Blodgett Mudge Family Papers

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Blodgett-Mudge Family papers
Creator: Mudge, Ebenezer, approximately 1682-
Call Number: D.9
Dates: ca. 1756- 1880
Physical Description: 1 Box
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Table of Contents:

Biographical/Historical Note
Scope and Content
Subject(s)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Access
Use
Citation
Content List
Series I: Family Papers
Collection Overview
Title: Blodgett-Mudge Family papers
Creator: Mudge, Ebenezer, approximately 1682-
Call Number: D.9
Dates: ca. 1756- 1880
Physical Description: 1 Box
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Biographical/Historical Note
Ebenezer Mudge was born circa February 26, 1682 in Northampton, Massachusetts. As an adult he settled in Sharon, Connecticut with his wife Abigail and they had twelve children. One of his sons, Ebenezer Jr. born in 1709, and moved from Connecticut and settled himself and his family in Virgil, New York. Another son, Abraham, born in 1728 settled in Florida, New York. The Mudges became landowners in New York state.

Scope and Content
The Blodgett- Mudge Family Papers contains one series: Family Papers and consists of legal documents related to land ownership and businesses, receipts and writings. Writings include several pieces of correspondence.

Subject(s):
Deeds
Correspondence
Mudge, Ebenezer, approximately 1682-
Mudge, Ebenezer, 1709-
Mudge, Abraham, 1728-
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The Blodgett- Mudge Family Papers were made a gift of Fred Jordan on March 23, 1978 and February 2, 1982.Access
The Blodgett-Mudge Family papers is open for research use. Researchers are advised to contact Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation prior to visiting. Upon arrival, researchers will also be asked to fill out a registration form and provide photo identification.Use
Reproductions are made upon request but can be subject to restrictions. Permission to publish materials from the collection must currently be requested. Please note that some materials may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the researcher's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections. For more information contact rarebks@library.rochester.eduCitation
[Item title, item date], Blodgett-Mudge Family papers, D.9, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
Administrative Information
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Publisher: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
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Content List
Series I: Family Papers
Box 1, Folder 1Legal Documents, 1756 - 1810
Box 1, Folder 2Legal Documents, 1810 - 1825
Box 1, Folder 3Legal Documents, 1826 - 1839
Box 1, Folder 4Legal Documents, 1840 - 1876, Undated
Box 1, Folder 5Receipts, 1809 - 1871
Box 1, Folder 6Writings, circa 1819 - 1880


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