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Joseph Scattergood (collector) An account of the Free Quakers

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Identifier: SFHL-SC-113
Abstract This volume contains the collection of Joseph Scattergood of original and manuscript copies of documents relating to the Free Quakers, bound by his son George Scattergood. The Free Quakers disagreed with the strict disownment policy for members of the Society of Friends who fought in the Revolutionary War. Led by Samuel Wetherhill, this group wanted to practice Quakerism without the strict rules of discipline and disownment. The papers in Scattergood's collection include petitions, published...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1781-1885 [ 1781-1802]

Quaker Disciplines

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-MSS-005
Overview

The Society of Friends or Quakers (the terms are synonymous) was founded in the middle of the seventeenth century in England by George Fox and others. The Friends Historical Library has collected Quaker disciplines since its founding in 1871. FHL is also the official repository for the records of seven American yearly meetings.

Dates: 1689-2009

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Alaska Yearly Meeting 1
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Freedom Friends Church (Salem, Or.) 1
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Illinois Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends) 1
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Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Religious Society of Friends in Ireland 1
Say, Thomas, 1709-1796 1
Scattergood, George J. (George Jones), 1835-1914 1
Scattergood, Joseph 1
Société religieuse des Amis (Quakers) 1
Southeastern Yearly Meeting 1
Western Yearly Meeting of Friends (1877- : Plainfield, Ind.) 1
Wetherill, Samuel, 1736-1816 1
Wilmington Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends 1
Yearly Meeting of Congregational Friends (Waterloo, N.Y.) 1
Yearly Meeting of Friends, held in Virginia 1
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