Bucks County (Pa.) -- Genealogy
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 24 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents Records of the Makefield Preparative Meeting (Hicksite), the Makefield and Newtown Preparative Meeting (Orthodox), and their pre-Separation predecessor, 1793-1926. Records include: Hicksite men’s minutes, 1793-1926; Hicksite women's minutes, 1802-1825 and 1836-1892; Orthodox women’s minutes, 1827; births and deaths, 1862-1902; membership, 1820; financial records, 1804-1810.
Scope and Contents Records of Middletown Monthly Meeting, 1649-2016, include: vital records; men’s and joint session minutes; women’s minutes; ministers’ and elders’ minutes; financial records; miscellaneous papers.
Scope and Contents Minutes of the Hicksite and pre-Separation men's meeting and later, of joint sessions with women, 1848-1913; women's minutes, 1859-1893; account books, 1800-1923; trustees' minutes, 1792-1904.
Scope and Contents Records include: Hicksite and United minutes since 1926; Hicksite and United vital records, 1924-1973; minutes and other papers of the Meeting on Worship and Ministry, 1926-1966; newsletter; miscellaneous papers, etc.
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}
Scope and Contents Records of the Hicksite preparative meeting, 1827-1864, as follows: men's minutes, 1827-1861 and 1861-1864; women's minutes, 1836-1864; women's account book, 1837-1862.
Scope and Contents Records include: Orthodox men's minutes, 1835-1878.
Scope and Contents Records of Solebury Monthly Meeting, 1785-2006. Includes: minutes, 1811-1999; vital records, 1813-1949; women's meeting minutes, 1811-1886; Ministers and Elders minutes, 1811-1829; deeds and other property records, 1799-1957;as well as miscellaneous papers, 1766-2006.
Scope and Contents Records include: Minutes of the united meeting, 1947-1993.
Scope and Contents Records of Upper Dublin Preparative Meeting (Hicksite) and its predecessor, the pre-Separation meeting, 1816-1940, as follows: women's meeting minutes, 1816-1885; book of discipline belonging to the women's meeting, 1806-1829; burial chart, 1818-1929; plan of meetinghouse and burial ground, 1934.