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Title Blydenburgh Family Papers
Object Name Papers, Personal
Scope & Content Includes deeds, mortgages, receipts, correspondence, and genealogical material of or pertaining to the Blydenburgh family of Smithtown, NY. Deeds date from 1793-1838 and pertain to lands in the towns of Smithtown and Islip, NY. Blydenburgh family members listed on deeds include: Benjamin B. Blydenburgh and Benjamin L. Blydenburgh, also Hamilton, Isaac, Ebenezer, Joseph, Richard, Daniel, Selah, Selah Jr., John, and Sarah Blydenburgh. Others mentioned include Jacob Longbothom, Richard Wheeler, Abraham Sopor, and Jesse Garrett. There is a genealogy of Jesse Smith Blydenburgh, genealogical notes on the Blydenburgh, Roach, and Smith families, and correspondence on Blydenburgh genealogy. Also of note is a protection order for Caleb Smith I, issued by Sir Henry Clinton, Commander-in-Chief of British forces in the Province of New York, 1777.
Catalog Number 2016.002
Collection Blydenburgh Family Papers
Credit line Richard H. Handley Collection of Long Island Americana, The Smithtown Library
Containers Box 1, Folder 1: Legal Documents
Box 1, Folder 2: Legal Documents
Box 1, Folder 4: Legal Documents
Box 1, Folder 3: Legal Documents
Box 1, Folder 5: Legal Documents
Box 1, Folder 6: Geneaology Notes and Charts
Box 1, Folder 7: Geneaology Notes and Charts
Box 1, Folder 8: Geneaology Notes and Charts
Box 1, Folder 9: Geneaology Notes and Charts
Box 1, Folder 10: Genealogy Chart