Finding aid for the Robert Hanna Papers


Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Hanna, Robert
Title: Robert Hanna Papers
Dates: 1811-1938
Dates: 1811-1870
Extent: 0.20 linear feet (1 container)
Abstract: Robert Hanna (1789-1854) was the first white child born in Lynchburg, (West) Virginia. His family moved to Columbiana County, Ohio, in 1801. He became a circuit-riding minister for the Methodist Church. His great nephew, Marcus A. Hanna, became a United States Senator. The collection consists of an autobiography, a daily journal of his activities as a minister, clippings, genealogical material, sermons, scattered correspondence, a license to perform marriages, and scattered notes on the John Kersey Wharry branch of the family (ca. 1938).
MS Number MS 3838
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English