This collection is composed of the single typed transcript of Rachel Wilson's religious visit to New England and Charleston, S.C. from England. Entries describe her travels, Quaker families visited, and meetings attended.
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Rachel Wilson (1722-1775) was born in 1722, the daughter of John and Deborah Wilson in Kendal, England. Wilson was first recognized a minister circa 1739, at age 18. In 1742, she married Isaac Wilson, and the couple had 9 children. Wilson made a religious visit to the American colonies in 1768, and attended the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting in the fall of 1769, where she addressed John Woolman. Rachel Wilson died March 18, 1775 near London.
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Rachel Wilson diary (HC.MC.975.01.086), Quaker & Special Collections, Haverford College, Haverford, PA. http://archives.tricolib.brynmawr.edu/repositories/5/resources/786 Accessed December 06, 2019.