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Guide to the New-York Historical Society Collection of Certificates
1700-1991
 PR 014

New-York Historical Society
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Collection processed by Kelly McAnnaney (2008). Revised by Marybeth Kavanagh (2018).

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on June 03, 2021 using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Container List

Series IX: Genealogical, 1785-1940

Scope Note

This series is comprised of membership certificates to organizations that base their membership on lineage. Societies include the Daughters of the American Revolution, the Society of Colonial Wars, the Society of Mayflower Descendants, the Saint Nicholas Society of the City of New York, the Society of California Pioneers, the Society of the Cincinnati and Sherwood Kindred of America. Some of these certificates are printed on parchment and have original wax seals.

Container 1     Title Date
Folder: FF66 Association of Descendants of Andrew Ward
1904
Folder: FF66 American College of Heraldry and Genealogical Registry
1878
Folder: FF31 Daughters of the American Revolution
1902, 1905, 1931
Folder: FF66 Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania
1928
Folder: FF32 Holland Society of New York
1885-1937
Folder: FF66 Huguenot Society of London
1909
Folder: FF66 Hyde Association
1880
Folder: FF66 Institute of American Genealogy
1939
Folder: FF66 National Society of Women Descendants of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company
1931
Folder: FF33 Order of the Founders and Patriots of America
1911, 1924
Folder: FF67 Saint Nicholas Society NYC
1835-1894
Folder: FF66 Sherwood Kindred of America
1940
Folder: FF66 Society of American Wars
1911
Folder: FF66 Society of Americans of Royal Descent
1935
Folder: FF68 Society of California Pioneers
1859
Folder: FF69 Society of the Cincinnati
1785-1896, undated
Folder: FF34 Society of the Colonial Dames of America
1900, 1926
Folder: FF70 Society of the Colonial Wars
1884-1922
Folder: FF66 Society of the Daughters of 1812
1903
Folder: FF66 Society of Magna Charta Dames
1935
Folder: FF71 Society of Mayflower Descendants
1923
Folder: FF66 Society of the War of 1812
1893-1918
Folder: FF72 Sons of the Revolution
1892, 1917-1918

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