Finding aid for the Zerah Coston Monks Family Papers


Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Monks, Zerah Coston Family
Title: Zerah Coston Monks Family Papers
Dates: 1859-1886
Extent: 0.60 linear feet (2 containers)
Abstract: Zerah Coston Monks was a teacher from Curllsville, Clarion County, Pennsylvania. After serving with a Union regiment during the American Civil War, he married Hannah Rohrer, of Stewart's Run, Venango County, Pennsylvania. His cousin, Andrew J. Monks, was Ordnance Sergeant of the 105th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry Regiment, in 1863. The collection consists of correspondence, a Civil War diary, biographical sketches, and poetry, concerning the Monks, Rohrer, and Conpropst families.
MS Number MS 4141
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English