Waterman family papers 1757-1954 1757-1911


Waterman family papers, 1757-1954, 1757-1911

Waterman family papers 1757-1954 1757-1911

The papers represent four generations of the Nehemiah Waterman family of Norwich, Connecticut. The principal figures are Elijah Waterman and his son Thomas Tileston Waterman, both Congregational ministers. The papers of Elijah Waterman consist of correspondence with other ministers, approximately 125 sermons, and histories of Woodstock, Pomfret, Lebanon and Hampton, Connecticut. The papers of Thomas Tileston Waterman also contain professional correspondence, sermons and religious publications. His wife, Delia Storrs Waterman's journals for the years ca.1848-1880, as well as essays, poetry and financial papers are included. There is also a series a scrapbooks kept by their son, Thomas Storrs Waterman with clippings and notes on politics, religion and history. General family correspondence, chiefly for the period 1795-1876, genealogical papers, photographs, financial documents, printed matter and memorabilia complete the collection.

5.75 linear feet (13 boxes)


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Barton, George

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Stuart, Moses, 1780-1852

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Green, Ashbel, 1762-1848

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Hale & Hosmer

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Dana, James, 1735-1812

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Waterman, T. T. (Thomas Tileston), 1801-1873

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Huntington, Ebenezer, 1754-1834

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