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Sharples, Daniel, 1751-1842


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Daniel Sharpless family papers

 Collection — Othertype SC-116
Identifier: SFHL-SC-116

This collection primarily includes financial papers, bills, receipts and bonds, signed by Daniel Sharpless, Jr. or by his father, Daniel Sharpless.

Dates: 1734-1862 [bulk 1734-1808]

Enos and Hannah Sharpless family papers

 Collection — Othertype SC-117
Identifier: SFHL-SC-117

This collection contains family papers and correspondence of Enos and Hannah Sharpless including two copy books of the latter. The letters primarily concern family matters. Two documents of note are a letter from Johnson Knight concerning the Quaker testimony on slavery and a pass issued for an enslaved person bought by Enos Sharpless in order to be liberated.

Dates: 1790-1861

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Slavery and the church -- Society of Friends 1