- 1807-1958 (Creation)
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Adam C. Lantz was born Aug. 4, 1831, in Mifflin Co., Pa. and died Nov. 7 1893. At the age of seven years he moved with his parents to Fairfield Co., Ohio. He was baptized in the Mennonite Church at 21. He married Anna Morrell of Fairfield Co., Ohio, in 1853. Shortly after their marriage they moved to Haw Patch, Ind.
Adam C. and Anna Lantz had four children, Sarah A., Mary E., a daughter who died in infancy, and Melvin D. Lantz.
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These assorted family papers are divided into two series:
(1) Miscellaneous family documents, 1807-1944
(2) Photographs, 1958, undated
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The photographs were at one time cataloged as a separate collection, HM4-074: Melvin D. Lantz Collection of Pictures. In June 2012, the collections were merged under colleciton number HM1-185.
The scrapbook and autograph book were at one time cataloged as a separate collection, HM1-239.: Melvin D. Lantz Collection. In February 2013, the collections were merged under catalog number HM1-185.
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