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Golliher family papers

Identifier: MSS-168

Scope and Contents

The collection contains genealogy materials on The Golliher Family and related families, including family record sheets, census notes, obituaries, family trees, cemetery records, newspaper clippings, military documents, notes from marriage record, will books, and maps. Also contains information excerpted from county history books and other sources.


  • Creation: 1833-1911 and undated

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Archives and Special Collections, Ball State University Libraries, Muncie, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Archives and Special Collections.

Biographical Note

The Golliher family primarily resided in Randolph County, Indiana. Charles Golliher, son of Allen and Emma Golliher was born in 1858 and spent most of his life in Randolph County until he died in 1923. He was married to Martha O. Clevenger and had seven children and eight grandchildren.


1.6 Cubic Feet (4 boxes)

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This collection is arranged in the following series:

Series 1: Family name index, undated

Series 2: Family histories, undated

Series 3: Other genealogy documents, 1833-1911 and undated

Custodial History

This collection was received by Archives and Special Collections as a donation.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2000/10/11 by S. Cho. EAD finding aid created 2012/10/12 by Julie Hausknecht. EAD finding aid revised 2013/10/29 by Rebecca Marangelli.

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Repository Details

Part of the Stoeckel Archives of Local History Repository

Alexander M. Bracken Library
2000 W. University Avenue
Muncie Indiana 47306 USA