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Darby Monthly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1827-1955)

 Organization

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

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

Darby Monthly Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-Ph-D300
Scope and Contents

Records include: minutes since 1684; vital records since 1670; women's minutes; ministers and elders' minutes; financial and property records, etc.

Dates: 1670-2012

Elizabeth Sellers Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-SC-115
Abstract

This collection consists of documents relating to the withdrawal of Elizabeth Sellers from the Society of Friends and her subsequent disownment. Included is a letter from to Darby Monthly Meeting explaining her reasons for leaving the Society of Friends. In the letter she accuses Quakers of failing to take action on issues of temperance, pacifism, and abolition. Also included are genealogical notes on the Sellers family.

Dates: 1845-1851 & n.d

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Subject
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 2
Delaware County (Pa.) -- Genealogy 1
Pacifism -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Quakers -- Genealogy 1
Slavery and the church -- Society of Friends 1