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Joel and Hannah Bean Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-012
Overview Joel Bean (1835-1914) and his wife, Hannah Elliott Bean (1830-1909), were prominent Quaker ministers in Iowa Yearly Meeting in the mid-nineteenth century when Quaker settlements were expanding in Iowa. Joel Bean was born in Alton, New Hampshire, in 1825, the son of John and Elizabeth Hill Bean, and educated at Friends Boarding School in Providence, Rhode Island. He migrated to Iowa in 1853, and taught school at West Branch, Iowa, from 1850 to 1861. In 1859, he married Hannah Elliott Shipley in...
Dates: 1825-1914

Coffin Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-029
Overview The Coffin family were Quakers of Wayne County, Indiana. Elijah Coffin was born in 1793 in Guilford County, N.C., the son of Bethuel and Hannah Dicks Coffin. His son and daughter-in-law, Charles F. and Rhoda M. Coffin were active in the peace movement, prison reform, reform of the treatment of the insane, and the temperance movement. Father and son both served as Clerk of Indiana Yearly Meeting. The collection contains family correspondence, journals, business papers, and miscellaneous...
Dates: 1797-1932

Coffin family photographs

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-PA-145
Overview The Coffin family were Quakers of Wayne County, Indiana. Elijah Coffin was born in 1793 in Guilford County, N.C., the son of Bethuel and Hannah Dicks Coffin. His son and daughter-in-law, Charles F. and Rhoda M. Coffin were active in the peace movement, prison reform, reform of the treatment of the insane, and the temperance movement. Father and son both served as Clerk of Indiana Yearly Meeting. This collection contains family portrait albums and films and Kodax of family homes.
Dates: 1850 - 1916

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Indians of North America 1
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Coffin family 2
Coffin, Rhoda M., 1826-1909 2
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 2
Alexander, H.P. 1
Alexander, Samuel 1
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Backhouse, James, d. 1890 1
Bean, Hannah E. (Hannah Elliott), 1830-1909 1
Bean, James 1
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 1
Beck, M.E. 1
Bewley, Maria, d.1886 1
Bewley, Samuel 1
Braithwaite, J. Bevan (Joseph Bevan), 1818-1905 1
Braithwaite, Martha, 1823-1895 1
Cartland, Gertrude W. 1
Cartland, Joseph 1
Chamberlain, Martha Ann 1
Cincinnati Book Association of Friends 1
Clark, Dougan, 1828-1896 1
Clark, Dougan, d.1896 1
Coffin, Elijah, 1798-1862 1
Coffin, Percival Brooks, 1865-1935 1
College Park Association of Friends 1
Cope, Morris, 1800-1892 1
Cope, Samuel 1
Cox, Lydia Shipley Bean 1
Crosfield, Elizabeth, d.1883 1
Doncaster, Phebe 1
Elkinton, Joseph, 1859-1920 1
Gifford, Phebe R. 1
Gifford, Robert P. 1
Hammond, Eleanor P. 1
Hiatt, Benajah, 1773-1847 1
Hiatt, Mordecai (Rhoda Moorman), 1799-1873 1
Indiana Yearly Meeting of Friends (Orthodox: 1828- ) 1
Iowa Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends 1
Langdon, Mary A. 1
Martin, Deborah 1
Martin, Henry 1
Mather, J. Francis 1
Miles, Elizabeth B. 1
Murray, Augustus T. (Agustus Taber), 1866-1940 1
Neave, Joseph J. 1
Negus, Jesse, 1831-1922 1
New England Yearly Meeting of Friends 1
Nicholson, Timothy, 1828-1924 1
Potter, William J. (William James), 1829?-1893 1
Potts, Anna 1
Potts, Joseph 1
Pumphrey, Stanley, 1837-1881 1
Robson, Priscilla, d.1879 1
Scull, David, 1836-1907 1
Scull, Edward Lawrene, 1846-1884 1
Sharp, Elizabeth 1
Sharp, Isaac 1
Shipley, Anna, 1826-1888 1
Shipley, Catherine 1
Shipley, Murray, 1830-1899 1
Tebbets, Mary B. 1
Thistlethwaite, Hannah, d.1893 1
Turner, William E. 1
Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892 1
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