Winfield Scott Dunten, 1847-1928 [RG0972.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID

RG0972.AM:  Winfield Scott Dunten, 1847-1928

Papers:  1865-1914; mainly 1870-1877
Pleasant Dale, Seward County, Neb.:  Lawyer
Size:  1 folder

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

The collection consists of various personal papers of Winfield Scott Dunten dating from 1865-1914. Most of the materials relate to Dunten's time in Seward County, Nebraska. Included are his certificate of marriage (1885) to Clara Belle Cady; his discharge papers (1865) from the Civil War where he had served with the Indiana Cavalry; receipts of payment of dues to the fraternal group, Royal Arch Masons, Lincoln Chapter No. 6; property tax records; homestead certificate (1874); certificate of admission to practice law in the District Courts of Iowa (1871); papers concerning property purchases; and brief information about the Dunten Family.

 

ADDED ENTRIES:

Dunten Family
Dunten, Clara Belle Cady
Dunten, Winfield Scott, 1847-1928
Pleasant Dale (Neb.) -- History
Seward County (Neb.) -- History

 

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