Foulke Family Collection, 1966-1984

Call number:  MG-51

1 box     9 folders     .25 cubic ft.

Repository:  LancasterHistory.org (Lancaster, Pa.)

Shelving Location:  Archives South, Side 2

Description: This collection contains correspondence between Roy A. Foulke and Evelyn A. Benson, genealogy notes, photocopies of pages from genealogy books, bills for research trips, a newspaper obituary, and book inserts. Also included are correspondence and a photocopy of the obituary of Leslie Ann Ricardo pertaining to fraudulent genealogical research.

Creator:  Foulke family.

System of Arrangement:  Organized by subject.

Conditions for Access:  No restrictions.

Conditions Governing Reproductions:  Collection may not be photocopied. Please contact Research Staff or Archives Staff with questions.

Language:  English

Source of Acquisition:  Unknown.

Folder 1 Correspondence from R. Foulke to E. Benson, 1967-1974

Insert 1 Correspondence between Foulke and Benson, 1967 and 1972. 2 items.

Insert 2 Letter and envelope, 1972.

Insert 3 Correspondence from R. Foulke to E. Benson, 1972-1974. 19 items.

 

Folder 2 Correspondence and notes to R. Foulke from E. Benson, 1966-1973

Insert 1 Letter and notes, 1966. 2 items.

Insert 2 Letter and notes, 1967. 2 items.

Insert 3 Letter, 1972.

Insert 4 Letter, 1972.

Insert 5 Letter, 1972.

Insert 6 Letter, 1972.

Insert 7 Letters, 1972. 5 items.

Insert 8 Letters, 1972-1973. 2 items.

 

Folder 3 Correspondence concerning fraudulent genealogical information

Insert 1 Note and photocopy of obituary, 1971 and 1972.

Insert 2 Correspondence to D. Berry from P. Jacobsen, 1972.

Insert 3 Correspondence to R. Foulke from E. Benson, 1972.

Insert 4 Correspondence to E. Benson from R. Foulke, 1972. 3 items.

Insert 5 Correspondence to Thomas Funeral Home, Cambridge, Md., 1972. 2 items.

 

Folder 4 Correspondence and notes, 1973

Insert 1 Letter and notes, 1973. 2 items.

Insert 2 Notes, 1973. 3 items.

 

Folder 5 Notes

Inserts 1-8 Notes.

Insert 9 Photocopies of notes.

 

Folder 6 Booklet inserts and notes, 1972. 3 items.

 

Folder 7 Photocopies and magazine page.

Insert 1 Photocopies of pages of a book. Genealogical information on the Fowke family.

Insert 2 Photocopies of pages of a book. Genealogical information on the Fooks family.

Insert 3 Photocopy of Orphans Court records. John Folk (Foulk), deceased. 2 items.

Insert 4 Page from National Geographic. Map of Chesapeake Bay.

 

Folder 8 Newspaper clipping. Obituary for James Hilder Foulk, 1984.

Folder 9 Bills for research trips to Annapolis, Md. in September and October of 1972, to R. Foulke from E. Benson.