October 29, 2022

Amos S. Billingsley, 1818-1892 [RG2994.AM]


RG2994.AM:  Amos S. Billingsley, 1818-1892

Diary:  1857-1862

Brownville, Nemaha County, Nebraska Territory:  Minister

Size:  1 reel of microfilm


Amos S. Billingsley was a Presbyterian home missionary. He served in the Territory of Nebraska, largely at Brownville, until April of 1861, when he left for the Colorado gold fields.


This collection consists of one reel of negative microfilm approximately 15 feet long, which contains the diary of Amos Billingsley. The diary includes recorded births, deaths, marriages, etc., mostly in the town of Brownville, Nebraska Territory, between July 22, 1857 and Oct. 13, 1862. The original diary is not in the NSHS collections; only the microfilm is available.


Reel 1

Diary, 1857-1862



Billingsley, Amos S., 1818-1892

Brownville (Neb.)

Clergy — Nebraska


Florence (Neb.)

Missionaries — Nebraska

Presbyterian Church — Nebraska — Brownville

Presbyterian Church — Nebraska — Florence


HEK/jc   02-04-1966

Revised, kfk   08-08-2003

02-23-2010   Revised TMM

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