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Theodore M. Egan Papers

Identifier: mss-619

Scope and Contents

The records show the buying and selling of land by Antoinne Papineau, Oliver Papinieau, Solomon Papineau, Julia Papineau, Matthew Door, Charles Door, Carroll Bartlett, Lawrence and Melinda Egan, S.A. Walker, Allen Martin, and others. The Papineau and Door families appear to be relatives of Theodore's mother, Melinda (or Malinda) E. LaPorte Egan.


  • 1827-1942


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Curator of Manuscripts.

Biographical / Historical

Theodore M. Egan (1906-1975) was a native of Underhill, Vermont. His parents were Lawrence A. Egan (1876-1956) and Melinda (or Malinda) E. LaPorte Egan (1871-1942). Theodore graduated from the University of Vermont in 1927. He married Gladys (or Gladyce) Scottbo (or Scott) in 1930 and they made their home in Springfield, Massachusetts. They had a son named Richard (1931-1979). Theodore and Gladys divorced in 1942. He served from 1942-1944 in World War II. It appears that he later remarried a woman named Mary; they appear in Florida in 1945.


0.2 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials



Collection consists of land records of Underhill, Vermont, mainly deeds.

Physical Location

Library Research Annex; contact for access.

Guide to the Theodore Egan Papers
2018 May
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Repository Details

Part of the University of Vermont Libraries, Special Collections Repository

Silver Special Collections Library
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Burlington Vermont 05405 U.S.A. US
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