Manuscript Collections - Hulda Hoover Mclean Papers

2022

The Herbert Hoover Presidential Museum is now open daily to the public for viewing of the permanent galleries on the life and times of Herbert Hoover, tickets are available in person or online.

The Research Room is open to the public Monday through Friday, 9:00-12:00, and 12:30-4:15. Appointments are encouraged and can be made by calling (319) 643-5301 or via email: hoover.library@nara.gov.

 

HULDA HOOVER McLEAN PAPERS, 1809-1985
13 linear feet, 7 linear inches (31 manuscript boxes)
Herbert Hoover Presidential Library

 
FOLDER LIST

BOOK DRAFTS AND RESEARCH FILES

Box Contents
1

Genealogy of the Herbert Hoover Family

Pattern Manuscript, Corrected and Expanded Edition, 1985 (3 folders)

2

Publication Correspondence, 1961-1976
Reference Material, Articles, Letters, etc., 1911-1961
Research Notes and Agreements, 1928, 1930, 1955, 1961
Hoover Family History: Some Source Material, 1794-1960 (3 folders,nreminiscences, O’Dell  reminiscence, many originals, poor housing, land records, bank book, includes Minthorn Family)

1 Hoover, Andrew (Andreas Huber) and General Early Hoover

Pre-1966 Edition
Post 1966 Edition

Macco Affair, 1929-1932

3

2A Hoover, Jonas and Descendants

Pre-1966 Edition
Post 1966 Edition (3 folders)

2B Hoover, Mary, Apr 20, 1974
2E Hoover, Andrew and Descendants

Pre-1966 Edition
Post-1966 Edition

2F Hoover, Jacob and Descendants

Pre-1966 Edition
Post-1966 Edition

2G Hoover, Daniel and Descendants

4

2H Hoover, Rachel and Descendants

Pre-1966 Edition
Post-1966 Edition

2I Hoover, John and Descendants

Pre-1966 Edition
Pre and post-1966 Edition
Post-1966 Edition
Fouts, Louise Brooke, 1938-1950 (3G 4A 5C 6A 7C)
Hoover, Hulda – Early Letters to Mother and Sister, 1880-1883
Hoover, Mildred Crew Brooke, 1908-1967 (3G 4A 5C 6Aa)
Hoover, Theodore, 1907 – 1979 (3G 4A 5C 6A)

5

McLean, Hulda Hoover (3G 4A 5C 6A 7B)

Correspondence and Clippings, 1929-1974
Publications, 1966-1984 (When I Was a Little Girl, A Family in History:

Stories of the Hoover Family, Chuck McLean and Family: a biography,
Uncle Bert: A Biographical Portrait of Herbert Hoover, Aunt Lou: Some Background Notes For Talk at 111th Anniversary

Willis, Mildred Brooke Hoover (3G 4A 5C 6A 7A), 1963
Hoover, Herbert (3G 4A 5C 6B)

Correspondence, 1938A-1964 (includes Hoover cancelled envelopes)

In the Words of Herbert Hoover, unpublished manuscript by Hulda  Hoover  McLean
Materials Regarding, 1889-1980
Clippings, 1897-1959

6

Clippings, 1960-1984 (5 folders)

Hoover, Lou Henry (3G 4A 5C 6Ba), 1929-1979
Hoover, Herbert, Jr. (3G 4A 5C 6B 7A), 1928-1972 (picture of Meredith)
Hoover, Allan Henry (3G 4A 5C 6B 7B), 1964-1966
Leavitt, Mary (May)Hoover (3G 4A 5C 6B 7C), 1895-1975

2J Hoover, Susannah and Descendants, 1975-1977 and undated
2K Hoover, David and Descendants, 1964-1980 and undated

7

2L  Hoover, Peter and Descendants

Pre-1966 Edition, 1964-1966 and undated
Post-1966 Edition, 1965-1981 and undated (includes book)

2M  Hoover, Henry and Descendants, 1963-1969 and undated
2I - 2M Hoover, John - Hoover Henry – Miscellaneous, 1967-1981 and undated

Davis-Coate-Haskett-Embree Family Lines
Coate-Haskett Lines, 1930-1983
Davis-Embree Lines, 1925-1976

8

Heald-Lambert-Miles Family Lines
Heald-Lambert Lines, 1969-1982
Miles Line, 1939-1965
Minthorn-Heald Family Lines
Heald Line, 1935-1966
Minthorn Line, 1921-1975
Pfouts-Fouts Family Lines. Work of John Davenport

Correspondence, 1969-1984
A Chronological Streaming of the life of Conrad Foutz, An  Immigrant  to  America in  1753, 1978 (hardcover book)
The Davenports of Randolph County, North Carolina: An Interim Report, Nov 1971 (includes resume of John Scott Davenport)
Newsletters, 1970-1982
Pfautz/Fouts Families in America, 1975 and undated

9

Sherwood-Winn-Gilbert-Swan Family Lines

Gilbert Line, undated
Sherwood Family Line,1961-1984 and undated
Winn-Swan Family Lines, 1930-1972

Spofford-Tyler-Bradstreet Family Lines, 1960,1984
Wasley-Scarborough-Haworth-Scott-Bunting Family Lines
Bunting-Scott Family Lines, 1954-1977 and undated
Scarborough-Haworth Family Lines

Correspondence, 1958-1981
George Haworth and Some of His Descendants by James R. Hayworth, 1965
Some Quaker Families: Scarborough-Haworth compiled by Roger S. Boone

Generations 1-9, 1982
Generations 1-10, undated
Generation 11, 1986
Generation 12, 1984

Scarborough-Haworth eleventh generation, compiled by Roger S. Boone, 1986
Yount-Waymire Family Lines, 1925-1982 and undated

10

Hoover Genealogy, Other Lines and Unsolved Queries

Christian Hoover of Ohio by Mildred Rickard Mayer and Dale Rohrer, 1980
Genealogy books moved to library collection, 1917, 1928, 1930
Index of Hoovers, no established connection (small box)
Index of names received after 1967, published in addenda (small box)
Index of names married Into Hoover family, no established connection (small box)
Letters 1 – 100, 1950-1967
Letters 101 – 120, 1967-1980
Letters 121 – 131, 1981-1982

11

Genealogy of One Branch of the Hoover Family by Hulda Hoover McLean

Part 1. Ancestors of Jesse Clark Hoover and Hulda Randall Minthorn, 1959
Part 2. Descendants of Andrew Hoover, 1961

Genealogy of the Herbert Hoover Family by Hulda Hoover McLean, 1967 (two vols., one hardcover, one paperback)
Errata and Addenda, 1976
Corrections up to 1985 (2 folders)

12

Correspondence

Hoover, Hulda Minthorn letters to

Chambers, J. C., June 16, 1882
Miles, Agnes Minthorn (sister) and Laban Miles, Nov 16, 1883
Minthorn, Mary Wasley (mother) and Agnes Minthorn Miles (sister),1880, 1883
Minthorn, Mary Wasley to Mary (May) Hoover, undated (photograph copies)
Minthorn, Henry John to Theodore Hoover, Mar 8, 1920

Hoover family heraldry, 1951-1969
Hoover-Minthorn family – clippings, 1928-1929, 1975-1996 and undated (2 folders)
Hulda’s World – resource files

Brainard, Homer. Lewis-Minthorn family research, 1932
Correspondence regarding Minthorn family, 1922-1930, 1962-1980 (2 folders)
Gregory, Walter Dymond. Letter to Herbert Hoover detailing the history of Norwich Township, Ontario and Theodore Minthorn, Dec 1929
Harvey, Mary (Heald). Notes on Minthorn family compiled from 1913-1952
Helms, Elmer Ellsworth. Hulda Minthorn-Hoover – biographical pamphlet, 1929
Huldah the Prophetess: The Life and Ministry of President Hoover’s Mother in Bread of Life, May 1969
Minthorn, Hulda – letters to Miranda Stover, 1861-1865 (handwritten transcripts by Theodore Hoover)
McLean, Hulda Hoover – note cards (topics include: religious training, education, moving to Iowa, West Branch, Kansas, Anne Heald, Isaac Minthorn, John Minthorn, Mary Wasley Minthorn, Canada, home life, small box)
Minthorne, M. W. Letters to Theodore and Herbert Hoover, 1922 and undated
Odell, Harriette Miles – Reminiscences of Hulda, Henry John and Mary Minthorn, ca. 1937
Strench. Mildred (?) Minthorn. Doctor Henry John Minthorn: A Biographical Sketch,
Undated
Joseph and Mary Nance Hoover: Descendants, 1816-1991, 1991
McLean, Hulda Hoover – When I was a Little Girl, 1966 (photocopies)

GENEALOGY CORRESPONDENCE AND CHARTS

13

A, 1922-1961
Articles on Ancestry and Hoover, 1872-1930 and undated
Ancestry, undated
B, 1909-1957 (4 folders)
Birthplace, 1935
Brentlinger, Andrew chart
Brooke family chart
Bulla family chart
Burkhardt/Burket family charts
Burkholder family chart
C, 1913-1961 (4 folders)

14

Canada,
Carlson, Beatrice, 1934-1935
Carpenter, Edna, 1920-1953
Charts, 1908-1929 and undated (2 folders)
Clark, Grace Julian, 1921-1931 and undated
Coat of Arms, 1929 and undated
Coate-Coppock Estate, 1920-1926 and undated (3 folders)
Cogswell family chart
Cohoe, Miranda, 1929-1936
Coppock family chart

15

D, 1921-1950 (4 folders)
Daughters of the American Revolution, 1924-1931
Dudley, Thomas, 1930 and undated
Dunn, Verna Thompson, 1930-1951
Dunsmore family chart
Dwire family chart
E, 1921-1944
Emerson, Edwin, 1925-1933 (4 folders)
Eshelman, Cyrus H., 1928-1929

16

F, 1921-1953
Fesler, Ruth, 1928-1930 (2 folders)
Fouts family chart
Fox, J. W. – Genealogist, 1934-1935
G, 1921-1950 (3 folders)
Gingerich family chart
Goffe family chart
Griggs family chart
Grout family chart
H, 1907-1951 (5 folders)

17

Halls and Fells of Pennsylvania – Genealogy, undated (2 folders)
Haworth family chart
Heald, 1906-1958
Hemingway family chart
Henry, 1819-1935 (3 folders)
Hoover A – C, 1880-1953 (4 folders)

18

Hoover, D-R, 1907-1962 (12 folders)

19

Hoover, S-Z, 1906-1952 (2 folders)
Hoover, Andrew, 1872-1934
Hoover, Andrew – North Carolina
Hoover, Andrew – Switzerland
Hoover, Andrew, Jr.
Hoover, David – Richmond, Indiana, 1905-1933
Hoover, Eli, 1820-1957
Hoover, Hans family chart
Hoover, Henry family chart
Hoover, Henry Davis [Uncle Davis], 1907-1934
Hoover, Herbert, 1917-1968 and undated
Hoover, Herbert, Jr., 1903-1951
Hoover, Herbert (Pete), III, 1927-1960

20

Hoover, Hulda Minthorn, 1883-1931 and undated
Hoover, Hulda Minthorn – Articles, 1929-1969 and undated
Hoover, Hulda Minthorn – Correspondence, 1861-1883
Hoover, Jacob family chart
Hoover, Jesse Clark, 1880-1935
Hoover, Johann family chart
Hoover, John family chart
Hoover, John Yount, 1883-1929
Hoover, Lou Henry, 1899-1957 and undated
Hoover, Martin family chart
Hoover, Mary family chart

21

Hoover, Theodore J., 1906-1955 and undated (2 folders)
Hoover, William family chart
Huber family (2 folders)
Huber=Hoover Family History by Harry M. Hoover, 1928 (photocopy of book)
Huber, Andreas, 1919-1930 and undated
Huber, Bertoldus family chart
Huber, Johann, 1929 and undated
Huber, Josef, 1878-1930 and undated

22

I, 1928-1948
Indiana, 1866-1928
J, 1908-1963
K, 1920-1960 (2 folders)
Kephart, Calvin [National Genealogical Society], 1928-1932 (3 folders)
L, 1920-1960 (2 folders)

23

Lane, Rose Wilder [data gathered for 1920 biography], 1920; 1947
Leavitt, May Hoover, 1929-1934 and undated
M, 1906-1964 (4 folders)
Macco, Hermann F., 1929-1930 (5 folders)

24

Macco, Hermann F., undated (3 folders)
Marshall, James G., 1910-1937
Maryland, 1928-1938
McLean, Hulda Hoover, 1959-1961
Miles, A-Z, 1907-1940 (2 folders)
Miles family chart

25

Minthorn, A-Z, 1858-1940 (3 folders)
Minthorn ancenstry, 1921-1935 (2 folders)
Minthorn family chart
Minthorn, Henry John, 1889-1951
Minthorn, Mary Wasley, 1858-1929
Minthorn, Maud, 1927-1935
Minthorn, Theodore, 1858-1928

26

Monnette, Orra Eugene, 1920-1933
Mott, K. Stella, 1929-1934
N, 1917-1949
North Carolina, 1851-1964
O, 1917-1961 (2 folders)
Odell, Harriette Miles, 1907-1940 (3 folders)

27

P, 1908-1964 (3 folders)
Parker, Victor, 1928-1933
Pemberton, Mattie Hoover, 1907-1964
Pfautz family charts
Q, 1917-1960
R, 1907-1953 (2 folders)
Rensch, Hero and Ethel, 1929-1935
Reser, William, 1922-1930
Ross, Paul, 1928-1931

28

S, 1907-1958 (4 folders)
Sackett, Frederic M., 1930-1959
Scarborough family, 1931 and undated
Scobey family charts
Scott family charts
Sherwood family, 1927-1939 and family charts (2 folders)

29

Society of Colonial Wars, 1920-1921
Sons of the American Revolution, 1928-1937
Sons of the Revolution [California], 1920-1939
Sorenson, S. K., 1930-1931
Staudt, Richard, 1929
Strench, Mary Minthorn, 1935-1961
Switzerland, 1931-1946 and undated
T, 1918-1963
Tombaugh, Reno, 1928
Tool family charts
Turner, Mary G., 1929-1931
U, 1929-1952
V, 1908-1951

30

W, 1857-1953 (4 folders)
Wasley family chart
Weed family chart
West Branch Little House [manuscript by Lou Hoover], 1940-1941 (5 folders)

31

West Branch Little House [manuscript by Lou Hoover], 1940-1941 (8 folders)
West Branch Meeting House, 1940 and undated
Winn family chart
Wooster College, 1932
Y-Z, 1928-1964
Yount family, 1882-1950 and family charts (3 folders)

Top of Page