This collection contains personal correspondence (1870-1915) and original documents (1847-1930) including real estate documents, property deeds, indenture documents, marriage certificates, receipts, thrift cards, a photograph, clippings and obituaries pertaining to the Conklin, Leonard, Storey and Trenchard families primarily of Rockland County, New York and their connections. Other miscellaneous items include a Herkimer County, New York peddler's license, 1863, school reports of George Beebe, 1877-1881, and papers, 1876-1904, of Henry Hartshorne, both of West Haven, Connecticut.
This collection was donated to the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society by Marybeth Stevens.
Source of acquisition
Gift of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 2008.
Compiled by Diana Bertolini.
Originally processed in May, 1995 by Janet T. Murphy, of Archival Consultants.
Using the collection
LocationManuscripts and Archives Division
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street, New York, NY 10018-2788
Brooke Russell Astor Reading Room, Third Floor, Room 328