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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

Ernest H. Bennis papers

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-009
Abstract Genealogical and Historical manuscripts, clippings and photographs relating to Quaker families in Ireland, particularly in Limerick, Dublin and Waterford. One manuscript on the Malcomson family was co-written by Alexander Malcomson. Includes information on industries in which Quakers were involved as well as Quaker aid during the famine and the Fenian Rebellion. Also contains correspondence with Charles Francis Jenkins in which Bennis requests that his writings be passed on to the Friends...
Dates: 1930-1946

Emlen Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-038
Overview Contains papers relating to the Emlen family, residents of Middletown and West Chester, Pennsylvania. Chiefly correspondence (1817-1849) of Sarah Foulke Farquhar Emlen (1787-1849), Quaker minister, relating to her travels to visit Friends' meetings in England, Ireland, New England, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, and Virginia. Also correspondence of Quaker ministers 1740-1790, copybooks, and memorabilia. Includes material relating to Westtown School, a Quaker boarding school...
Dates: 1740 - 1886; Majority of material found within 1817 - 1849

Fisher-Whitson Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-281
Overview This collection contains manuscripts and other materials relating to the Whitson, Smedley, Fisher and other Quaker families of southeastern Pennsylvania. Along with commonplace books, correspondence, and photographs are a series of thematically arranged genealogical binders assembled by the donors. Of particular interest are the battlefield correspondence of Sam Smedley who was killed in the American Civil War and the journal of Esther Whitson, later Cope, who served as a nurse with the AFSC in...
Dates: 1778-2011

Charles F. (Charles Francis) Jenkins Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-073
Overview Charles F. Jenkins (1864-1951) was a prominent Quaker who was involved with Green Street Monthly Meeting, the American Friends Service Committee, the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (1919-1934), and Friends Intelligencer. He was also a Manager of Swarthmore College for 40 years and President of the Board from 1933 to 1944. Includes correspondence about "Signers' Walk" at Far Country, 1939-46, and general correspondence, 1897-1947, relating to Swarthmore College, Quaker Meetings, William Penn,...
Dates: 1865-1950

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Jenkins, Charles Francis, 1865-1951 2
Alexander, H.P. 1
Alexander, Samuel, 1840-1914 1
Backhouse, James, d. 1890 1
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Bean, Hannah E. (Hannah Elliott), 1830-1909 1
Bean, James, 1822-1915 1
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 1
Beck, M.E. 1
Benn family 1
Bennis, Ernest H. (Ernest Henry) 1
Bewley, Maria, d.1886 1
Bewley, Samuel 1
Braithwaite, J. Bevan (Joseph Bevan), 1818-1905 1
Braithwaite, Martha, 1823-1895 1
Brown, Moses, 1738-1836 1
Cartland, Gertrude W. 1
Cartland, Joseph 1
Chamberlain, Martha Ann 1
Churchman, John, 1753-1805 1
Clark, Dougan, 1828-1896 1
Clark, Dougan, d.1896 1
Coffin, Charles F. (Charles Fisher), 1823-1916 1
College Park Association of Friends 1
Cope, Esther Whitson, b.1900 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
Emlen family 1
Emlen, James, 1760-1798 1
Emlen, James, 1792-1866 1
Emlen, Samuel 1
Emlen, Samuel, 1829-1920 1
Emlen, Sarah Foulke Farquhar (Sarah Foulke Farquhar Emlen), 1787-1849 1
Fisher family 1
Fisher, Alfred William 1
Fisher, Thomas S., b.1928 1
Forster, Josiah, 1782-1870 1
Fothergill, Samuel 1
Hammond, Eleanor P. 1
Hayes, John Russell, 1866-1945 1
Henderson, Archibald, 1877-1963 1
Hull, William I. (William Isaac), 1868-1939 1
Iowa Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends 1
Jacob, Caroline M. 1
Jacobs family 1
Jeanes, Anna T. (Anna Thomas), 1822-1907 1
Jenkins family (Jenkins, Jabez, 1792-1858) 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Kite, Thomas, 1785-1845 1
Langdon, Mary A. 1
Malcomson family 1
Malcomson, Alexander 1
Mather, J. Francis 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
Pearson, Paul M. (Paul Martin), 1871-1938 1
Penn, William, 1644-1718 1
Pennell family 1
Pennell, Clarence 1
Potter, William J. (William James), 1829?-1893 1
Potts, Anna, 1827-1905 1
Potts, Joseph 1
Pumphrey, Stanley, 1837-1881 1
Robson, Priscilla, d.1879 1
Schneider, Rebecca Fisher 1
Scull, David, 1836-1907 1
Scull, Edward Lawrene, 1846-1884 1
Sharp, Isaac 1
Shillitoe, Thomas, 1754-1836 1
Shipley, Anna, 1826-1888 1
Shipley, Murray, 1830-1899 1
Smedley family 1
Smedley, Benjamin D. 1
Smedley, Otto, 1827-1882 1
Smedley, Sam (Samuel Fothergill), 1839-1864 1
Swarthmore College 1
Tebbets, Mary B. 1
Thistlethwaite, Hannah, d.1893 1
Tuke, Esther, 1727-1794 1
Turner, William E. 1
Westtown Boarding School 1
Whitson family 1
Whitson, Benjamin F., 1867-1957 1
Whitson, Margaret 1
Whitson, T. (Thomas Barclay), b.1894 1
Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892 1
Wilbur, John, 1774-1856 1
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