The Resource Arliss Shaffer Monk papers

Arliss Shaffer Monk papers

Label
Arliss Shaffer Monk papers, 1973-2011
Title
Arliss Shaffer Monk papers
Inclusive dates
1973-2011
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Papers, 1973-2011, of Arliss Shaffer Monk (1921-2013) of Greeley, Colorado, containing genealogical research on the Barkham, Corbin, Eltonhead, Ijams, Jenings, Philips, and Waters families of Lancaster, Loudoun, Middlesex, and York Counties, Virginia, and Maryland and England. The collection includes correspondence and research notes, and abstracts, copies, and transcriptions of census records, church records, court records, deeds, estate administration records, tax records, tombstone inscriptions, vital statistics, and wills. There are also guidebooks to Bruton Parish churchyard in Williamsburg, Virginia, and Ripon Cathedral in North Yorkshire, England
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  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Arliss Jeanette Shaffer was born on 2 May 1921 in Ault, Colorado. She was the daughter of Joel Charles Shaffer and Bertha Melvina Nali. She graduated from Colorado State College of Education (now the University of Northern Colorado), and taught high school in Colorado, Washington, and Virginia. Shaffer married William Woodward Monk on 15 June 1947. They moved to Staunton, Virginia, and in 1954, moved back to Colorado and settled in Greeley, where her and her husband operated a piano tuning business. She was a co-founder of the Weld County Genealogical Society, and a charter member of the Weld County Historical Society, and was a member of various other genealogical and historical societies. Arliss S. Monk died on 27 February 2013, and is buried in Linn Grove Cemetery in Greeley, Colorado.
Cataloging source
VIC
Label
Arliss Shaffer Monk papers
Link
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaead/published/lva/vivadoc.pl?file=vi04603.xml
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
.9
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Mond, Arliss Shaffer
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001692147
Reproduction note
photocopies.
Type of unit
cu. ft. (2 boxes)

Library Locations

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