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Morgan Bunting Genealogical Research Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-255
Overview Morgan Bunting (1863-1929) was a member of the Society of Friends in Darby, Pa., and a descendant of Samuel Bunting (1692-1759) who emigrated from England in the early eighteenth century. An architect by occupation, Bunting had an avid interest in Darby history and genealogy. The collection includes correspondence and genealogical papers concerning the Sellers, Cadwallader, Bartram, and Coleman families. There are also some original documents concerning the Bunting family, including deeds,...
Dates: ca. 1710-1938

Darlington Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-296
Overview This collection contains the papers of the Darlington family of Delaware County, Pa., and Woodstown, NJ. Quakers with strong ties to Swarthmore College, the family was involved in education, social and peace concerns, and businesses in the Philadelphia area. Charles J. Darlington (1894-1966) served as Clerk of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends during the reunification of the two Philadelphia Yearly Meetings. The collection includes family correspondence relating to...
Dates: 1831-2012

John Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-077
Overview The John family was a Quaker family of Uwchlan and Shamokin Valley in Pennsylvania. The collection contains family correspondence, diaries, business and legal documents, memorabilia, pictures, and miscellaneous papers of the Reuben John family. Correspondents include Joanna Griffith, Phebe John, Ann Haines, Sarah H. Janney, Reuben John, Abia and Patty John, Pamela Brenholts, and their descendents. Also contains genealogical files of Don D. John which includes original family correspondence,...
Dates: 1775-1951

William Lewis Lamborn genealogical research papers

 Collection — Container: Box
Identifier: SFHL-SC-288
Overview The collection contains genealogical correspondence and notes compiled by William L. Lamborn in preparation for a proposed book on the Lamborn family. Included are a few letters addressd to his brother George S. Lamborn who continued the project after William's early death. Their research was included in Samuel Lamborn's Genealogy of the Lamborn Family published in 1894.
Dates: 1873 - 1887; Majority of material found within 1873 - 1874

Lippincott Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-251
Overview Horace Mather Lippincott (1877-1967) was a Quaker editor and historian. The collection contains his speeches and writings on topics primarily concerning the Society of Friends and the history of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Of particular interest is the scrapbook he compiled in 1946 of papers and photographs of the 1913-1914 Joint Group which met weekly to study the Separation in the Society of Friends, along with other papers on the topic and on the first joint meeting of the two Philadelphia...
Dates: 1752 - 2010

Charles Smith Ogden family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-108
Overview Charles Smith Ogden (1822-1904) was a Quaker businessman, genealogist, and civic leader. He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, educated in Friends' schools, and married Emma Corbit in 1848. He worked as a wholesale druggist before the Civil War, was active on the committee to elect Abraham Lincoln, and served as Consul to Quebec, Canada, 1860-1864. In 1886, he began a tour around the world, which is recounted in his travel letters, 1886-1891. This collection contains genealogical material,...
Dates: 1732-1938

Painter Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-110
Overview The Painter family was an early Pennsylvania Quaker family that married into the Minshall family of Delaware County. In 1681, William Penn granted Thomas Minshall a land tract which now includes the Tyler Arboretum. The property was home to eight generations of the same family. The collection includes family correspondence, business and legal papers, property records, papers on interests and concerns of the Painter brothers, genealogical papers, and miscellaneous deeds and other papers...
Dates: 1687-1948

Roberts Family Genealogical Papers,

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-131
Overview This collection consists of unpublished books and papers compiled by Charles and Lucy Roberts on the descendants of Robert Cadwalader of Wales and his children who came to America, settled in Gwynedd Township, and took the surname Roberts. After the death of Charles Roberts in 1902, his widow, Lucy Roberts, hired Gilbert Cope to continue the compilation and put it in useful order with the intention of publication. Cope had family group sheets bound into two large volumes, which he called “Book...
Dates: 1864-1918

Sharpless Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-MSS-040
Overview The collection represents two branches of the Sharpless family of Pennsylvania descended from Joseph and Lydia (Lewis) Sharpless). It contains correspondence between extended Sharpless family relations including Sharpless, Hunn, Jones, Drinker families and journals of Joshua Sharpless, a Quaker minister who worked with Native Americans and visited Quaker meetings in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Canada. Correspondence covers various topics including the travels of women ministers, yellow fever,...
Dates: 1792-1892

Edwin C. Tyson Research Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-314
Overview The collection contains research and writings concerning the history of Menallen Monthly Meeting, research correspondence, Tyson family genealogical research, and some Meeting correspondence assembled by Edwin C. Tyson before his death in 1945. It includes his correspondence with genealogists and local historians regarding Quaker families and property in Adams and York Counties, Pennsylvania.
Dates: 1898 - 1945; Majority of material found within 1920 - 1945

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Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Library 3
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Branson family 1
Brenholts, Pamela, 1775-1844 1
Brinton family 1
Bunting family 1
Bunting, Morgan, 1863-1929 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Cadwallader family 1
Chester Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : 1681-1827) 1
Chester Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1934) 1
Coleman family 1
Comly, John, 1773-1850 1
Cope, Gilbert 1
Darby Monthly Meeting of Friends 1
Darby Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 1
Darlington family 1
Darlington, Charles J. (Charles Joseph), 1894-1966 1
Darlington, Esther 1
Dillwyn, George, 1738-1820 1
Ferris, Benjamin, 1780-1867 1
Five Years Meeting (Society of Friends: U.S.) 1
Francke, Marie Ogden, 1878-1955 1
Gause family 1
Griffith, Joanna, 1773-1815 1
Haines, Ann, 1776-1834 1
Hicks, Edward, 1780-1849 1
Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 1
Hunn family 1
Hunn, Ezekiel, 1841-1926 1
Hunn, Lydia Jones Sharpless, 1818-1911 1
James, Rachel P. (Rachel Painter), 1792-1863 1
Janney, Sarah H, 1778-1837 1
John J. Tyler Arboretum (Media, Pa.) 1
John family 1
John, Abia, 1761-1838 1
John, Don D., d. 1957 1
John, Eliza, 1812-1863 1
John, Kimber L. (Kimber LeRoy), 1838-1870 1
John, Martha, 1769-1840 1
John, Phebe, 1780-1855 1
John, Reuben, 1744-1822 1
Jones, Rebecca, 1739-1817 1
Lamborn family 1
Lamborn, William Lewis, 1839-1876 1
Lippincott family 1
Lippincott, H. Mather, Jr. (Horace Mather), 1921-2010 1
Lippincott, Horace Mather, 1877-1967 1
Lippincott, Margaret Walker 1
Mather family 1
Menallen Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends) 1
Middletown Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : 1699-1827 : Delaware County, Pa.) 1
Middletown Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends : Hicksite : 1827- : Delaware County, Pa.) 1
Minshall family 1
Minshall, Jacob, 1738-1817 1
Mott, Lucretia, 1793-1880 1
Myers, Albert Cook 1
Ogden family 1
Ogden, Charles Smith, 1822- 1
Ogden, Emma Corbit, 1827-1874 1
Painter family 1
Painter, Enos, 1773-1857 1
Painter, Jacob, 1814-1876 1
Painter, Minshall, 1801-1873 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Poole, William, 1764-1829 1
Roberts family 1
Roberts, Charles, 1846-1902 1
Roberts, Lucy Branson Longstreth, 1856-1936 1
Salkeld, John, 1672-1739 1
Savery, William, 1721 or 1722-1787 1
Sellers family 1
Sharples, Edith, 1743-1787 1
Sharples, Joshua, 1747-1826 1
Shortlidge family 1
Swarthmore College 1
Tyler, Ann Painter, 1818-1914 1
Tyler, John J., 1851-1930 1
Tyson, Edwin C. (Edwin Comly), 1864-1945 1
Walker family 1
Woodstown Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
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