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Rowland Greene memoir

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-036
This collection is comprised of the single volume, handwritten manuscript of Rowland Greene's memoir. The Memoir describes his early life, his convincement (i.e., his conversion to Quakerism) and his subsequent travel on religious visits to Quaker meetings throughout the Eastern United States.

Dates

  • 1844

Creator

Use Restrictions

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

Extent

0.0625 Linear Feet

Biographical note

Rowland Greene (1770-1859) was born in 1770 at Warwick, R.I., the son of Thomas and Sarah (Wickes) Greene. Greene became convinced at the age of 25, and was acknowledged a minister in 1803. In addition to his involvement in the Society of Friends, Greene was a practicing physician. Greene married Susanna Harris and the couple had 13 children. Greene died on August, 18, 1859 in Cranston, R.I.

Acquisition

Unknown.

Related Materials

  • MC 975.01.029 Rowland Greene journals
  • MC 975.03.016 Rowland Greene commonplace book
  • MC 975.02.008 Rowland Greene letterbook
  • MC 975.01.028 Anna Greene diary

Processing Information

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed October 2015.
Title
Rowland Greene memoir, 1844
Author
Kara Flynn
Date
September 2015
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

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