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Record Description

The collection consists of loose leaf papers, notebooks, composition books, rough drafts, and workbooks. It includes the following:

  • Pedigree charts
  • Family group sheets
  • Maps
  • Photos
  • Research logs
  • Census records
  • Cemetery records
  • Deeds
  • Land records
  • Pension records and applications
  • Marriage records, returns and certificates
  • Lineage records
  • Naturalization records
  • Index cards containing individual vital, family and biographical information: including name, birth date, birth place, death date, burial place, and some parent(s) name(s). Some have children names with vital data on them.

The Information is from various countries and U.S. Sates including

  • Virginia
  • Vermont
  • Massachusetts
  • Connecticut
  • North Carolina
  • South Carolina
  • Georgia
  • England
  • Scotland
  • Ireland
  • Wales
  • Germany
  • Holland
  • Norway

Record Content

Index cards containing individual vital information: including name, birth date, birth place, death date, burial place, and some parent(s) name(s). Some have children names with vital data on them. Some include composition books, rough drafts, maps, photos, loose leaf & workbooks. Information from Virginia, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, England, Scotland, Ireland, Wales, Germany, Holland, Norway, and various other countries and U.S. States.

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Examples of Source Citations for a Record in This Collection

  • United States. Bureau of the Census. 12th census, 1900, digital images, From FamilySearch Internet ( September 29, 2006), Arizona Territory, Maricopa, Township 1, East Gila, Salt River Base and Meridian; sheet 9B, line 71
  • Mexico, Distrito Federal, Catholic Church Records, 1886-1933, digital images, from FamilySearch Internet ( April 22, 2010), Baptism of Adolfo Fernandez Jimenez, 1 Feb. 1910, San Pedro Apóstol, Cuahimalpa, Distrito Federal, Mexico, film number 0227023

Sources of Information for This Collection

"Paul Dingwell Genealogical Collection." ‘’FamilySearch’’ ( . FHL [microfilm or digital images], [number of reels or digital folders], [reels or digital folders]. Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.



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