Summers Family [RG4206.AM]

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RG4206.AM:  Summers family

Genealogical research
Size:  3.0 cu.ft.; 3 boxes

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

This collection consists of three boxes of genealogical research compiled by William C. Summers for the book, The Sommer-Sommers-Somers and Summers That Missed The Boat.  The materials have been left as the author arranged them.  The collection is unprocessed, but an inventory is available.

Note:  See the library for a copy of the book, The Sommer-Sommers-Somers and Summers That Missed The Boat [929 S697w].

INVENTORY

Box 1
Folder/Volume

  1. Copyrights granted
  2. An index to purchasers of my book
  3. Material pertaining to Herr Schmidt
  4. A Genealogy of the Allied Families of Sommer-Miers-Griggs-Lum-Pratt
  5. Summers - Genealogical Collection - Family correspondence - Personal correspondence with relatives, pt. 1
  6. Summers - Genealogical Collection - Family correspondence - Personal correspondence with relatives, pt. 2
  7. Summers Genealogical Collections, State and county migration, pt. 1 (first section - Rev. Peter Nicholas Sommer; church records, Schoharie County, N.Y., also Onondaga County)
  8. Summers Genealogical Collections, State and county migration, pt. 2 (Sillas Sommers, St. Joe, Mo. -- William Cazada Summers, Gage Co., Nebr., William Summers, Cass Co., Ill.; Moses Summers, Cass and Sagamon Co., Ill.; Nicholas N. Summers, Cass and Sagamon Co., Ill.)
  9. Summers Genealogical Collection, State and county migration, pt. 3 (Pete N. Summers - Nancy Summers Morris
  10. Summers Genealogical Collection, State and county migration, pt. 4 (Roads West - Onondaga Co., N.Y., Genesee Co., Mich., Sagamon Co., Ill.; History of Mormonism

Box 2
Folder/Volume

  1. Summers Genealogical Collection, 1. L.D.S. Genealogical information; 2. Generation of Sommers name; 3. A Switzerland Sommer Line
  2. Summers Genealogical Collection -- Church records
  3. Summers Genealogical Collection -- Correspondence with John Dorrence Morrell, Eva Sommers descendants
  4. Summers Genealogical Collection -- Correspondence with Frederick Schmidt/Sibeth
  5. Copies of genealogical data -- Assembly of Eve Sommers Williams data; Pres. and Sect. - Sommers reunion
  6. Collection of Descendants of Rev. Peter N. Sommers in John Sommer Line. Book 1
  7. Collection of Descendants of Rev. Peter N. Sommers in John Sommer Line. Book 2
  8. Marcus Sommers and Descendants
  9. John Peter Sommer II 3 -- John Wilhelm Sommer II 6 -- Nicholas Sommer II 16 -- Johannes Sommer II 18 (John)
  10. Additions since publication -- Descendants of Jacob Alexander Somers
  11. Families of New York State: Young - Dillenback - Borat - Sommer, also ecclesiastical records, New York
  12. William H. Summers, Menard Co., Ill.
  13. Mrs. Rachel Kuper -- Correspondence, Bixby (Tulsa), Okla.
  14. Correspondence - Mrs. Frank Sommers, Burnt Hills, N.Y.
  15. Mrs. Truax - re. Parsonage -- Misc. Correspondence - Libraries - Societies - Hank Jones - Paletines
  16. Alexander family VW4 - Exchange of correspondence with Mr. Mark Ruggles, Wichita, Kans.
  17. Michigan - Levi Somers - Project also Peoria, Ill. Heinz Desc. Project
  18. Towl family, also Robert Sommers family
  19. Rev. Peter N. Sommer’s bible and photographs
  20. Sons of American Revolution -- Application to membership, supporting data and an extra copy
  21. Correspondence with printer - Alphagraphics, Salt Lake City, also binder - Fred Schaffer, Magna, Utah

Box 3
Folder/Volume

  1. “Important book” -- Connie Jean Lucus and her father’s correspondence concerning contribution to family tie of Nicholas Sommer III W-1 to his cousin, my great grandfather, Nicholas N. Summers, IV-W-1 cousins once removed
  2. Summers Genealogical Collections Manuscript - "The Sommer-Sommers-Somers and Summers That Missed The Boat"
  3. Summers Genealogical Records -- Census records 1790-1900 - Sommer Descendants
  4. Summers Genealogical information. Last Work Book. Misc. Library references, 1960-1978
  5. Summers Genealogical Collection -- Publishing costs
  6. Complements and Inquiries subsequent to publication
  7. Statistics for updating charts
  8. Correspondence with individuals -- not our kin.
  9. Positives - Photographs used in book
  10. Active biographical sketches other than for book -- Story of Leigh Family; genealogy of Coffin family

 

Subject headings:

Genealogy
Somers family
Sommer family
Sommer, Peter Nicholas, 1709-1795
Sommers family
Summers family
Summers, William Clark, 1909-1999

 

TMM     07-15-2019

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