Theodore de T. Truax

Major Compiler of the 'House of Truax'

The following is a facsimile of a letter and "circular" which Theodore de T. Truax sent to Mr Allan Truax in 1907, seeking names from which he could secure funding for his proposed book on the "House of Truax".




Embracing a Period of Thirty-two Decades or Eleven Generations, Classified in Families, from the time of

Philippe du Trieux (signature facsimile)

(1585 to 1905)
The Progenitor of all wearing this name in the United States and Canada
Printed on extra fine paper, containing Photogravures, Biographies, and Autographs of the makers of Truax or Truex History, in one quarto, substantially bound volume, containing upwards of 800 pages.
(Advance subscriptions at $10.00 per volume now received.)

Edited and Compiled by T. de T. Truax (signature)

Electros of Coat-of-Arms, with full, printed explanation of armoral bearings and colors, with the original, surname suitable for calling cards, letter heads, and envelopes, ready for Press, may be had--both for $8.00.
(handwritten letter follows)

(circular follows, from Archives/Manuscripts Division of Minnesota Historical Society, original in the FCS House of Truax, T865, Box 1)

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This website was created by Jennifer Smith and Mike Truax for
The Association of Philippe du Trieux Descendants.
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