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Title Loveta Schweers papers
Object ID 2011.149
Scope & Content The Loveta Schweers papers include a genealogical project done on the Wroten (Rotten, Roten) family on the Delmarva peninsula. There are several photocopied land records, court records, and military records related to the family. Within the collection are additional documents related to the Mace, Adams, and Wiley families. Due to the nature of the papers as photocopies, there is no exact date of their creation.
Dates of Creation 2001-2011
Biographical History George W. Wiley was a Corporal in the First Eastern Shore Infantry during the Civil War. His wife Geraldine applied for his pension in 1903. The Wroten family was an early Eastern Shore family, with a will from 1743 written by Josiah Rotton.
System of arrangement Folders are listed by their location in each box; any given subject may be dispersed throughout the entirety of the collection.
Extent of Description 1 Folder
People Wiley, George W.
Wroten, William
Wroten, Levin
Mace, Nicholas
Rotten, Josiah
Wroten, Hennie
Mace, John
Insley, Richard William
Search Terms Wiley Family
Mace Family
Adams Family
Wroten Family
Rotten Family
Roten Family
Rotton Family
Somerset County, Maryland
Dorchester County, Maryland
Land records
Orphan Records
Local history