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Jane W. T. Brey Collection of Family Findings

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-018

Scope and Contents

This collection chiefly contains photoprints of deeds, wills, marriage certificates and genealogical charts and pictures, relating to the Taylor, Wildman, and Watson families, Quakers of Bucks County, Pa.

Dates

  • 1682-1894

Creator

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Collection is open for research.

Copyright and Rights Information

Copyright has not been assigned to Friends Historical Library All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in to the Director. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Friends Historical Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by reader.

Biographical / Historical

Jane W. T. Brey (Jane Watson Taylor Brey, 1895-1982) was a genealogist.

Extent

0.21 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language

English

Overview

Jane W. T. Brey (Jane Watson Taylor Brey, 1895-1982) was a genealogist. This collection chiefly contains photoprints of deeds, wills, marriage certificates and genealogical charts and pictures, relating to the Taylor, Wildman, and Watson families, Quakers of Bucks County, Pa.

Arrangement

The collection is divided into five series:
  1. Deeds, indentures, land surveys, and mortgages
  2. Maps
  3. Marriage certificates and licenses (Quaker)
  4. Miscellaneous
  5. Wills

Physical Location

For current information on the location of materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donor: Jane W. T. Brey, 1969; 1972; 1980

Processing Information

Sorted into categories and arranged chronologically, placed in separate oversize.
Title
An Inventory of the Jane W. T. Brey Collection of Family Findings, 1682-1894
Author
FHL staff
Date
1969
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English
Sponsor
Encoding made possible by a grant by the Gladys Kriebel Delmas Foundation to the Philadelphia Consortium of Special Collections Libraries

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