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Crew Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-050

Scope and Contents

This collection is comprised of typed genealogical research, handwritten family correspondence, legal papers, manuscripts, financial records, and miscellaneous papers. The collection includes primarily the correspondence of the Crew family, including Jonathan Butler, John Crew, Lemuel Crew, Margaret Crew, Micajah Crew, W.H. Crew, J.B. Ferguson, Elizabeth Howell, P.B. Price, Samuel Price, and Elizabeth Terrell. There are also financial documents, a property map, a narrative regarding the events of the Revolutionary War as a testimony against war, and a will. Correspondence topics include attending Meeting, westward migration and its effect on Quaker Society, mentions of Stephen Grellett and Eliza Gurney, the War of 1812, family life, and Quaker Meeting dealing with social issues.

Dates

  • 1813-1826

Creator

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Biographical Note

Unknown.

Extent

2 folders

Language

English

Overview

This collection is comprised of typed genealogical research, handwritten family correspondence, legal papers, manuscripts, financial records, and miscellaneous papers of the Crew family.

Acquisition

Unknown.

Processing Information

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed January, 2016.

Creator

Title
Crew Family papers, 1813-1826
Author
Kara Flynn
Date
January, 2016
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

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