Cooper Collection

Repository

Dutchess County Historical Society

549 Main Street

Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Postal Address:

PO Box 88

Poughkeepsie NY 12602

(845) 471-1630

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contact@dchsny.org


Accession Number

DC.1500 – DC.1505

Processed by

Finding Aid Author: Shannon Butler, 2019

Arranged by: The Goshen Library

Described by: unknown

Preservation work: unknown

Encoded by: n/a

Date Completed

2019, April, 11

Creators

Peter B. Cromwell

Mary Cromwell

Benjamin Cromwell

Extent

.1 linear ft or 5 folders

Dates

Inclusive: 1760 - 1854

Conditions Governing Access

No Restrictions

Languages

English

Scope and Content

The collection consists of papers concerning the estate of Cornelius Cooper along with papers from the Cromwell family.

Historical Note

Provenance

The Collection was donated to the Dutchess County Historical Society by the Goshen Library and Historical Society on February 11, 1958

Subject Headings

Accounting; Business records; Correspondence; Will and Testament  

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Container List

Box 8

File

Contents

Date

File 40

DC.1500

Cornelius Cooper Papers – 21 pieces (missing 4/11/19)

various dates

File 41

DC.1501

Estate of Cornelius Cooper – 21 pieces

1824 Mar – 1826 Mar

File 42

DC.1502

Benjamin Cromwell Papers – contains copy of Cromwell’s will

1801-1805

File 43

DC.1503

Mary Cromwell papers concerning her estate

1814-1854

File 44

DC.1504

Papers of Peter Cromwell

1811-1854

File 45

DC.1505

Miscellaneous receipts (missing 4/11/19)

1779-1832