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Longshore-Williams family correspondence

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-076
Abstract This collection includes letters written to Mary W. Longshore from the family of her sister, Martha Williams, after the Williams moved from Pennsylvania to Warsaw, Ohio. Included are letters from her sister, brother-in-law, Isaac B. Williams, and nephews, Jonathon and Jeremiah. These letters relate family and local news, and news about the temperance and anti-slavery movements. A letter from Isaac B. Williams, dated 1861, relates his thoughts on the prospect of civil war. A letter from Dr....
Dates: 1840-1965-bulk 1840-1861

Palmer Genealogical Manuscript and Deeds

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-111
Overview The Palmer family was a Quaker family descended from John and Christian Palmer, who settled in Bucks County, Pennsylvania., in 1683. Sarah M. Fell (1824-1911), who compiled the genealogy, was a Hicksite Quaker from Wilmington, Delaware, and a Palmer descendent. The collection contains a family genealogy compiled by Sarah Moore Fell (1822-1911) in 1898, pictures, and an accompanying index compiled in 1966. The collection also contains some Bucks County property records including deeds and legal...
Dates: 1722-1966 [bulk 1898}

Richardson-Yarnall family papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-187
Overview The collection contains personal papers, primarily correspondence, of members of the Richardson and Yarnall families, Pennsylvania Quakers who emigrated to America in the 1680s. The families were united by the marriage in 1816 of Nathaniel Richardson and Hannah Yarnall of Byberry. Of special significance are the diaries of Quaker ministers Peter Yarnall (1754-1798) and his second wife, Hannah Haines Thornton Yarnall (1765-1822) and their correspondence with family and fellow ministers. The...
Dates: 1722 - 1962

Margaretta Walton Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-159
Overview Margaretta Walton (1829-1904), eminent Quaker minister of Ercildoun, Chester County, Pennsylvania. The collection contains diaries and correspondence of Walton and her husband, Jesse Pusey Walton; business papers and memorabilia; sermons; and related papers. Also included in the collections are journals (1836-1853) of her father, Joseph Shoemaker Walton, who was companion to several Quaker ministers.
Dates: 1812-1961

Anna Simpson White correspondence

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-335
Overview The collection contains the correspondence of Anna M. Simpson White (1866-1965), daughter of David and Tacie Satterthwaite Simpson of Langhorne, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. She was a birthright member of Falls Monthly Meeting. In 1871 the family transferred to Middletown Monthly Meeting where in 1905 Anna married Ashton White, a local farmer. He died in 1911. The correspondence contains primarily informal letters received from family and friends with mention of family, Quaker meetings, and...
Dates: 1868 - 1924

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Atkinson family 1
Atkinson, Stephen, b. 1819 1
Buckingham Monthly Meeting of Friends 1
Bucks Auxiliary Bible Association of Friends (Bucks County, Pa.) 1
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Byberry Preparative Meeting (Society of Friends) 1
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Bye family 1
Bye, Arthur Edwin, 1885- 1
Bye, Mary, 1913- 1
Chandler, William, of Warminster 1
Cox, Sallie (Sarah Jones), 1837-1930 1
Edwards family 1
Ercildoun Boarding School (East Fallowfield, Pa.) 1
Fallowfield Monthly Meeting of Friends 1
Fell, Sarah M. 1
Foulke, Joseph, 1827- 1
Griscom, Sarah M., 1839-1895 1
Horne family 1
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 1
Jackson, Amos S. (Amos Smith), 1820-1886 1
Jackson, Hannah Wood 1
Jones family 1
Kersey, Jesse, 1768-1845 1
Leonard family 1
Lightfoot, Mary B. (Mary Bonner), 1820-1907 1
Lightfoot, Rebecca W., 1851?-1934 1
Longshore family 1
Longshore, J.S. (Joseph Skelton), 1809-1879 1
Longshore, Mary W. ((Mary White)), 1792-1860 1
Malloy family 1
Moon family 1
Palmer family 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955) 1
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Bucks Quarterly Meeting of Friends. Committee on Peace and Service 1
Pyle family 1
Pyle, Francis C., 1864-1947 1
Ramberg, E. G. (Edward Granville), 1907-1995 1
Richardson family 1
Richardson, Elizabeth C., 1863-1947 1
Richardson, Elliott, 1842-1887 1
Richardson, Elliott, 1881-1964 1
Richardson, Hannah Yarnall, 1797-1876 1
Richardson, Mordecai, 1784-1808 1
Richardson, Nathaniel, 1793-1872 1
Richardson, Nathaniel, 1839-1920 1
Smith family 1
Smith, Esther, b. 1786 1
Truman, George 1
Twining family 1
United States Indian School (Carlisle, Pa.) 1
Valentino, Carmen 1
Walton, Jesse Pusey, 1825-1859 1
Walton, Joseph S. (Joseph Shoemaker), 1792-1876 1
Walton, Margaretta, 1829-1904 1
Western Quarterly Meeting (Society of Friends) 1
Westtown Boarding School 1
Wharton, Deborah Fisher, 1795-1888 1
White, Anna Simpson (Anna M. Simpson White), 1866-1965 1
Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892 1
Williams family 1
Williams, Isaac B. (Isaac Burson), 1794- 1
Williams, Jeremiah, 1825- 1
Williams, Joseph, b.1827 1
Williams, Martha, 1788-1856 1
Yarnall, Hannah, 1765-1822 1
Yarnall, Mordecai, 1705-1772 1
Yarnall, Peter, 1754-1798 1
Yarnall, Rebecca, 1786-1859 1
Yarnell family 1
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