Guide to the Papers of Gertrude B. Wright (Sly), circa 1950 - circa 1975Manuscript MS-1066

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Title:

Guide to the Papers of Gertrude B. Wright (Sly), circa 1950 - circa 1975

Call Number:

Manuscript MS-1066

Collection Dates:

circa 1950 - circa 1975

Size of Collection:

4 boxes (1.5 linear feet)

Abstract:

Gertrude B. Wright (Sly). Contains genealogical information related to Hanover, NH.

Access to Collection:

Unrestricted.

Use & Access

The materials represented in this guide may be accessed through the Rauner Special Collections Library at Dartmouth College. Rauner Library is located in Webster Hall. The materials must be used on-site and may not leave Rauner Library.

Rauner Special Collections Library is open to the public and in most cases no appointment is necessary. The exception is in the case of materials stored off site for which there may be a delay of up to 48 hours in retrieval. Please consult the Access to Collection statement below or contact Rauner Reference.

Access to Collection

Unrestricted.

Use Restrictions

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Introduction to the Collection

Collection contains correspondence, notes, clippings, photocopies and family trees comprising genealogical research conducted by Wright on the Sly family, and various Hanover, NH, and Dartmouth College-related families.

Biography

Gertrude Beryl Sly was born November 6, 1886, in Minneapolis, MN. She married William Kelley Wright, Dartmouth College professor, 1919 - 1956, on June 21, 1916, in Minneapolis. Gertrude Wright died in October 1978.

Series, Box & Folder List

Series 1, Genealogical notes, 1878, 1944-1975

Contains genealogical notes

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box: 1, Dates: circa 1950-1975

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted

Use Restrictions

Unrestricted

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Adams, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 2, Barrett, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 3, Blood, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 4, Boyce, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 5, Chase, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 6, Crocker, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 7, Fitch, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 8, French, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 9, Frost, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 10, Fuller, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 11, Gates, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 12, Gooding, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 13, Hammond, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 14, Hicks, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 15, Joyce, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 16, Kelley, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 17, Kendrick, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 18, Lyon, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 19, McClure, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 20, Mathewson, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 21, Mayflower Lineage, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 22, Maynard, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 23, Miscellaneous, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 24, Parker, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 25, Perkins, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 26, Phelps, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 27, Pingree, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 28, Richardson, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 29, Sly (for additional Sly family, see addendum), circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 30, Smith, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 31, Thayer, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 32, Wheelock, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 33, Wheelock, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 34, Wheelock, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 35, Wheelock, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 36, Wheelock, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 37, Wheelock, circa 1950-1975

Box: 2, Dates: circa 1950-1975

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Wheelock Genealogy, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 2, Wheelock Genealogy, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 3, Wheelock Genealogy, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 4, Woodward, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 5, Wright, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 6, Young, circa 1950-1975

Series 2, Addendum, circa 1950-1975

Contains Genealogical Information

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box: 2, Dates: circa 1950-1975

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted

Box Contents

  • Folder:
  • Folder: 7, Emerson, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 8, Gould, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 9, Miscellaneous, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 10, Plummer, circa 1950-1975
  • Folder: 11, Wheelwright, circa 1950-1975

Series 3, Addendum II, 1951

From Gilman Frost Papers. Correspondence with Gertrude Wright.

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box: 2, Dates: circa 1950-1975

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted

Box Contents

  • Folder: 12, Correspondence, 1951

Series 4, Addendum III: Genealogical notes on the Sly family, circa 1935 - 1975

Correspondence, typescript genealogies, notes and notebooks documenting Gertrude Wright's research on the specific members of the Sly family and on allied families. Also includes photocopies of pension and census records, notes on the family in England, and general information on the Sly family.

Box: 3, Dates: circa 1936-1972

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Abraham Sly, 1948-1952
  • Folder: 2, Adin Sly, undated
  • Folder: 3, Alexander Sly, 1944
  • Folder: 4, Anson Sly, 1942
  • Folder: 5, Cecil Sly, 1952
  • Folder: 6, Charles Edward Sly, 1948
  • Folder: 7, Capt. Charles S. Sly, 1938-1942
  • Folder: 8, Chester Sly, 1937
  • Folder: 9, Christopher Sly, undated
  • Folder: 10, Conrad Sly, 1937-1960
  • Folder: 11, Cornelius Sly, undated
  • Folder: 12, Daniel Sly, 1943
  • Folder: 13, David Sly, 1948-1972
  • Folder: 14, Edward Sly, 1942
  • Folder: 15, Elisha Sly, 1938
  • Folder: 16, Elmer Sly, 1951
  • Folder: 17, Ezra Sly, 1962
  • Folder: 18, Frank H. Sly, 1952
  • Folder: 19, George Sly, 1952
  • Folder: 20, George Sly (VA.), undated
  • Folder: 21, Gideon Sly, undated
  • Folder: 22, Gilbert Sly, 1938
  • Folder: 23, Henry Halliday Sly, undated
  • Folder: 24, Jacob Sly, 1938-1947
  • Folder: 25, James Sly, undated
  • Folder: 26, John Sly, 1942-1952
  • Folder: 27, John Sly of Ryegate, 1940-1969; undated
  • Folder: 28, Joseph Sly, 1937-1952
  • Folder: 29, Lawrence Sly, 1952-1957
  • Folder: 30, Lester Sly, undated
  • Folder: 31, Lorenzo Sly, undated
  • Folder: 32, Mary Sly (Cooper), 1940-1941
  • Folder: 33, Maude Sly, 1937
  • Folder: 34, Michael Sly, 1938
  • Folder: 35, Nathan Sly, undated
  • Folder: 36, Park Sly, 1939
  • Folder: 37, Philander Sly, 1937-1943
  • Folder: 38, Ralph Sly, undated
  • Folder: 39, Robert Sly, 1941-1947
  • Folder: 40, Samuel Sly
  • Folder: 41, Silas Sly, 1953-1954
  • Folder: 42, Stephen Sly, undated
  • Folder: 43, Walter Sly, 1947
  • Folder: 44, Ward Sly, 1942
  • Folder: 45, Willard Sly, 1941
  • Folder: 46, William Sly, undated
  • Folder: 47, William Sly (Canada), 1937
  • Folder: 48, William Sly (N. Adams, MA), 1942-1943
  • Folder: 49, William Sly (South Dakota), 1937
  • Folder: 50, Applebee, undated
  • Folder: 51, Buck, 1937; undated
  • Folder: 52, Dingee, undated
  • Folder: 53, Fly - Maine, undated
  • Folder: 54, Halliday, undated
  • Folder: 55, Mills - Sly, undated
  • Folder: 56, Simkins / Simpkins, undated
  • Folder: 57, Sprague, undated
  • Folder: 58, Wheelock, undated
  • Folder: 59, Wood, 1937; undated
  • Folder: 60, Canadian Slys, undated
  • Folder: 61, Maryland Slys, undated
  • Folder: 62, Michigan Slys, undated
  • Folder: 63, New York, 1943
  • Folder: 64, Ohio Slys, 1938-1943; undated
  • Folder: 65, Sly Family of Elmira, New York, by Charles Sly, undated
  • Folder: 66, Vancouver Slys, 1936-1963
  • Folder: 67, Gertrude Wright's notebooks, Undated
  • Folder: 68, Gertrude Wright's notebook, undated

Box: 4, Dates: circa 1938-1978

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Allied families - notes, undated
  • Folder: 2, Census - Sly, undated
  • Folder: 3, Charts, undated
  • Folder: 4, Clippings, undated
  • Folder: 5, Connecticut marriages - Bailey, undated
  • Folder: 6, Correspondence with Elaine Johnson-Sly, 1966-1969
  • Folder: 7, Correspondence - Gertrude Wright, unsorted, 1938-1978
  • Folder: 8, Early New England Sly lists, undated
  • Folder: 9, Genealogical correspondence, unsorted, 1938-1975
  • Folder: 10, General Sly notes, undated
  • Folder: 11, Pension records - notes, undated
  • Folder: 12, Sligh, undated
  • Folder: 13, Sly address lists, undated
  • Folder: 14 , Sly from bookshelf, undated
  • Folder: 15 , Sly family in English records, undated
  • Folder: 16, Sly family notes, undated
  • Folder: 17, Sly-Slye-Schley, undated

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