Whitney L. Brooks collection of Coe family papers, 1785-1854
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Brief Description:

The Whitney L. Brooks collection of Coe family papers relates primarily to Levi Coe (1760-1832) of Litchfield, Conn., and his son Levi Coe (1810-1881). The papers consist of finanical and legal records, correspondence, deeds, estate papers, land surveys, and other items.

Levi Coe (1760-1832) was married twice, the second time to Deborah McCall (1769-1843). They had 11 children, including Levi Coe (1810-1881) and Elizabeth Coe Oviatt (1805-1875). The collection includes a number of deeds and other records documenting land transactions of Levi and his son and one letter to Elizabeth. The papers also include Deborah McCall Coe's will and the elder Levi's estate documents.

Held at:
Litchfield Historical Society
7 South Street, P.O. Box 385
Litchfield, CT 6759
Phone: 860-567-4501
Fax: 860-567-3565
Email: archivist [at] litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org
Created by: Brooks, Whitney L., Coe family
Volume: 0.21 Linear Feet
Acquired: 01/01/1950.
Access Restrictions: The collection is open for research.
Subject Index
Coe family
Goshen (Conn.)
Litchfield (Conn.)
Genres/Forms of Material
Financial records
Land surveys
Legal documents
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection are in the public domain. There are no restrictions on use. Copyright status for other collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Acquisition Notes: Whitney L. Brooks  Gift
PreferredCitation: Whitney L. Brooks collection of Coe family papers (1950-23-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut, 06759