A Guide to the Stettinius Family Genealogical Research Files, 1801-2004 Stettinius Family Genealogical Research Files, 1801-2004 41217

A Guide to the Stettinius Family Genealogical Research Files, 1801-2004

A Collection in
the Library of Virginia
Accession Number 41217


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Processed by: Alex Lorch

Repository
Library of Virginia
Accession number
41217
Title
Stettinius Family Genealogical Research Files, 1801-2004
Physical Characteristics
3.60 cubic feet
Location
Personal Papers Collection
Language
English

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open to research.

Use Restrictions

There are no restrictions.

Preferred Citation

Stettinius Family Genealogical Research Files, 1801-2004. Accession 41217, Personal Papers Collection, The Library of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Joseph Stettinius, March 2004.


Biographical Information

Edward Reilly Stettinius was born in 1865 and married Judith Carrington. He died in 1925. His son Edward Reilly Stettinius, Jr. was born 22 October 1900 in Chicago, Illinois and was married to Virginia Gordon Wallace. He served as Secretary of State under President Roosevelt from the end of 1944 until the early summer of 1945. He died on 31 October 1949. His son was Joseph Stettinius.

Scope and Content

Genealogical research files, 1801-2004 (bulk 1938-2004), of the Stettinius family and related family lines principally compiled by Joseph Stettinius. There are also files compiled by Edward Stettinius, Jr. and his father Edward Stettinius. These files generally remain in the order kept by Joseph Stettinius. This collection also contains electronic research files compiled by Joseph Stettinius in electronic format using Family Tree Maker software. Non-genealogical information in this collection consists of the personal correspondence, 1913-1923, of Edward Stettinius exchanged with Carrington family members. Also includes a German fraktur of a baptismal certificate of Jonathon Mosttram, printed by E. Stettinius.

Arrangement

Organized into the following four series: I. Genealogical research files; II. Electronic genealogical research files; III. Edward Stettinius personal correspondence; IV. German Fraktur.


Contents List

Series I: Genealogical Research Files, 1865, 1913-2004
Boxes: 1-8

Consists of research files concerning specific individuals and families and correspondence exchanged with individuals concerning specific families. Contains genealogical notes concerning family lines abstracted and/or copied from genealogical internet websites, census records, family group sheets, pedigree charts, extracts from published sources, newspaper clippings, photographs, genealogical charts and court records. Correspondence written to research institutions, family members, and genealogical researchers concerning family lines also appears in this collection and includes research files along with the letters. This material remains filed under the respective correspondent's name. Notable family surnames researched include Beeler, Buck, Carrington, Cooke, Craig, Gamage, Handy, Harriott, Harte, Havemeyer, Holmead, Hyatt, Kneller, MacLannen, Mercer, Shepherd, Wallace and Wharton.

Alphabetically and then chronologically within each folder.

  • Box 1
    Folder 1
    Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Collection, correspondence with, 1963
  • Box 1
    Folder 2
    Barco, Andi, correspondence with, 2000
  • Box 1
    Folder 3
    Barnitz, Mary, correspondence with, 1939
  • Box 1
    Folder 4
    Beeler family, research files, 1963-1999
  • Box 1
    Folder 5
    Beeler-Beller family, family group charts, ca. 1983
  • Box 1
    Folder 6
    Bermuda Archives, correspondence with, 1999
  • Box 1
    Folder 7
    Bermuth, Mrs. Charles M. Von, correspondence with, 1961-1973
  • Box 1
    Folder 8
    Bethune-Row family, research files, n.d.
  • Box 1
    Folder 9
    Bornkraber, Kathe, correspondence with, 1999
  • Box 1
    Folder 10
    Bridge House Art Gallery (Bermuda), correspondence with, 1999
  • Box 1
    Folder 11
    Briscoe, Ruth, correspondence with, 1980-1989
  • Box 1
    Folder 12
    Brubaker, Anita, correspondence with, 1999-2000
  • Box 1
    Folder 13
    Bryan, Stewart, correspondence with, 1965
  • Box 1
    Folder 14
    Buck, Ginger, correspondence with, 1999-2000
  • Box 1
    Folder 15
    Buck-Shepherd family, research files, 1999-2003
  • Box 1
    Folder 16
    Bureau of Vital Statistics, Baltimore, Maryland, correspondence with, 1961
  • Box 1
    Folder 17
    California Historical Society, correspondence with, 1961
  • Box 1
    Folder 18
    California State Library, correspondence with, 1961
  • Box 1
    Folder 19
    Campbell, Tom, correspondence with, 1961-1962
  • Box 1
    Folder 20
    Cana, Mary Ann, copy of will of, written 23 December 1835
  • Box 1
    Folder 21
    Carrington family, research files, 1947-1977
  • Box 1
    Folder 22
    Carrington family, research files, 2000
  • Box 8
    Folder 1
    Carrington family, research files, n.d.
  • Box 1
    Folder 23
    Cavalry Cemetery and Mausoleum, correspondence with, 2000
  • Box 1
    Folder 24
    Clerk of Chicago, Illinois, correspondence with, 1934
  • Box 1
    Folder 25
    Colorado Historical Society, correspondence with, 1961
  • Box 1
    Folder 26
    Conness, Rosalie, correspondence with, 1947-1948
  • Box 1
    Folder 27
    Cooke family, research files, 2002-2003
  • Box 1
    Folder 28
    Cooke, Thomas, correspondence with, 1999
  • Box 1
    Folder 29
    Cooke-Herzog-Esten family, research files, 1972-1989
  • Box 1
    Folder 30
    Craig family, research files, n.d.
  • Box 1
    Folder 31
    Crandall, John H., correspondence with, 1971
  • Box 1
    Folder 32
    Davis, Andrew J., correspondence with, 1959
  • Box 1
    Folder 33
    Endredi-Stettinius coat of arms, n.d.
  • Box 1
    Folder 34
    Engle, Elizabeth, correspondence with, 1998-2003
  • Box 1
    Folder 35
    Episcopal Diocese, Washington, D. C., correspondence with, 1961
  • Box 1
    Folder 36
    Filson Club Historical Society, correspondence with, 2000
  • Box 1
    Folder 37
    First and Franklin Street Presbyterian Church, correspondence with, 2002
  • Box 2
    Folder 1
    Fletcher, Mildred, correspondence with, 2001
  • Box 2
    Folder 2
    Folkes, Minetree, Jr., correspondence with, 1999
  • Box 2
    Folder 3
    Freeman, Harold C., correspondence with, 1962
  • Box 2
    Folder 4
    Frick Art Reference Library, correspondence with, 1960
  • Box 2
    Folder 5
    Gamage family, research files, n.d.
  • Box 2
    Folder 6
    Gatti, Arnold and Carol, correspondence with, 2000-2001
  • Box 2
    Folder 7
    General Services Administration, correspondence with, 1961
  • Box 2
    Folder 8
    George Washington University, correspondence with, 1972
  • Box 2
    Folder 9
    Goodfellow, Helen C., correspondence with, 1962
  • Box 8
    Folder 2
    Handy family, genealogical chart, n.d.
  • Box 2
    Folder 10
    Handy family, research files, 1964-1965
  • Box 2
    Folder 11
    'The Handy Family, 'by W. Thomas Hall, 1985
  • Box 2
    Folder 12
    Harriott, Josephine T., Mrs. E. R. Stettinius' correspondence concerning estate of, 1937-1945
  • Box 2
    Folder 13
    Harriott, Josephine T., general correspondence and files concerning estate of, February-April 1946
  • Box 2
    Folder 14
    Harriott, Josephine T., general correspondence and files concerning estate of, 1864, 1940-January 1946
  • Box 2
    Folder 15
    Harrison, Hager Stettinius, correspondence with, 2002
  • Box 2
    Folder 16
    Harte, Edward H., correspondence with, 2003-2004
  • Box 2
    Folder 17
    Harte family, research files, 2003-2004
  • Box 2
    Folder 18
    Hatcher family, research files, 2001
  • Box 8
    Folder 3
    Havemeyer family, genealogical chart, n.d.
  • Box 2
    Folder 19-20
    Havemeyer family, "Notes Relating to Havemeyer Family," compiled by an unknown author, ca. 1944
  • Box 3
    Folder 1
    Havemeyer family, "Notes Relating to Havemeyer Family," compiled by an unknown author (copy 2), ca. 1944
  • Box 3
    Folder 2
    Havemeyer family, photographs, ca. 1865-1880
  • Box 3
    Folder 3
    Henius, Elizabeth Koones, correspondence with, 1961-1962
  • Box 3
    Folder 4
    Heyt, Isabel B., correspondence with, 1945
  • Box 3
    Folder 5
    Hildrup family, research files, 1999
  • Box 3
    Folder 6
    Hildrup, Keith and Kerry C., correspondence with, 1999-2000
  • Box 3
    Folder 7
    Holliday, Curtis, correspondence with, 1999
  • Box 3
    Folder 8
    Holmead family, research files, 1962, 1970
  • Box 3
    Folder 9
    Holmead family, research files, 2001, 2004
  • Box 3
    Folder 10
    Holy Cross Cemetery, correspondence with, 1961
  • Box 3
    Folder 11
    Huntington, Anna H., correspondence with, 1961
  • Box 3
    Folder 12
    Huntington Library, correspondence with, 1961
  • Box 3
    Folder 13
    Hyatt family, research files (1 of 2), 2000, 2004
  • Box 3
    Folder 14
    Hyatt family, research files, (2 of 2), 2004
  • Box 3
    Folder 15
    Indiana State Library, correspondence with, 1961
  • Box 3
    Folder 16
    "James Nourse and His Descendants," by Maria Lyle (partial copy), 1897
  • Box 3
    Folder 17
    Kelsch, Gerald T., correspondence with, 1961
  • Box 3
    Folder 18
    Kentucky Historical Society, correspondence with, 1961-1962
  • Box 3
    Folder 19
    King, George Harrison Sanford, correspondence with, 1972
  • Box 3
    Folder 20
    Kluge, Ralph W., correspondence with, 1964-1965, 1990
  • Box 3
    Folder 21
    Kneller-McClennan family, research files, 1993 and n.d.
  • Box 3
    Folder 22
    Lawson, Jaime, correspondence with, 2001
  • Box 3
    Folder 23
    Lewis, John Latane, III, correspondence with, 2000
  • Box 3
    Folder 24
    Library of Virginia, correspondence with, 2003
  • Box 3
    Folder 25
    Longworth family, research files, 2000, 2004
  • Box 3
    Folder 26
    Lowe, J. Mark, correspondence with, 2001
  • Box 8
    Folder 4
    Lowe, J. Mark, correspondence with, 2001
  • Box 3
    Folder 27
    MacDonald, Peg, correspondence with, 1999
  • Box 3
    Folder 28
    McLaughlin, Catherine Koones, correspondence with, 1962
  • Box 4
    Folder 1
    Marsh family, research files, 1935, 1961-1973
  • Box 4
    Folder 2
    Maryland Historical Society, research files, 1962
  • Box 4
    Folder 3
    Maxwell family, research files, 2002
  • Box 4
    Folder 4
    Mercer, Hugh, correspondence with, 1966-1975
  • Box 4
    Folder 5-6
    Mercer, Hugh, publications concerning, n.d.
  • Box 4
    Folder 7
    Mercer, Hugh, research files concerning, 1972-1973
  • Box 4
    Folder 8
    Minnesota Historical Society, correspondence with, 1962
  • Box 4
    Folder 9
    Missouri Historical Society, correspondence with, 1961
  • Box 4
    Folder 10
    Miscellaneous families, research files, n.d.
  • Box 4
    Folder 11
    Miscellaneous families, pedigree charts, n.d.
  • Box 4
    Folder 12
    Morrison family, research files, 2004
  • Box 4
    Folder 13
    Nidiffer Collection, research files from, 2004
  • Box 4
    Folder 14
    Nourse family, research files, 2002, 2004
  • Box 4
    Folder 15
    Old correspondence, transcripted by Joseph Stettinius(?), originally written 1824-1835
  • Box 4
    Folder 16
    Padgett, Charles, correspondence with, 1962
  • Box 4
    Folder 17
    Patton family, research files, n.d.
  • Box 4
    Folder 18
    Patton, Jay, correspondence with, 1999
  • Box 4
    Folder 19
    Pennsylvania Historical Society, correspondence with, 1962
  • Box 4
    Folder 20
    Peoria Historical Society, correspondence with, 1961
  • Box 4
    Folder 21
    Peter, Phillips Smith, correspondence with, 1962
  • Box 4
    Folder 22
    Petersburg, City of, correspondence with, 1961
  • Box 4
    Folder 23
    Petersburg Public Library, correspondence with, 1970
  • Box 4
    Folder 24
    Petre, Cathy, correspondence with, 2001
  • Box 4
    Folder 25
    Petre family, research files, n.d.
  • Box 4
    Folder 26
    Phillips family, research files, 2003
  • Box 4
    Folder 27
    Pratt, Beverly C., correspondence with, 2000
  • Box 4
    Folder 28
    Pre-American history (German Stettinius family), correspondence with, 1933-1973
  • Box 4
    Folder 29
    Prince George County (Md.) Historical Society, correspondence with, 1961
  • Box 4
    Folder 30
    Rankin, John, correspondence with, 2001
  • Box 4
    Folder 31
    Read, Clement, research files concerning, 2002-2003
  • Box 5
    Folder 1
    Ridge, Linda, correspondence with, 1999
  • Box 5
    Folder 2
    Rogers family, publications concerning, n.d.
  • Box 5
    Folder 3
    Saffold, Lenora Reach, correspondence with, 1961-1962
  • Box 5
    Folder 4
    St. George's Episcopal Church, correspondence with, 1999
  • Box 8
    Folder 5
    St. George's Foundation, calendars, 2001-2002
  • Box 8
    Folder 6
    "St. George's Town Heritage: Bringing History to Life ", 1996
  • Box 5
    Folder 5
    St. Joseph's College, correspondence with, 1961
  • Box 5
    Folder 6
    St. Louis Catholic Cemetery, correspondence with, 2000, 2004
  • Box 5
    Folder 7
    St. Louis Genealogical Society, correspondence with, 2000
  • Box 5
    Folder 8
    St. Louis Department of Health, correspondence with, 1961
  • Box 5
    Folder 9
    St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, correspondence with, 1938
  • Box 5
    Folder 10
    St. Peter's Cemetery, correspondence with, 1962
  • Box 5
    Folder 11
    Second Presbyterian Church, correspondence with, 2000
  • Box 5
    Folder 12
    Smith, Phillips, correspondence with, 1962
  • Box 5
    Folder 13
    Snell, George B., correspondence with, 1971
  • Box 5
    Folder 14
    Stamm, Patricia, correspondence with, 2000
  • Box 5
    Folder 15
    Standard, Raymond, correspondence with, 1971
  • Box 5
    Folder 16
    Stettinius Baltimore family, correspondence with, 1961-1962
  • Box 5
    Folder 17
    Stettinius, Crystal, correspondence with, 1987
  • Box 5
    Folder 18
    Stettinius, Derrick J., copies of estate records of, 1894-1895
  • Box 5
    Folder 19
    Stettinius, Edward R., Jr., correspondence with or information concerning, 1934-1963
  • Box 5
    Folder 20
    Stettinius, Edward R., III, correspondence with, 1962
  • Box 5
    Folder 21
    Stettinius European family, correspondence with, 1989-1999
  • Box 5
    Folder 22
    Stettinius family, census records, 1830-1840
  • Box 5
    Folder 23
    Stettinius family, miscellaneous correspondence concerning, 1965-2002
  • Box 5
    Folder 24
    Stettinius family, miscellaneous correspondence with, 1972-2004
  • Box 6
    Folder 1
    Stettinius family, photographs, n.d.
  • Box 6
    Folder 2
    Stettinius family, research files, 1999
  • Box 6
    Folder 3
    Stettinius family, research files, 2000
  • Box 6
    Folder 4
    Stettinius family, research files, 2001
  • Box 6
    Folder 5
    Stettinius family, research files, 2002
  • Box 6
    Folder 6
    Stettinius family, research files, 2003
  • Box 6
    Folder 7
    Stettinius family, research files, 2004 and n.d.
  • Box 6
    Folder 8
    Stettinius, George W., research files concerning, 1974
  • Box 6
    Folder 9
    Stettinius, Isabel, copy of will of, 1891
  • Box 6
    Folder 10
    Stettinius, John G., correspondence with, 2000
  • Box 6
    Folder 11
    Stettinius, John W. D., correspondence with, 1972
  • Box 6
    Folder 12
    Stettinius, Josef Frederick family, research files concerning, n.d.
  • Box 6
    Folder 13
    Stettinius, Melvin, correspondence with, 1999
  • Box 6
    Folder 14
    Stettinius, Samuel E., "The Descendants of Samuel Enredi Stettinius," by an unknown compiler, 1962
  • Box 6
    Folder 15
    Stettinius, Samuel E., "The Descendants of Samuel Enredi Stettinius," by an unknown compiler (copy 2), 1962
  • Box 6
    Folder 16
    Stettinius, Ted, correspondence with, 1999-2003
  • Box 6
    Folder 17
    Stettinius, Virginia, legal briefs and appendices in the Second Circuit Court of Appeals, 1960
  • Box 6
    Folder 18
    Stettinius, Virginia, correspondence with her father William J. Wallace, 1913
  • Box 6
    Folder 19
    Stettinius, William, copy of research notes of, 1883
  • Box 6
    Folder 20
    Sunday Star (Washington, D. C. newspaper), correspondence with and articles concerning Stettinius family, 1940-1945
  • Box 7
    Folder 1
    Taylor, David F., correspondence with, 1962
  • Box 7
    Folder 2
    Taylor, Maurice S., correspondence with, 1944, 1961-1962
  • Box 7
    Folder 3
    Thornton family, research files, 2001
  • Box 7
    Folder 4
    Thornton, Heber L., correspondence with or concerning family of, 1961-1962, 1999
  • Box 7
    Folder 5
    Tripp, Elizabeth S., correspondence with, 1960-1972
  • Box 7
    Folder 6
    Tucker family, pedigree charts, 1987
  • Box 7
    Folder 7
    Turner, Elizabeth C., correspondence with, 1962
  • Box 7
    Folder 8
    Tuttle, Sue, correspondence with, 1999-2001
  • Box 7
    Folder 9
    University of California at Berkeley, correspondence with, 1961
  • Box 7
    Folder 10
    University of Virginia, correspondence with, 1941-1966
  • Box 7
    Folder 11
    Vanneck, John, correspondence with, 1962
  • Box 7
    Folder 12
    Vermont Historical Society, correspondence with, 1962
  • Box 7
    Folder 13
    Wallace family, correspondence with, 1972-1973
  • Box 7
    Folder 14
    Wallace family, research files, 2003
  • Box 7
    Folder 15
    Wallace, William J., correspondence with, 1970
  • Box 7
    Folder 16
    Walsh, Diane, correspondence with, 2000-2001
  • Box 7
    Folder 17
    Wann family, research files, 1970 and n.d.
  • Box 7
    Folder 18
    Wharton family, research files, 2001
  • Box 7
    Folder 19
    Wight, Elizabeth, correspondence with, 1962
  • Box 7
    Folder 20
    Wilson, Elizabeth S., correspondence with, 1961
  • Box 7
    Folder 21
    Wilson, Perkins, correspondence with, 1975
  • Box 7
    Folder 22
    Winston family, research files, 2001
  • Box 7
    Folder 23
    Wolfe, Nell T., correspondence with, 1962-1963
  • Box 7
    Folder 24
    Woodford, Katharine D., correspondence with, 1961-1969
  • Box 7
    Folder 25
    Woodford, Walter E., correspondence with, 1962
  • Box 7
    Folder 26
    York County Historical Society, correspondence with, 1938-1961
  • Box 8
    Folder 7
    York County Historical Society, Stettinius family art portraits by S. E. Stettinius, n.d.
Series II: Electronic Genealogical Research Files
Box: 7
Folder: 26a
Physical Location: Located with collection and not in cd cabinet. Data file disk compatible with Family Tree Maker software, which is available in manuscript room. Serve data file disk only.
Two compact disks and one zip disk.

Research files compiled by Joseph Stettinius in computer format on Family Tree Maker software and containing biographical and family information concerning the Stettinius and related families.

Series III: Edward Stettinius Personal Correspondence, 1913-1923
Box: 7
Folder: 27

Letters and postcards sent principally from Emma Carrington in Richmond, Virginia, but also from other family members to Edward Stettinius, Jr. Principally concerns family matters and family health and illnesses, but there is also one letter from Philip Alexander Bruce to Edward Stettinius' mother Judith Carrington Stettinius concerning a possible article about the James River Canal. Also includes an undated namecard for Edward R. Stettinius, Jr.

Arranged chronologically within the folder.

Series IV: German Fraktur
Box: 8
Folder: 8

Baptismal certificate of Jonathon Mosttram, born to August Bernard and Eva Mosttram, on 18 December 1801 and baptized on 30 January 1802 in York County, Pennsylvania. The fraktur was printed by W. Lepper and E. Stettinius. Also includes a translation.