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RG4206.AM:  Summers family



Genealogical research

Size:  3.0 cu.ft.; 3 boxes



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



This collection consists of three boxes of genealogical research compiled by William C. Summers for the book, The Sommer-Sommers-Somers and Summers That Missed The Boat.  The materials have been left as the author arranged them.  The collection is unprocessed, but an inventory is available.



Note:  See the library for a copy of the book, The Sommer-Sommers-Somers and Summers That Missed The Boat [929 S697w].



INVENTORY



Box 1

Folder/Volume




    1. Copyrights granted

    1. An index to purchasers of my book

    1. Material pertaining to Herr Schmidt

    1. A Genealogy of the Allied Families of Sommer-Miers-Griggs-Lum-Pratt

    1. Summers – Genealogical Collection – Family correspondence – Personal correspondence with relatives, pt. 1

    1. Summers – Genealogical Collection – Family correspondence – Personal correspondence with relatives, pt. 2

    1. Summers Genealogical Collections, State and county migration, pt. 1 (first section – Rev. Peter Nicholas Sommer; church records, Schoharie County, N.Y., also Onondaga County)

    1. Summers Genealogical Collections, State and county migration, pt. 2 (Sillas Sommers, St. Joe, Mo. — William Cazada Summers, Gage Co., Nebr., William Summers, Cass Co., Ill.; Moses Summers, Cass and Sagamon Co., Ill.; Nicholas N. Summers, Cass and Sagamon Co., Ill.)

    1. Summers Genealogical Collection, State and county migration, pt. 3 (Pete N. Summers – Nancy Summers Morris

    1. Summers Genealogical Collection, State and county migration, pt. 4 (Roads West – Onondaga Co., N.Y., Genesee Co., Mich., Sagamon Co., Ill.; History of Mormonism



Box 2

Folder/Volume




    1. Summers Genealogical Collection, 1. L.D.S. Genealogical information; 2. Generation of Sommers name; 3. A Switzerland Sommer Line

    1. Summers Genealogical Collection — Church records

    1. Summers Genealogical Collection — Correspondence with John Dorrence Morrell, Eva Sommers descendants

    1. Summers Genealogical Collection — Correspondence with Frederick Schmidt/Sibeth

    1. Copies of genealogical data — Assembly of Eve Sommers Williams data; Pres. and Sect. – Sommers reunion

    1. Collection of Descendants of Rev. Peter N. Sommers in John Sommer Line. Book 1

    1. Collection of Descendants of Rev. Peter N. Sommers in John Sommer Line. Book 2

    1. Marcus Sommers and Descendants

    1. John Peter Sommer II 3 — John Wilhelm Sommer II 6 — Nicholas Sommer II 16 — Johannes Sommer II 18 (John)

    1. Additions since publication — Descendants of Jacob Alexander Somers

    1. Families of New York State: Young – Dillenback – Borat – Sommer, also ecclesiastical records, New York

    1. William H. Summers, Menard Co., Ill.

    1. Mrs. Rachel Kuper — Correspondence, Bixby (Tulsa), Okla.

    1. Correspondence – Mrs. Frank Sommers, Burnt Hills, N.Y.

    1. Mrs. Truax – re. Parsonage — Misc. Correspondence – Libraries – Societies – Hank Jones – Paletines

    1. Alexander family VW4 – Exchange of correspondence with Mr. Mark Ruggles, Wichita, Kans.

    1. Michigan – Levi Somers – Project also Peoria, Ill. Heinz Desc. Project

    1. Towl family, also Robert Sommers family

    1. Rev. Peter N. Sommer’s bible and photographs

    1. Sons of American Revolution — Application to membership, supporting data and an extra copy

    1. Correspondence with printer – Alphagraphics, Salt Lake City, also binder – Fred Schaffer, Magna, Utah



Box 3

Folder/Volume




    1. “Important book” — Connie Jean Lucus and her father’s correspondence concerning contribution to family tie of Nicholas Sommer III W-1 to his cousin, my great grandfather, Nicholas N. Summers, IV-W-1 cousins once removed

    1. Summers Genealogical Collections Manuscript – “The Sommer-Sommers-Somers and Summers That Missed The Boat”

    1. Summers Genealogical Records — Census records 1790-1900 – Sommer Descendants

    1. Summers Genealogical information. Last Work Book. Misc. Library references, 1960-1978

    1. Summers Genealogical Collection — Publishing costs

    1. Complements and Inquiries subsequent to publication

    1. Statistics for updating charts

    1. Correspondence with individuals — not our kin.

    1. Positives – Photographs used in book

    1. Active biographical sketches other than for book — Story of Leigh Family; genealogy of Coffin family



 



Subject headings:



Genealogy

Somers family

Sommer family

Sommer, Peter Nicholas, 1709-1795

Sommers family

Summers family

Summers, William Clark, 1909-1999



 



TMM     07-15-2019