 1859 June; 1865 Sept 8 12 Wood, Rev. James, friend. (2 items) 1861 Apr; 1866 May 8 13 Woodson, Jessamine, ?. (1 item) 1883 Feb 8 14 Woodson, T., friend. (2 items) 1854 Nov; 1869 Mar 8 15 Wright, Rev. E.W., friend. (2 items) 1859 Mar-Apr 8 16 Wright, Gov. Joseph, friend. (1 item) 1852 Aug 8 17 Yorkam, C.D., friend. (1 item) 1871 Nov 8 18 Zern, Henry, friend. (1 item) 1859 Oct 8 19 Business Correspondence and Papers of Jesse L. Williams Series Abbot, E.P. (2 items) 1854 May, Aug 8 20 Allin, E.B. (1 item) 1859 Feb 8 21 Ames, Oakes. (1 item) 1866 May 8 22 Anderson, J.B.. (2 items) 1859 Mar, May 8 23 Anthony, Samuel. (7 items) 1852 Jan-1854 Jan 8 24 Aughinbaugh, J. (8 items) 1865 Aug-1866 June 8 25 Bache, A.D. (1 item) 1859 Nov 8 26 Barlow, J. (1 item) 1854 Jan 8 27 Blair, Lyman. (1 item) 1865 Aug 8 28 Blickenderfer, Jr., J. (1 item) 1859 Aug 8 29 Bliss, Lester. (1 item) 1852 June 8 30 Blythe, James. (1 item) 1859 Apr 8 31 Bolton, Jackson P. (2 items) 1852 Mar, Sept 8 32 Boss, D.M. (1 item) 1859 May 8 33 Bradley, A. (5 items) 1859 Feb-Oct 8 34 Brooks, J.W. (1 item) 1853 Aug 8 35 Buckinghams & Guthrie. (1 item) 1852 Mar 8 36 Burk, John. (1 item) 1852 Aug 8 37 Butler, Charles. (10 items) 1852 June-1866 Apr 8 38 Canover, A.G. (1 item) 1859 Apr 8 39 Carlisle, George. (1 item) 1854 Feb 8 40 Carter, R.K. (8 items) 1852 Jan-1854 July 8 41 Case, Charles. (1 item) 1859 Dec 8 42 Chislett, John. (1 item) 1859 July 8 43 Chute, Richard. (1 item) 1857 May 8 44 Connor, J.D. (1 item) 1866 May 8 45 Coss[?], G.W. (1 item) 1873 Nov 8 46 Cox, E.T. (1 item) 1873 Nov 8 47 Crozier, John. (1 item) 1859 Dec 8 48 Dart, G.L. (2 items) 1852 June 8 49 Dillon, John B. (2 items) 1859 July, Dec 8 50 Dowling, Thomas. (5 items) 1859 Apr-July; 1866 Apr- May 9 1 Drake, E.F. (1 item) 1852 July 9 2 Draper, Charles G. (5 items) 1853 Dec-1854 Apr 9 3 Drummond, J.N. (1 item) 1859 Sept 9 4 Duncombe, John F. (1 item) 1859 July 9 5 Dunn, D.M. (1 item) 1852 Sept 9 6 Duprey, T. Haskins. (6 items) 1859 Jan-Apr 9 7 Durant, L.C. (1 item) 1866 June 9 8 Dutton, H. (5 items) 1852 Nov-1854 Dec; 1865 Aug 9 9 Eagle, Francis M. (1 item) 1859 Oct 9 10 Eckles, D.R. (1 item) 1853 Sept 9 11 Edgerton, A.P. (2 items) 1853 Jan; 1859 July 9 12 Effinger, R.P. (4 items) 1853 Oct; 1854 Feb; 1859 Sept; 1865 Aug 9 13 Ellis, E.W.H. (3 items) 1852 Feb-1853 Dec 9 14 Evans, John. (2 items) 1852 Oct; 1866 May 9 15 E.W. Clark & Co. (1 item) 1859 Aug 9 16 Fauntleroy, H. (1 item) 1866 June 9 17 Foster, J.P. (2 items) 1866 May-June 9 18 Gest, Erasmus. (1 item) 1853 Aug 9 19 Glass, Samuel. (1 item) 1859 June 9 20 Goodrich, George W. (4 items) 1865 Aug-1866 May 9 21 Grant, James. (1 item) 1852 Mar 9 22 Green, William. (2 items) 1852 Sept-Oct 9 23 Griswold, W.D. (1 item) 1859 Apr 9 24 Hamilton, Allen. (2 items) 1853 May; 1859 Dec 9 25 Hamilton, E.J. (2 items) 1875 Feb-Mar 9 26 Hanna, Samuel. (1 item) 1854 June 9 27 Hanson, Marion. (1 item) 1866 Apr 9 28 Harbaugh, Springer. (8 items) 1865 Aug-1866 May; no date 9 29 Harlan, James. (1 item) 1865 Dec 9 30 Harvey & Milliman. (1 item) 1878 Feb 9 31 Hasselman, L.W. (1 item) 1853 Feb 9 32 Hasten, Andrea. (1 item) 1853 Mar 9 33 H.B. Chaplin & Co. (1 item) 1866 Apr 9 34 Henderson, J.F. (1 item) 1859 Apr 9 35 Henn, Bernhart. (1 item) 1854 Apr 9 36 Henn, Williams & Co. (14 items) 1854 Jan-1859 Dec 9 37 Hoagland, P[liny]. (6 items) 1852 Jan-1854 May 9 38 Hoagland, W.S. (1 item) 1854 Mar 9 39 Hosmer, Theodore. (1 item) 1875 Mar 9 40 Hurtt, William B. (5 items) 1859 Mar-Sept 9 41 Hurtt, Z.L. (3 items) 1852 Feb, Sept; 1853 Sept 9 42 Ingram, William. (1 item) 1866 May 9 43 Jarvis, John B. (1 item) 1865 Sept 9 44 Jarvis, Kent. (1 item) 1859 Apr 9 45 Johnson, Asa, friend. (1 item) 1843 Dec 9 46 Jones, Daniel A. (1 item) 1865 Sept 9 47 Judson, Edward B. (1 item) 1866 May 9 48 Karn, Samuel. (1 item) 1854 Apr 9 49 Lanier, J.F.D. (1 item) 1866 May 9 50 Lankart, G. (1 item) 1854 Jan 9 51 LaRue, William J. (1 item) 1855 Aug 9 52 L.B. Otis & Co. (2 items) 1859 Feb, June 9 53 LeMoyne, J.V. (2 items) 1859 Feb 9 54 Lewis, John B. (1 item) 1852 Sept 9 55 Lith, John. (3 items) 1853 May 9 56 L. Roberts & Co. (1 item) 1865 Aug 9 57 Lyman, S.P. (1 item) 1859 May 9 58 Mahan, A.L.S. (1 item) 1853 June 9 59 Mason, R.B. (1 item) 1852 Sept 9 60 Massie, Henry. (3 items) 1852 May, Nov; 1859 Nov 9 61 McCormick, H. (1 item) 1866 June 9 62 McCormick, John. (1 item) 1852 Aug 9 63 McCulloch, H. (9 items) 1859 Feb-1878 June 9 64 Mears, G.W. (1 item) 1853 Mar 9 65 Messler, T.D. (3 items) 1859 Feb-July 9 66 Metcalf, J. (2 items) 1871 Nov; no date 9 67 Mickel, Reuben. (2 items) 1866 June 9 68 M.K. Jesup & Co. (1 item) 1859 Apr 9 69 Moore Hoge & Co. (1 item) 1859 June 9 70 Moore, J.H. (1 item) 1859 Aug 9 71 Morgan, O.P. (1 item) 1853 Dec 9 72 Morgan, Richard P. (2 items) 1852 Feb, Aug 9 73 Morley, A.J. (3 items) 1866 Apr, June 9 74 Morris, T.A. (2 items) 1859 June; 1867 June 9 75 Morton, Sen. O.P. (2 items) 1873 Nov 9 76 Mowbray, E.L. (1 item) 1854 Feb 9 77 Mullens, W. (1 item) 1866 May 9 78 Nelson, J.D.G. (1 item) 1859 July 9 79 Nuttman, J.D. (1 item) 1853 Dec 9 80 Officer & Pusey Banking House. (1 item) 1859 Apr 9 81 Ogden, Elihu. (1 item) 1850 Sept 9 82 Ogden, W.B. (1 item) 1859 Dec 9 83 Orth, G.S. (1 item) 1866 May 9 84 Parramene[?], G.C. (1 item) 1853 May 9 85 Perkins, S.E. (1 item) 1852 Sept 9 86 Perry, Aaron F., nephew. (6 items) 1852 May; 1859 Nov-Dec; 1866 May; 1873 June 9 87 Phelps, Dudley E. (3 items) 1866 Apr-June 9 88 Porter & Hoag. (1 item) 1859 Dec 9 89 Price, William H. (1 item) 1852 Aug 9 90 Reeve, C.H. (2 items) 1852 June, Aug 9 91 Reynolds, Benjamin. (2 items) 1853 Sept, Dec 9 92 Reynolds, Isaac. (1 item) 1853 Aug 9 93 Rice, E.C. (1 item) 1865 Sept 9 94 Rideman, J.M. (1 item) 1865 Aug 9 95 Roache, A.S. (1 item) 1854 Mar 9 96 Roberts, L.W. (1 item) 1852 Sept 9 97 Ross & Effinger. (1 item) 1853 Nov 9 98 Ross, J. (2 items) 1859 Jan, June 9 99 Ross, N.O. (36 items) 1852 Jan-1859 Dec 9 100 Samuel M. Coleman & Co. (1 item) 1857 May 9 101 Secrest, Henry. (6 items) 1853 Sept-Dec 9 102 Sheets, Sen. (4 items) 1852 Jan-May 9 103 Sheets, William. (3 items) 1852 Aug-1853 Aug 9 104 Simpson, J.H. (1 item) 1865 Sept 9 105 Smith, A.G. (1 item) 1853 Mar 9 106 Smith, Jer. (1 item) 1853 Nov 9 107 Sonday, John. (1 item) 1854 Nov 9 108 Spring, C.A. (1 item) 1859 Feb 9 109 Springer, Reuben. (1 item) 1878 June 9 110 Springer & Whiteman. (1 item) 1859 May 9 111 Stansbury, Howard. (1 item) 1859 June 9 112 Steedman, James B. (1 item) 1853 Sept 9 113 Steel, William. (1 item) 1853 Mar 9 114 Steele, James. (1 item) 1859 Aug 9 115 Stevenson, C.L. (1 item) 1865 Sept 10 1 Strangham, J.R. (1 item) 1859 July 10 2 Stuart, Charles B. (14 items) 1859 Feb-Dec 10 3 Sturges, William. (1 item) 1854 Jan 10 4 Sturgis, Solomon. (14 items) 1852 June-1859 July 10 5 Swayne, N.H. (1 item) 1859 Oct 10 6 Talbot, John M. (1 item) 1866 June 10 7 Thompson, J.Edgar. (3 items) 1852 June; 1859 Mar, Dec 10 8 Thorn, William. (31 items) 1852 Nov-1859 Dec 10 9 Weave, George. (1 item) 1859 May 10 10 Weeks, John G. (1 item) 1853 Dec 10 11 White, Horace. (2 items) 1865 Oct 10 12 Willard, A.G. (5 items) 1853 Sept-Dec 10 13 Williams, Jesse, nephew. (29 items) 1853 Aug-1869 Nov 10 14 Williams, W. (1 item) 1852 Nov 10 15 Wilson, J.R. (1 item) 1865 Aug 10 16 Wilson, John. (1 item) 1854 May 10 17 Winslow, Lanier & Co. (17 items) 1852 Apr-1866 June 10 18 Wright, J.C. (1 item) 1853 Feb 10 19 Yeomans, S.P. (5 items) 1859 Apr-Dec 10 20 Correspondence from Jesse Williams to various business associates, filed alphabetically by recipient. (53 items) No date 10 21 Miscellaneous business-related correspondence, filed alphabetically by letter writer. (3 items) No date 10 22 Miscellaneous business papers regarding railroads, banking and land. (26 items) 1851 Aug-1882 July; no date 10 23 Correspondence of Other Family Members Series Correspondence to Edward P. Williams, son, from friends and family, filed alphabetically by letter writer, including letter of John Love dated 1862 Nov commending Edward for his service with the 100th Indiana Infantry. (31 items) 1839-1887 10 24 Correspondence to Henry Williams, son, from friends and family, filed alphabetically by letter writer, including letters of Susan Williams dated 1860 Sep and Jesse Williams dated 1860 Jun with Abraham Lincoln letterhead. (53 items) 1839-1891 10 25 Correspondence to Meade C. Williams, son, from friends and family, filed alphabetically by letter writer, including letters of Marshall W. Wines, dated 1860 Jun, and Jesse Williams, dated 1860 June, with Abraham Lincoln letterhead. (111 items) 1853-1886 10 26 Correspondence to unidentified son from Jesse L. Williams and Susan C. Williams. (32 items) 1851 May-1860 June 11 1 Correspondence to Edward, Meade or Henry Williams from family and friends, filed alphabetically by letter writer. (9 items) 1848-1891 11 2 Correspondence to and from various members of the Creighton and Williams families, filed alphabetically by letter writer. (19 items) 1848-1882 11 3 Miscellaneous Series Receipts/accounts for household goods. (120 items) 1852 June-1877 Aug 11 4 Receipts/accounts for household goods. (96 items) 188?-1891 July; no date 11 5 Letter fragments. (55 items) No date 11 6 Biographical information. No date 11 7 Miscellaneous. (41 items) No date 11 8