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Starr family papers, 1806-1816 | Litchfield Historical Society

By Leith Johnson

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Title: Starr family papers, 1806-1816Add to your cart.

Primary Creator: Starr, Henry (1785-1817)

Extent: 0.83 Boxes. More info below.

Arrangement: The papers are arranged alphabetically by type in one series.

Date Acquired: 04/09/2010

Subjects: Litchfield (Conn.), Starr, Henry, 1785-1817, Starr family, Tailors, United States - History - War of 1812

Forms of Material: Business records, Correspondence, Estate inventories, Legal documents, Military records, Notebooks, Writs

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The papers of the Starr family of Litchfield, Conn., primarily centering on Henry Starr (1785-1817) and his parents, Daniel (1759-1809) and Rachel Buell Starr (1761-1813), which include correspondence, a notebook, financial records, and documents related to the estates of Daniel and Rachel Buell Starr. Both father and son were tailors. There is a large group of military records created during the War of 1812 when Henry Starr was a lieutenant serving as paymaster in 37th Regiment U.S. Infantry stationed at New London and Groton, Conn. Henry married Clarissa Peck, and there are several documents which relate to Henry's father-in-law Timothy Peck and brother-in-law Luther Peck.

Subject/Index Terms

Litchfield (Conn.)
Starr, Henry, 1785-1817
Starr family
Tailors
United States - History - War of 1812

Administrative Information

Repository: Litchfield Historical Society

Alternate Extent Statement: 2 document boxes

Access Restrictions: The collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions: Unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection are in the public domain.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 Source: Donor unknown.

Acquisition Method: Found in collection.

Preferred Citation: Starr family papers (2010-97-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut, 06759

Finding Aid Revision History: Initial finding aid created 4/9/2010. Additional papers added and finding aid revised 11/30/2010.

Other Note: This collection was processed with support from the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR).


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Series 1: Papers, 1806-1816Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Correspondence, circa 1808, 1811Add to your cart.
Item 1: To Mr. H. Starr a little after Marriage by Edward, circa 1808Add to your cart.
Item 2: Peck, Luther to Starr, Henry, 1811 Feb 25Add to your cart.
Writes from Petersburg, Va., about his trip and business conditions. Expresses concerns about family.
Folder 2: Estates of Starr, Daniel and Starr, Rachel Buell, 1809-1813Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Estates of Starr, Daniel and Starr, Rachel Buell, 1809-1813Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Estates of Starr, Daniel and Starr, Rachel Buell, 1809-1813Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Estates of Starr, Daniel and Starr, Rachel Buell, 1809-1813Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Estates of Starr, Daniel and Starr, Rachel Buell, 1809-1813Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Estates of Starr, Daniel and Starr, Rachel Buell, 1809-1813Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Estates of Starr, Daniel and Starr, Rachel Buell, 1809-1813Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Estates of Starr, Daniel and Starr, Rachel Buell, 1809-1813Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Estates of Starr, Daniel and Starr, Rachel Buell, 1809-1813Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Estates of Starr, Daniel and Starr, Rachel Buell, 1809-1813Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Estates of Starr, Daniel and Starr, Rachel Buell, 1809-1813Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Lease, Williams, William to Starr, Henry, 1808Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Miscellaneous, 1810, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 15: Notebook, early 1800sAdd to your cart.
Folder 16: Notes, 1809-1813, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 17: Orders, 1809, 1812Add to your cart.
Folder 18: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., amounts paid to companies, 1814 May-JunAdd to your cart.
Folder 19: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., amounts paid to companies, 1814 May-JunAdd to your cart.
Folder 20: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., certifications and statements, 1813-1815Add to your cart.
Folder 21: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., certifications and statements, 1816Add to your cart.
Folder 22: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., correspondence, 1813Add to your cart.
Folder 23: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., correspondence, 1814Add to your cart.
Folder 24: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., correspondence, 1815-1816Add to your cart.
Folder 25: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., discharges, A-C, 1814Add to your cart.
Folder 26: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., discharges, D-H, 1814-1815Add to your cart.
Folder 27: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., discharges, J-L, 1814Add to your cart.
Folder 28: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., discharges, M, 1814-1815Add to your cart.
Folder 29: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., discharges, O-R, 1814-1815Add to your cart.
Folder 30: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., discharges, S-W, 1814-1815Add to your cart.
Folder 31: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., letters of administration, 1814-1815Add to your cart.
Folder 32: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., pardons, 1815Add to your cart.
Folder 33: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., powers of attorney, B, 1814-1815Add to your cart.
Folder 34: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., powers of attorney, C, 1814-1815Add to your cart.
Folder 35: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., powers of attorney, D-G, 1814-1815Add to your cart.
Folder 36: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., powers of attorney, H-I, 1814-1815Add to your cart.
Folder 37: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., powers of attorney, J-L, 1814-1815Add to your cart.
Folder 38: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., powers of attorney, M, 1814-1815Add to your cart.
Folder 39: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., powers of attorney, P-R, 1814-1815Add to your cart.
Folder 40: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., powers of attorney, S, 1814-1815Add to your cart.
Folder 41: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., powers of attorney, T-W, 1814-1815Add to your cart.
Folder 42: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., receipts, 1813Add to your cart.
Folder 43: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., receipts, 1814 Mar-MayAdd to your cart.
Folder 44: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., receipts, 1814 Jun-DecAdd to your cart.
Folder 45: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., receipts, 1815Add to your cart.
Folder 46: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., receipts, 1816, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 47: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., vouchers, B-F, 1814-1815Add to your cart.
Folder 48: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., vouchers, G-I, 1814-1815Add to your cart.
Folder 49: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., vouchers, L-M, 1814-1815Add to your cart.
Folder 50: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., vouchers, N-S, 1814-1815Add to your cart.
Folder 51: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., vouchers, T-W, 1814-1815Add to your cart.
Folder 52: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., writs, 1815-1816Add to your cart.
Folder 53: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., fragments and miscellaneous, 1814-1815, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 54: Statements of accounts, 1806-1808Add to your cart.
Folder 55: Statements of accounts, 1809-1811Add to your cart.
Folder 56: Statements of accounts, 1812Add to your cart.
Folder 57: Statements of accounts, 1813-1814Add to your cart.
Item 1: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., abstracts of payments made, 1814-1815Add to your cart.
Arranged alphabetically by commanding officer of the company. Currently stored in 18B box 21.
Item 2: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., estimates of payments, 1814-1815Add to your cart.
Arranged chronologically. Currently stored in 18B box 21.
Item 3: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., muster rolls, 1814-1815Add to your cart.
Arranged alphabetically by commanding officer of the company. Currently stored in 18B box 22.
Item 4: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., pay rolls, 1814-1815Add to your cart.
Arranged alphabetically by commanding officer of the company. Currently stored in 18B box 21.
Item 5: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., receipt rolls, 1814-1815Add to your cart.
Arranged alphabetically by commanding officer of the company. Currently stored in 18B box 22.
Item 6: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., recruiting accounts, 1813Add to your cart.
Arranged chronologically. Currently stored in 18B box 22.
Item 7: Starr, Lt. Henry 37th Regiment United States Infantry paymaster records, New London, Conn., recruiting returns, 1813-1814Add to your cart.
Arranged chronologically. Currently stored in 18B box 22.

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