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Archives & Manuscripts

Whitall family financial records

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-08-034

Scope and Content note

This collection is comprised of the financial records of the Whitall family: Israel Franklin Whitall, J.F. Whitall, Mary C. Whitall, John Mickle Whitall. The volumes of account books generally record deposits, withdrawals for payments for goods and services, and account balances. Receipt books generally record payments made for goods and services.

Dates

  • 1849-1913

Creator

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Law Applies (U.S. Title 17).

Biographical note

John Mickle Whitall (1800-1877) was born on November 4, 1800 in Gloucester, N.j., the son of Captain John siddon Whitall and Sarah Mickle. He married Mary Tatum, and the couple had four children: Hannah T. Whitall (1832-1911), Sarah Whitall (1833-1880), James Whitall (1834-1896), and Mary Whitall (1836-1888). He died on June 12, 1877 in Deptford, N.j.

Mary Cope Whitall (1836-1897) was born January 21, 1835 in Philadelphia, Pa., the daughter of Marmaduke C. and Sarah W. Cope. She married James Whitall. Mary Cope Whitall died January 9, 1897.

Israel Franklin Whitall (ca. 1795-1873) was born May 24, 1795 in Union, N.j., the son of Captain John Siddon Whitall and Sarah Mickle. He married Alice C. Bacon (1809-1895), and the couple had two children: Caroline (1835-1907) and Alice B. (1839-1868). He died December 4, 1873 in Philadelphia, Pa.

Extent

0.83 Linear Feet

Language

English

Acquisition

Unknown.

Related Materials

  • MC 1119 Whitall family papers
  • MC.950.164 Hannah Whitall Smith correspondence
  • MC 1215 Taylor and Nicholson family papers

Processing Information

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed November 2015.
Title
Whitall family financial records, 1849-1913
Author
Kara Flynn
Date
November 2015
Description rules
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Language of description note
English

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