Series 1
Biographical and genealogical material
Box 1

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of biographical and genealogical material relating to Frank, Helen James and Helen E. Chisholm, including a wedding announcement, death certificates, biographical essays and genealogical studies of the names Chisholm and Houston/Huston. Of particular interest is the last will and testament of Henry Houston, Helen J. Chisholm's maternal grandfather, in which Houston bequeaths monetary amounts as large as one hundred thousand dollars.

Box Folder Content
1 1 Chisholm genealogy, “The Name and the Family of Chisholm,” complied by The Media Research Bureau
1 2 Chisholm, Frank P., biographical data
1 3 Chisholm, Helen E., biographical data
1 4 Chisholm, Helen James, biographical data
1 5 Chisholm, Helen James, James and Houston family material
1 6 Houston/ Huston genealogy (Helen James Chisholm’ s maternal family)
1 7 Houston, Henry H., last will and testament
1 8 Hudson, Charles T. / Houston, military record
1 9 James, Helen, legal documents relating to transfer of property (Elizabeth County, Virginia) from Charles Smith
1 10 James, Willis H., biographical data (military record, death certificate, life insurance documents)
1 11 Johnson, George and Dora, documents relating to adoption of Charles Wells
1 12 Root, David, biographical data
1 13 Miscellaneous information on Connecticut (Guilford, New Haven, Cheshire, Hartford)