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Martindale Family Genealogy

Identifier: WH2098

Scope and Contents

Collection includes a binder with pedigree and family group sheets (some with attached documentation) compiled in the 1970s-1980s by Richard Scott Mitchell (b.1929, Longmont, Colo.). The genealogical records document the descendants of Andrew Martindale (b.March 15, 1821, Patrick Co, Va.; d.June 22, 1897, Longmont, Boulder Co., Colo.) and Nancy Oliphant (1826-?). Research notes and correspondence document a possible relationship between Andrew Martindale and William Martindale (b.1753, Philadelphia, Pa.; d.1854 Chile, Miami Co., Ind.) and family. Other family surnames represented: Arthur, Bushnell, Carter, Durm, Farar, Fishburn, Fix, Hanchett, Hughes, Keener, King, Manwell, Markwell, Martindill, Mitchell, Pool, Oliphant, Southard, Spain, Trueblood, Whitmore. Vital record information dates from between 1821-1980s. Copies of written family histories contain information on Martindale families in England and colonial America. Records also provide information on Martindale families located in Calif., Colo., Ind., Iowa, Kan., Md., Neb., N.C., Va., and Wyo.


  • 1972-1986


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


All requests for permission to publish, reproduce, or quote from material in the collection should be discussed with the appropriate librarian or archivist. Permission for publication may be given on behalf of the Denver Public Library as the owner of the physical item. It is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained by the customer. The Library does not assume any responsibility for infringement of copyright or publication rights of the manuscript held by the writer, heirs, donors, or executors. Reproduction restrictions are decided on a case-by-case basis.


1 box(es) (.25 linear feet)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Boulder Genealogical Society, 2009.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

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