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Guide to the Dey Genealogical Collection
circa 1860–1904
 MS 3123

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Collection processed by Joseph Ditta (2021)

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on December 30, 2021
Finding aid written in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Dey, Joseph Warren Scott, 1832-1905.
Title: Dey genealogical collection
Dates [inclusive]: circa 1860–1904
Abstract: Genealogical research compiled by Joseph Warren Scott Dey (1832–1905) on the Dey (or Dye) family and related lines of New York, New Jersey, and Kentucky. Includes transcriptions of birth, marriage, and death records, as well as family bible entries, wills, compiled genealogies, and Dey's extensive correspondence querying relatives for information.
Quantity: 10.5 Linear feet in 11 boxes.
Location: This collection is stored offsite and advance notice is required for use. Please contact manuscripts@nyhistory.org prior to your research visit to coordinate access. Keep in mind that it will take between two (2) and five (5) business days for collections to arrive, and you should plan your research accordingly.
Language: The documents in this collection are in English.
Call Phrase: MS 3123