Shotwell Family Papers
3- 1/ 4 cubic f e e t
H I S T O R Y Standard Inventory
Provenance: The Ohio H i s t o r i c a l Society acquired the Shotwell
Family Papers from various sources between 1949 and 1978. Clara
Ireland processed the c o l l e c t i o n i n February 1381.
Property r i g h t s : The Ohio His'torical Society owns the property
r i g h t s t o t h i s c o l l e c t i o n .
Copyrights: Copyrights have - not been dedicated to the public.
Consideration of the requirements of copyright is the responsi-b
i l i t y of the author and publisher.
Access: This coLlection is open under the r u l e s and r e g u l a t i o n s
of the Ohio H i s t o r i c a l Society.
C i t a t i o n : Researchers a r e requested t o c i t e c o l l e c t i o n name,
c o l l e c t i o n number, and t h e Ohio H i s t o r i c a l Society in a l l footnote
and bibliographic references.
Note t o researchers: Prior to 1951, the Ohio H i s t o r i c a l Society
acquired the Kilgore- Shotwell Collection. During preliminary
processing of t h i s material in 1978, the c o l l e c t i o n was divided
i n t o the Daniel Kilgore Papers ( MSS 1 9 7 ) and the Shotwell Family
Papers ( MSS 2 2 5 ) . Researchers, t h e r e f o r e , a r e advised t o check
both c o l l e c t i o n s f o r r e l a t e d m a t e r i a l .
1796 born, Brownsville, Pennsylvania
1813 moved to Harrison County, Ohio; farmer, m i l l e r , dry goods
1819 married Rhoda Beebe; four c h i l d r e n , William Jr., S t u a r t Beebe,
Theodore, and Riloda Loretta
1854 died, Cadiz, Ohio
William Shotwell J r .
1843 attended Franklin College, New Athens, Ohio
1844 attended Miami University, Oxford, Ohio
1846 a t t o r n e y , Hamilton, Butler County, Ohio
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