Denton Family Collection, 1920-1991 | University Archives

By Marissa Posada, Daniel Lucio, Rachel Motes

Collection Overview

Title: Denton Family Collection, 1920-1991Add to your cart.
ID: 01/HM. 61
Extent: 14.0 Boxes
Arrangement: This collection is arranged around individuals and subjects with each box representing either an individual family member/researcher or the type of content contained within.
Date Acquired: 00/00/1994
Languages: English

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This collection contains personal genealogical research concerning the Denton family. This research is primarily in the form of personal letters, photos, family trees, official and unofficial documents, and other sources as well.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Denton family has throughout the years compiled various sources ranging from photos to documents in order to preserve adequate genealogical knowledge. This is a collection of all the sources utilized for the genealogical research as well as a record of the pursuit of the genealogical research itself. In particular, this collection contains information regarding how the Denton family came to establish itself in the U.S. such as governmental and informal records, photos, letters, and family trees.

Administrative Information

Repository: University Archives
Access Restrictions: Selected items in this collection are restricted. Please contact the UNT Special Collections for more information.
Use Restrictions: Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Special Collections department. Copyright restrictions may apply.
Physical Access Note: Portions of this collection are stored off-site and require a minimum of 24 hours notice prior to use.  Boxes 1 - 11 and Box 14 are housed in the Research Collections Library.
Acquisition Source: UNT
Acquisition Method: This collection was a donation to the UNT Archives from the Denton family itself.
Finding Aid Revision History: Rachel Motes processed the accretion of [Box 14] to this collection on August 11, 2017.

Box and Folder Listing

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Box 7: Dwight Wilson DentonAdd to your cart.
Bar Code: 50088
Folder 1: Dwight Wilson Denton Kentucky Land Grants, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Dwight Wilson Denton Kentucky Courthouse Records, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Dwight Wilson Denton Maryland Notes, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Dwight Wilson Denton Maryland and Virginia Wills and Marriages Photostats and Typed Copies, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Dwight Wilson Denton Tennessee Census Records, 1820,1830,1840Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Dwight Wilson Denton New York State Census, 1790-1870Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Dwight Wilson Denton New York Wills, 1965Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Dwight Wilson Denton Fairfield, Ohio Cemeteries Listed by Wagner, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: Dwight Wilson Denton Fairfield County Cemeteries, Ohio, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: Dwight Wilson  Denton Tennessee Census Records, 1850Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Dwight Wilson Denton Tennessee Census Records, 1860-1870Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Dwight Wilson Denton Virginia Records, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 13: Dwight Wilson Denton Census Records, 1790,1800,1810,1820,1830,1840,1850,1860Add to your cart.

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