The David K. Treadwell Genealogical Collection (1955-1973) documents the genealogy of the Treadwell family. The collection
includes requests for information from the Genealogical Society of the Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter-Day Saints, Inc. Treadwell
traced his family history to the 15th century. Notable materials in the collection include a family tree album with a family
crest document, and catalogs from the Genealogical Book Company. Treadwell died on March 1, 1992, in San José, CA.
David Kent Treadwell was born in Springfield, Massachusetts in September 1942. Treadwell had an interest in genealogy and
researched the early immigration patterns of his family. His ancestry chart reveals that some of his relatives were born in
England in the early 1600s and moved to Windsor, Connecticut in 1640. Treadwell managed to obtain information on his ancestors
as far back as the 15th century with the help of organizations like the Genealogical Society of The Church Of Jesus Christ
Of Latter-Day Saints, Inc. Treadwell later moved to San José, California and was a supervisor with the National Semiconductor
Corporation. He died on March 1, 1992 at the age of 49 and was buried in Oak Hill Memorial Park in San José, California.
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Copyright has not been assigned to the San José State University Library Special Collections & Archives. All requests for
permission to publish or quote manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Director of Special Collections. Permission
for publication is given on behalf of the Special Collections & Archives as the owner of the physical items and is not intended
to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.
The collection is open for research.