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Joseph S. (Joseph Steward) Middleton Genealogical Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-103
This collection contains genealogical materials on the Middleton, Thorne, and Steward families of New Jersey which were collected by Joseph S. Middleton from various sources. It includes notes compiled by another Middleton family genealogist, Catherine H. Middleton.

Dates

  • 1903-1937

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

Joseph Steward Middleton (1839-1928) was a member of Chesterfield Monthly Meeting (Orthodox). This collection contains genealogical materials on the Middleton, Thorne, and Steward families of New Jersey which were collected by Joseph S. Middleton from various sources. It includes notes compiled by another Middleton family genealogist, Catherine H. Middleton.

Biographical / Historical

Joseph Steward Middleton (1839-1928) was a member of Chesterfield Monthly Meeting (Orthodox).

Physical Location

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donor: Elizabeth H. Matlack and Edward M. Hendrickson, 1985

Compiled by Joseph Steward Middleton for his daughter, Mary Anna Hendrickson. The donors were grandchildren of Joseph S. Middleton.

Related Materials

See also:
  1. Catherine H. Middleton and H. Taylor Rogers Genealogical Papers, RG 5/104

Separated Materials

The following materials, originally part of the collection, have been removed and recatalogued:
  1. Thorn, Anthony T. A contribution to the history of the Thorns; History and genealogy of two branches from the fourth generation of the Thorn family from William Thorne, 1638-1914. Private edition of 50 copies of which this is copy 11. Presented to Joseph S. Middleton by the author, printed 1915. FHL BX7791,.T485T4.
  2. Stewart, Elwood Stokes. The Steward family of New Jersey, Philadelphia, Allen, Lane, and Scott, 1907. FHL BX7791,.S855S8.
Title
An Inventory of the Joseph S. (Joseph Steward) Middleton Genealogical Papers, 1903-1937
Author
FHL staff
Date
1985
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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