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Arthur Edwin Bye Genealogical Materials

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-023
Contains papers compiled by Arthur Edwin Bye, Quaker genealogist and local historian. Includes genealogical files on the Bye and related families of Bucks County, PA, and Cecil County, MD. His research culminated in the publication in 1956 of the book History of the Bye Family and some allied families.

Dates

  • 1940-1956

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.

Extent

0.25 Linear Feet (1 box)

Overview

Contains papers compiled by Arthur Edwin Bye, Quaker genealogist and local historian. Includes genealogical files on the Bye and related families of Bucks County, PA, and Cecil County, MD. His research culminated in the publication in 1956 of the book History of the Bye Family and some allied families.

Biographical / Historical

Arthur Edwin Bye, Quaker genealogist and local historian, the author of History of the Bye Family and some allied families.

Physical Location

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donor: Arthur Edwin Bye, 1957

Separated Materials

History of the Bye Family, and Some Allied Families, by Arthur Edwin Bye, was removed from the collection and recatalogued as FHL BX7791.B99B9

This account contains much of the material found in the archive, but each includes also material not found in the other

Processing Information

Original order retained.
Title
An Inventory of the Arthur Edwin Bye Genealogical Materials, ca. 1940-1956
Author
FHL staff
Date
Before 1967
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English
Sponsor
Encoding made possible by a grant by the Gladys Kriebel Delmas Foundation to the Philadelphia Consortium of Special Collections Libraries

Revision Statements

  • 2016: This electronic finding aid was updated in Summer 2016 by Abdulrezak Kemal in preparation for importing into ArchivesSpace, to conform to current markup standards and the ArchivesSpace data model.

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