Title: John and Annie Ault Family Records
ID: OGLMC 1523
Extent: 5.0 Linear Feet
Records of a family that settled in Pembina County, Dakota Territory, in 1881.
The origins of this branch of the Ault family began in 1881 when two sons of Nicholas Ault, John and Charles, arrived in Pembina County in the Red River Valley. They came from the St. Lawrence River Valley in Ontario. Upon deciding to settle here, the brothers returned to Ontario and many family members came back with them to begin a new life.
Restrictions: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections.
Acquisition Note: Source: Lowell Thompson, Grand Forks, North Dakota.
Related Publications: Dakota Pioneers: The John and Annie Ault Family of Pembina County, Dakota Territory, 2007. Special Collections Genealogy Room CS 71. A929 2007
Preferred Citation: (Description of Item). John and Annie Ault Family Records. OGLMC 1523, Box #, Folder #. Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks.
Finding Aid Revisions: Finding aid added to Archon in January 2014.
Collection Material Type: Family History
Scope and Contents: The John and Annie Ault Family Records, 1881-2007, include genealogical charts, newspaper clippings, military records, census records, maps, land papers, and rough drafts of chapters for the book Dakota Pioneers: The John and Annie Ault Family of Pembina County Dakota Territory. The folders are kept in their original order.