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Cleveland (Ohio) -- Genealogy. (40)
Registers of births, etc. -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (17)
Undertakers and undertaking -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (11)
Funeral homes -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (10)
Business enterprises -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (8)
Cleveland (Ohio) -- Genealogy (8)
Church records and registers -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (4)
Cleveland (Ohio) -- History. (4)
Death certificates -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (4)
German Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (4)
Immigrants -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (4)
Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Genealogy. (4)
Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- History. (4)
Patriotic societies -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (4)
African Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Genealogy. (3)
Charities -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (3)
Cleveland (Ohio) -- Biography. (3)
Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Genealogy. (3)
Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (3)
Registers of births, etc. -- Ohio -- Cleveland (3)
Western Reserve (Ohio) -- History. (3)
African Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (2)
Antislavery movements -- Ohio. (2)
Business enterprises -- Ohio -- Cleveland (2)
Business enterprises -- Ohio -- Lakewood. (2)
Catholics, Croatian -- Ohio -- Cleveland (2)
Church records and registers -- Ohio -- Cleveland (2)
Cleveland (Ohio) -- 19th century. (2)
Cleveland (Ohio) -- Church history -- Sources (2)
Connecticut Land Company. (2)
Croatian Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland (2)
Cuyahoga County (Ohio) -- Genealogy. (2)
Funeral homes -- Ohio -- Lakewood. (2)
Grand Army of the Republic. Army and Navy Post, No. 187 (Cleveland, Ohio) (2)
Irish American families -- Ohio -- Cleveland (2)
Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland (2)
Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Genealogy (2)
Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Lakewood -- Genealogy. (2)
Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Lakewood. (2)
Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Social life and customs. (2)
Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (2)
Lakewood (Ohio) -- Genealogy. (2)
McGorray Brothers Funeral Home. (2)
Ohio -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Registers. (2)
Philanthropists -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (2)
Pioneers -- Ohio -- Western Reserve. (2)
Real property -- Ohio -- Western Reserve. (2)
Registers of births, etc. -- Ohio -- Lakewood. (2)
Slavery -- United States -- History -- Sources. (2)
Slovak Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (2)
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1Title:  Thorman Family Papers     
 Creator:  Thorman Family 
 Dates:  1873-1961 
 Abstract:  Simson Thorman was one of the first Jews to settle in Cleveland, Ohio, coming in 1837, and was responsible for the migration of 19 other Jews from Unsleben, Bavaria, known as the Alsbacher Party, the first major settlement of Jews in Cleveland. His grandson, Harold Thorman, the principal family member represented in the collection, was founder of H.M. Thorman, a women's coat-making firm, and was also associated with the brokerage firm of Joseph Mellen & Miller, Inc. The collection consists of genealogical notes, clippings, correspondence, certificates, wills, and record books. Includes wills of Simson and Regina Thorman, as well as a land title, correspondence regarding property, and record books relating to Simson Thorman; clippings, a memorial tribute to Abba Hillel Silver, and birth, marriage, army discharge and death certificates for Harold Thorman. The collection has value for the study of the origins and development of the Jewish community in Cleveland. 
 Call #:  MS 4228 
 Extent:  0.20 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  Thorman family. | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- History -- Sources. | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Genealogy. | Cleveland (Ohio) -- Genealogy.
 
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2Title:  William R. Joseph Family Papers and Photographs     
 Creator:  Joseph, William R. 
 Dates:  1911-2012 
 Abstract:  William R. (Bill) Joseph (1946-2012), a specialist in nonprofit law and community leader, was the son of Frank and Martha Joseph. A co-founder of Ohio Citizens for the Arts, he was also a board member and president of many other local nonprofit organizations. Bill Joseph was a member of the sixth generation of the Joseph family in the Cleveland area. His family owned Joseph & Feiss, one of the city's most prominent firms in the garment industry. The collection consists of biographies, birth certificates, certificates, contracts, correspondence, correspondence transcripts, diplomas, eulogies, genealogies, a haggadah (Jewish text that documents the order of the Passover Seder), obituaries, oral histories, photographs, postcards, proclamations, programs, and scrapbooks. 
 Call #:  MS 5387 
 Extent:  1.40 linear feet (2 containers) 
 Subjects:  Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Social life and customs. | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- History. | Cleveland (Ohio) -- Genealogy.
 
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3Title:  Welsh Presbyterian Church Records     
 Creator:  Welsh Presbyterian Church 
 Dates:  1906-1940 
 Abstract:  The Welsh Presbyterian Church was a Cleveland, Ohio, church founded ca. 1890, located on East 55th Street, and known as Willson Avenue Welsh Presbyterian Church before Willson Avenue became East 55th Street in 1906. It was part of the Pittsburgh Presbytery and merged with the Westminster Presbyterian Church of Cleveland in the 1940s. The collection consists of two record books containing minutes of meetings of the Board of Trustees and Elders, 1906-1912, monthly meetings of the Church Session, 1922-1937, and registers of pastors, elders, communicants, baptisms, marriages and deaths, 1912-1940. 
 Call #:  MS 3995 
 Extent:  0.20 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  Welsh Presbyterian Church (Cleveland, Ohio) -- Archives. | Church records and registers -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Welsh Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Registers of births, etc. -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Cleveland (Ohio) -- Church history -- Sources. | Cleveland (Ohio) -- Genealogy.
 
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4Title:  New England Society of Cleveland and the Western Reserve Records     
 Creator:  New England Society of Cleveland and the Western Reserve 
 Dates:  1855-1965 
 Abstract:  The New England Society of Cleveland and the Western Reserve is a patriotic society in Ohio dedicated to preserving the memory, and perpetuating the principles of, early New England settlers. Membership is open to those who are descendants of natives of New England. The collection consists of constitutions, minutes, notes on meetings, reports, resolutions, financial records, membership information, programs of Anchor Day celebrations, yearbooks, correspondence, notices of events, news clippings and miscellany. This collection is useful for those interested in the activities of the society and is helpful to those researching the background of individual members of the society as some of the applications include genealogical information. 
 Call #:  MS 4166 
 Extent:  1.60 linear feet (3 containers) 
 Subjects:  New England Society of Cleveland and the Western Reserve -- Archives. | Patriotic societies -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | New England -- History -- Colonial period, 1600-1775 -- Societies, etc. | New England -- Genealogy. | Cleveland (Ohio) -- Genealogy.
 
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5Title:  Society of Mayflower Descendants, Cleveland Colony Records     
 Creator:  Society of Mayflower Descendants, Cleveland Colony 
 Dates:  1930-1984 
 Abstract:  The Cleveland Colony of the Society of Mayflower Descendants (f. 1930) was organized by Mrs. Walter D. Meals as a colony of the Society of Mayflower Descendants in the State of Ohio. The activities of the colony include genealogical research on descendants of Mayflower passengers and distributing copies of the Mayflower Compact in schools. Membership is open to any proven descendant of a Mayflower passenger. The collection consists of a history of the colony, a petition for its charter, constitutions, minutes, membership data, genealogical information on members, reports, bulletins, financial records, information on events, correspondence, copies of addresses, scrapbooks, writings, newspaper clippings, reports of colony organizations, and miscellaneous documents. This collection is useful for those interested in the activities of the Society of Mayflower Descendants and of patriotic societies in general. Also valuable is the genealogical information on Mayflower passengers and their descendants. 
 Call #:  MS 4178 
 Extent:  2.81 linear feet (4 containers and 1 oversize folder) 
 Subjects:  Society of Mayflower Descendants. Cleveland Colony -- Archives. | Patriotic societies -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Pilgrims (New Plymouth Colony) -- Genealogy. | Massachusetts -- History -- New Plymouth, 1620-1691 -- Societies, etc. | Cleveland (Ohio) -- Genealogy. | United States -- Genealogy.
 
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6Title:  J. D. Deutsch Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. Records     
 Creator:  J. D. Deutsch Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. 
 Dates:  1909-1960 
 Abstract:  J. D. Deutsch Funeral Home and Crematory was a Jewish funeral home founded by Jacob D. Deutsch around 1900 in Cleveland, Ohio. In 1967 it became the Miller-Deutsch Memorial Chapel. The collection consists of burial books, which include name, address, age, spouse, parents, birthplace, cause of death, doctor, location of death, and location of cemetery. Included are some non-Jewish burials. click here to view the searchable index to the funeral records contained in this collection 
 Call #:  MS 4339 
 Extent:  4.70 linear feet (3 containers and 22 oversize volumes) 
 Subjects:  J. D. Deutsch Funeral Home and Crematory. | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Genealogy. | Undertakers and undertaking -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Registers of births, etc. -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Cleveland (Ohio) -- Genealogy.
 
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7Title:  Cleveland Families Oral History Project Interviews     
 Creator:  Tuve, Jeanette E. 
 Dates:  1982-1985 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of 39 oral history interviews conducted by Jeanette Tuve with individuals and representatives of long-established Cleveland, Ohio, families who have played significant roles in the city's growth and development and with several Cleveland philanthropic foundation administrators. The interviews focused on the philanthropic involvement of these families and reveal the continuity of philanthropic motivation between generations of a particular family and the shared interest between related families and social peers in specific areas of charitable activity. The project was sponsored by the Western Reserve Historical Society and funded by the William Bingham Foundation. 
 Call #:  MS 4345 
 Extent:  0.80 linear feet (2 containers) 
 Subjects:  Charities -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Endowments -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Interviews -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Philanthropists -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Interviews. | Upper classes -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Interviews. | Cleveland (Ohio) -- Biography. | Cleveland (Ohio) -- Genealogy.
 
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8Title:  Cobb-Andrews Family Papers     
 Creator:  Cobb-Andrews Family 
 Dates:  1832-1964 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of typescripts and original correspondence for a variety of members of the Philip Cobb and the Edward William Andrews families over the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Genealogical information is provided for most of the family members. The collection pertains primarily to the family relationships and activities of the Caius and Philip Cobb, the Andrews and the Younglove families. 
 Call #:  MS 4360 
 Extent:  0.20 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  Cobb, Philip Lothrop, 1870-1929 -- Family. | Cobb, Caius -- Family. | Andrews, Edward William -- Family. | Cobb family. | Andrews family. | Younglove family. | Cleveland (Ohio) -- Genealogy.
 
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9Title:  Mary Doan Taylor Family History     
 Creator:  Taylor, Mary Doan 
 Dates:  1912-1957 
 Abstract:  Mary Doan Taylor was a Cleveland, Ohio, resident whose ancestors were early Cleveland and East Cleveland settlers. Both Doan's Corners and Doan Brook were named for Nathaniel Doan, an ancestor of Mary Doan Taylor, and the First Presbyterian Church in East Cleveland was founded and supported by the family. The collection consists of the genealogy of the Taylor, Wilder, Doan and Adams ancestors of Mary Doan Taylor, which includes material on the early settlement of the Cleveland area and history of East Cleveland's First Presbyterian Church. 
 Call #:  MS 4394 
 Extent:  0.20 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  Taylor family. | Doan family. | Wilder family. | Adams family. | First Presbyterian Church (East Cleveland, Ohio) -- History. | East Cleveland (Ohio) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century. | East Cleveland (Ohio) -- History. | Cleveland (Ohio) -- Genealogy. | Cleveland (Ohio) -- History.
 
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10Title:  Ante-Bellum Cleveland Jewish Immigrants Database     
 Creator:  Ante-Bellum Cleveland Jewish Immigrants Database 
 Dates:  1989-1990 
 Abstract:  The Ante-bellum Cleveland Jewish Immigrants Database Collection was assembled as part of a research project sponsored by the Cleveland Jewish Archives of the Western Reserve Historical Society. The project, organized to commemorate the 150th anniversary of Cleveland, Ohio's Jewish community, resulted in the traveling exhibit "Founders: Cleveland's Jewish Community Before the Civil War," which opened at the Western Reserve Historical Society Museum in 1990. The collection consists of computer printout data sheets of 850 (primarily German) Jews known to have emigrated from Europe to Cleveland, Ohio between the 1830s and 1861. Each data sheet includes an individual's earliest known name and variant spellings. Categories of additional potential information include sex, country, region, and village of origin; arrival date and arrival age in America and in Cleveland; birth date, death date, and cemetery name; marital status, name of spouse(s), marriage date(s), and number of children; home and business address(es); occupations(s); institutional affiliation(s); and extant visual images(s). Data sheets are followed by the original work sheets on which data was entered by hand. Sources for the information on individuals is indicated on the worksheets. 
 Call #:  MS 4516 
 Extent:  1.60 linear feet (4 containers) 
 Subjects:  Western Reserve Historical Society. Cleveland Jewish Archives. | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Genealogy. | Jews, German -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Immigrants -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Cleveland (Ohio) -- Genealogy.
 
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11Title:  Beilstein-Young Company Records     
 Creator:  Beilstein-Young Company 
 Dates:  1907-1930 
 Abstract:  The Beilstein-Young Company of Cleveland, Ohio, was a funeral home firm. Fred Beilstein operated as an undertaker at 3311 Prospect Avenue as early as 1907, and in 1913 the Beilstein-Young Company was incorporated. The funeral home was located at 7508 Carnegie Avenue from 1918-1921. The firm moved to 1795 Crawford Road in 1921. Fred Beilstein died in 1926, and his partner William W. Young became president and treasurer, with W. E. Beilstein as vice president. The collection consists of bound funeral registers. The registers list details about the deceased including name, date of birth, occupation, marital status, religion, place and cause of death, certifying physician, and name and birthplace of parents. The details of the funeral service include location, resider, place of burial, style of casket, and a diagram of the cemetery lot. The name and address of the party paying for the funeral is also listed, with an itemized list of services and expenses, and payment schedule. An introduction to each register describes the duties and ethics of the funeral director. 
 Call #:  MS 4557 
 Extent:  1.80 linear feet (3 containers) 
 Subjects:  Beilstein-Young Company. | Funeral homes -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Undertakers and undertaking -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Registers of births, etc. -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Business enterprises -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Cleveland (Ohio) -- Genealogy.
 
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12Title:  David Morrow, Sr. Family Papers     
 Creator:  Morrow, David Sr. Family 
 Dates:  1818-1938 
 Abstract:  David Morrow Sr. was the son of John Morrow and brother of John Morrow Jr. and William Morrow. The family originated in Knock, parish of Castlenagh, County Down, Ireland. William Morrow emigrated to Virginia, and with family friend Alexander J. Stewart, who had settled in New York City, corresponded with the remaining Morrow family members in Ireland. The David Morrow Sr. family, including David Sr., his wife Abigail, and their children, David Jr., William, and Abigail, emigrated from Belfast, Ireland in 1832, and were settled in Euclid, Ohio, by 1833, where they farmed. David Morrow Jr. and his brother William, continued to farm after the death of their father in 1836, eventually acquiring their own land in Glenville, near Cleveland, Ohio. David Morrow Jr. married Eliza Shade, and they had three children; David Wilson, Abigail, and Eliza Lillie. David Wilson Morrow attended Shaw Academy in East Cleveland, and graduated from the Case School of Applied Science in 1890. He went into practice in Cleveland as a civil and architectural engineer, establishing the firm of Morrow and Cross. He was an active member of the Cleveland Engineering Society, the Cleveland Chamber of Commerce, and the Cleveland Automobile Club. He married Ruby Jessamine Adams in 1905, and they had four children, two of whom survived, Ruth and David. The collection consists of genealogical and biographical sketches, correspondence, appointment books, tax returns and other financial papers, probate record journals, wills, deeds, trust and estate agreements, land plats and other real estate papers, minutes, transcripts, and other legal documents. 
 Call #:  MS 4803 
 Extent:  0.41 linear feet (1 container and 1 oversize folder) 
 Subjects:  Morrow, David Sr. d. 1836. | Morrow family. | Immigrants -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Women immigrants. | Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Glenville (Cleveland, Ohio) -- Politics and government. | United States -- Emigration and immigration. | Ireland -- History -- Famine, 1845-1852. | Cleveland (Ohio) -- Genealogy.
 
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13Title:  Early Families in Cleveland Project Records     
 Creator:  Early Families in Cleveland Project 
 Dates:  1996 
 Abstract:  The Early Families in Cleveland project was sponsored by the Genealogical Committee of the Western Reserve Historical Society as part of Bicentennial celebration of Cleveland, Ohio, in 1996. The purpose of the project was to document those individuals who resided in Cuyahoga County, or whose ancestors resided in Cuyahoga County, at least ten years prior to the date of settlement of their (or their ancestor's) ethnic group. Each verified applicant to the project received an award certificate presented at the Family History Fair in May 1996, or during Family Days in November 1996. The collection consists of adoption records, application forms, baptismal certificates, birth certificates, census forms, church records, correspondence, court records, death certificates, deeds, descendancy charts, diplomas, estate ledgers, family trees, interviews, magazine articles, maps, marriage certificates, marriage licenses, naturalization records, newspaper articles, photograph copies, real estate records, receipts, recognition certificates, records of interment, statements, tax lists, vital records, and wills. 
 Call #:  MS 4935 
 Extent:  1.80 linear feet (3 containers) 
 Subjects:  Ethnic groups -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Registers of births, etc. -- Ohio -- Cleveland | Marriage records -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Church records and registers -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Cleveland (Ohio) -- Genealogy. | Cuyahoga County (Ohio) -- Genealogy.
 
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14Title:  Joseph Family Papers, Series II     
 Creator:  Joseph Family 
 Dates:  1883-2000 
 Abstract:  The Joseph family is a prominent Cleveland, Ohio, Jewish family. Moritz Joseph arrived in the United States in 1852 from Gauersheim, Rheinpfalz, Germany. Settling in Cleveland in 1872, Joseph became successful in the manufacture of men's clothing. The Joseph and Feiss Company was incorporated in 1907, and was one of the largest manufacturers of men's clothing in the United States. Moritz Joseph's son Emil became a lawyer, and Emil's son, Frank, was partner at the law firm of Jones, Day, Cockley & Reavis. Frank E. Joseph and his wife, Martha, were also active philanthropists. The couple's son, William R. Joseph, Sr. continues to be active in the community. The collection consists of awards, correspondence, diaries, diplomas, genealogies, guest lists, inventories, news clippings, newsletters, legal records, notebooks, programs, scrapbooks, and assorted writings. 
 Call #:  MS 5055 
 Extent:  4.01 linear feet (4 containers and 1 oversize folder) 
 Subjects:  Joseph, Emil, 1857-1938. | Joseph, Frank E., 1904-1995. | Joseph, Martha J., 1917-2006. | Joseph, William R., 1946- | Joseph family. | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- History. | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Social life and customs. | Cleveland (Ohio) -- Genealogy.
 
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15Title:  Jane Lee Darr Papers     
 Creator:  Darr, Jane Lee 
 Dates:  1920-1998 
 Abstract:  Jane Lee Darr (1925-2006) was the adopted daughter of Bertha Blue (ca. 1877-1963). Bertha Blue was a member of a well known African American family in Cleveland, Ohio. She was a teacher at the Murray Hill Elementary School located in Little Italy, an Italian immigrant neighborhood on Cleveland's East side, from 1903 to 1947. The collection consists of artwork and biographies of Bertha Blue by Jane Lee Darr and correspondence and research files maintained by Darr on the Blue family. 
 Call #:  MS 5184 
 Extent:  0.20 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  African Americans -- Education -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | African Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Genealogy. | African Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Blue family | Blue, Bertha, ca. 1877-1963. | Cleveland (Ohio) -- Genealogy. | Darr, Jane Lee, 1925-2006 | Little Italy (Cleveland, Ohio)
 
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16Title:  Puritan Congregational Church Records     
 Creator:  Puritan Congregational Church 
 Dates:  1889-1914 
 Abstract:  Puritan Congregational Church was located on the corner of Franklin Avenue and West 58th Street on the west side of Cleveland, Ohio, in the 1890s-1914. The congregation was an independent church that included the consolidation Franklin Avenue Congregational Church. The collection consists of certificates, correspondence, meeting notices, membership lists, memoranda, minutes, newsletters, and reports. 
 Call #:  MS 5195 
 Extent:  0.20 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  Church records and registers -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Cleveland (Ohio) -- Genealogy. | Congregational churches -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Franklin Avenue Congregational Church (Cleveland, Ohio) | Grace Congregational Church (Cleveland, Ohio) | Puritan Congregational Church (Cleveland, Ohio) | Registers of births, etc. -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
 
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17Title:  Wm. Wischmeier and Son Funeral Home Records     
 Creator:  Wm. Wischmeier and Son Funeral Home 
 Dates:  1908-1988 
 Abstract:  The Wm. Wischmeier and Son Funeral Home was established in the Old Brooklyn neighborhood of Cleveland, Ohio, in 1887 by William Wischmeier (1866-1922). The company initially provided undertaking services and furniture sales to the German immigrant community on Cleveland's West Side. The funeral home merged with Gustav Buesch and Sons Funeral Home in 1972, but continued providing independent funeral home services until 1988. The collection consists primarily of funeral ledgers but includes correspondence, death certificates, invoices, notes, obituaries, photographs, receipts, transit permits, and other documents related to funerals and burials. 
 Call #:  MS 5354 
 Extent:  4.00 linear feet (6 containers) 
 Subjects:  German Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Business enterprises -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Cleveland (Ohio) -- Genealogy. | Funeral homes -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Undertakers and undertaking -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Registers of births, etc. -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Death certificates -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
 
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18Title:  Gustav Buesch and Sons Funeral Home Records     
 Creator:  Gustav Buesch and Sons Funeral Home 
 Dates:  1917-1976 
 Abstract:  Gustav Buesch and Sons Funeral Home was established in Cleveland, Ohio, in the 1890s by Gustav Buesch (1844-1931). Located in the Old Brooklyn neighborhood of Cleveland's West Side, the funeral home primarily served the German immigrant community. The collection consists of funeral ledger books. 
 Call #:  MS 5355 
 Extent:  2.70 linear feet (5 containers) 
 Subjects:  Funeral homes -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Undertakers and undertaking -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Registers of births, etc. -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Death certificates -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Slovak Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | German Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Business enterprises -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Cleveland (Ohio) -- Genealogy.
 
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19Title:  Wischmeier-Buesch Funeral Home Records     
 Creator:  Wischmeier-Buesch Funeral Home 
 Dates:  1977-2002 
 Abstract:  The Wischmeier-Buesch Funeral Home was established in the Old Brooklyn neighborhood of Cleveland, Ohio, in 1972 through the merger of the Wm. Wischmeier and Son Funeral Home and the Gustav Buesch and Sons Funeral Home. Its predecessor funeral homes primarily provided funeral services to the German immigrant community on Cleveland's West Side. The collection consists of funeral ledger books. 
 Call #:  MS 5356 
 Extent:  1.00 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  German Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Business enterprises -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Cleveland (Ohio) -- Genealogy. | Slovak Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Funeral homes -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Undertakers and undertaking -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Registers of births, etc. -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Death certificates -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
 
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20Title:  Charles Melbourne & Sons Funeral Home Records     
 Creator:  Charles Melbourne & Sons Funeral Home 
 Dates:  1917-1972 
 Abstract:  The Charles Melbourne & Sons Funeral Home was founded in Cleveland, Ohio, in 1916 by Charles K. Melbourne (1864-1936). The funeral home was located at 12737 Euclid Avenue in East Cleveland and served a wide sector of the Cleveland community, including immigrants from England, Scotland, and Germany. The collection consists of funeral account records. 
 Call #:  MS 5422 
 Extent:  11.40 linear feet (12 containers and 3 volumes) 
 Subjects:  Funeral homes -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Registers of births, etc. -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Undertakers and undertaking -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Business enterprises -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Cleveland (Ohio) -- Genealogy.
 
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