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John family


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

John Family Papers

Identifier: SFHL-RG5-077
Abstract 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

John family pictures

 Collection — Othertype PA-102
Identifier: SFHL-PA-102

The John family is a Quaker family of Uwchlan and Shamokin Valley in Pennsylvania. Some of the family later moved to Illinois but continued to be active in Friends organizations. This collection consists primarily of card photos of the John family, along with some prints and negatives of scenes.

Dates: 1775 - 1951

Perry and Rebecca John Papers

Identifier: SFHL-RG5-236
Abstract Rebecca (Underwood) John and her husband, Perry John, were ministers in the Society of Friends, members of Roaring Creek Monthly Meeting, and worshipped in the Quaker meeting house at Bear Gap (Shamokin), Pennsylvania. The bulk of this collection is correspondence, primarily from the 1840s through the 1850s. It includes some letters between Rebecca and Perry John, but the collection also includes letters received by the couple from relatives and friends. Many of the letters relate to...
Dates: 1805-1873

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Quakers -- Social life and customs 2
Lay ministry -- Society of Friends 1
Quakers -- Genealogy 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Northumberland County 1