Taylor Family Genealogy Records (DeKalb County), 1969-2004
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Brief Description: The records of the Taylor Family Genealogy Papers contain the research materials on the  family’s genealogy compiled by Ethel L. Taylor, including items such as birth certificates, marriage licences, death certificates, obituaries, newspaper clippings, and genealogy society newsletters.  She spent decades researching her family’s history and her research dates from 1969 to 2004.  Her research results include ancestors dating to the 1700s and copies of records from several states in the U.S., England, India, and Salt Lake City.
Held at:
Northern Illinois University
Founders Memorial Library
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 60115
Phone: 815-753-1779
Email: rhcua [at] niu.edu
Record Series Number: RHC/RC/289
Volume: 2.75 Linear Feet
Acquired: 04/22/2008.
Arrangement: The organization of the papers follows that of Taylor’s notebooks and the names she gave those notebooks.  The dates listed in the inventory reflect when she compiled the research materials.
Access Restrictions: There are no restrictions on access to the collection.
Subject Index
Davenport Family
DeKalb (Ill.)
Gooding Family
Horton Family
Jewell Family
Marion County (Ky.)
Outhouse Family
Taylor Family
Turpin Family
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Property rights in the collection belong to the Regional History Center; literary rights are dedicated to the public.
Acquisition Notes: John C. Conlin