Pemberton, John, 1727-1795
Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:
William Hodgson Jr. (1804-1878) published a number of pieces related to the Society of Friends. This collection is composed of the single volume manuscript, "The Life and Travels in the Ministry of the Gospel of John Pemberton," written by William Hodgson, Jr.The manuscript recounts his early life, first journey in Europe with John Churchman, excerpts of diary kept during revolutionary war, his second visit to Europe, and his travel in England and Scotland.
In these papers collected by Gulielma Howland are letters or other writings of such notable Quakers as George Dillwyn, Susanna Dillwyn, Samuel Emlen, John Fothergill,, Rebecca Grellet, Hannah Griffitts, Sarah Moore Grimke, Hill family, Margaret H. Hilles, James Logan, Margaret Hill Morris, Milcah Martha Moore, James and John Pemberton,, Daniel B. Smith, John Smith, Margaret H. Smith, Roberts Vaux, Daniel Wheeler and Thomas Wistar.
The Jackson-Conard Family Papers include correspondence and other manuscripts of the Jackson and Conard families of London Grove Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. The primary recipients are William Jackson (1746-1834), a Quaker minister, and his nephew, William Jackson (1789-1864), who served a single term in the Pennsylvania State Senate and was active in the anti-slavery movement.
Correspondence (personal and business) and other papers of Israel Pemberton (1715-1779), James Pemberton (1723-1809) and John Pemberton (1727-1795), the sons of Israel Pemberton (1684-1754) and Rachel Read Pemberton of Philadelphia.
John Pemberton was a Quaker minister who was involved in Native American issues. The first volume describes Pemberton's visit to England from 1750 to 1754, the second volume is composed of daily entries dated from 1778. The majority of entries in both volumes describe Quaker meetings attended and social visits with Friends and family.
This collection includes photographic copies of letters regarding his travels in the ministry, family birth certificates, and a list of ship stores. Also included is a letter from John Pemberton, relating family news and giving an account of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting.
- Lay ministry -- Society of Friends 4
- Quakers -- History 4
- Quakers 3
- Quakers -- Travel 3
- letters (correspondence) 3
- Indians of North America 2
- Quakers -- Pennsylvania 2
- diaries 2
- England 1
- Gardening 1
- Lay ministry -- Pennsylvania -- Chester County 1
- Legislators -- Pennsylvania 1
- Oneida Indians 1
- Pennsylvania -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Conscientious objectors 1
- Philadelphia (Pa.) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Conscientious objectors 1
- Quaker businesspeople 1
- Quaker conscientious objectors -- Pennsylvania 1
- Quaker politicians 1
- Quakers -- Conduct of life 1
- Quakers -- Correspondence 1
- Quakers -- Diaries 1
- Quakers -- England -- Lincolnshire 1
- Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Chester County 1
- Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
- Quakers -- Persecutions 1
- Quakers -- Social life and customs 1
- Quakers -- Virginia 1
- Society of Friends 1
- Society of Friends -- Hicksite separation 1
- Society of Friends -- United States 1
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 1
- United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 1
- United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Concientious objectors 1
- United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Prisoners and prisons 1
- Virginia -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 1
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