Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 21 - 23 of 23

Smyth family papers

 Collection — othertype: SC-121
Identifier: SFHL-SC-121
Abstract

This collection includes letters between David Smyth and his brothers Thomas and John, regarding business and family news. Also included are notes on the Smyth family genealogy and on the Welsh tract.

Dates: 1810-1819

Stout-Alston Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-141
Overview

The Stout and Alston families were Quaker merchant families of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and Delaware and Maryland. This collection of paper contains the personal and business correspondence, business and legal papers of Quaker merchants in Delaware, Philadelphia, and Maryland. The papers are chiefly of Jacob Stout (1774-1855), of Smyrna, Kent County, Delaware, who served as Governor of Delaware and Judge of Court of Appeals, and Jonathan Alston of Leipsic, Delaware.

Dates: 1750-1905 (bulk, 1750-1830)

Emma Worrell Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-193
Overview Emma Worrell (1834-1930) was a Quaker teacher from Wilmington, Delaware, active in Wilmington women's club activities. The collection contains some genealogical correspondence about the Worrell, Lamborn and Bringhurst families of Chester County, Pennsylvania, and Wilmington, Delaware, and family memorabilia and scrapbooks. Also included is an imaginary diary of a trip to California, 1869, by Emma Worrell for the Friends Lyceum and a testimonial book presented to her by the New Century Club,...
Dates: 1869-1929

Filtered By

  • Library: Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College X
  • Subject: Quakers -- Delaware X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
Quakers -- Delaware 15
Quakers -- Delaware -- Wilmington 8
Quakers -- Social life and customs 8
account books 3
genealogies (histories) 3
∨ more
Church controversies -- Society of Friends 2
Delaware -- History -- Sources 2
Farm life -- Delaware 2
Lay ministry -- Society of Friends 2
Quakers -- Maryland 2
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 2
Slavery -- United States 2
Society of Friends -- Hicksite separation 2
Wilmington (Del.) -- History -- Sources 2
diaries 2
British Americans -- Delaware 1
Businessmen -- Colorado 1
Deeds -- Delaware 1
Delaware -- Surveys 1
Education -- Delaware 1
Education -- Delaware -- Wilmington 1
England -- Emigration and Immigration -- 19th century 1
Gold mines and mining -- Colorado 1
Land use -- Delaware 1
Lawyers -- Massachusetts -- Boston 1
Literature -- Societies, etc. 1
Meteorology -- United States 1
Mothers and Daughters -- United States 1
Peace -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
Poetry 1
Publishers and publishing 1
Quaker abolitionists 1
Quaker businesspeople 1
Quaker civic leaders 1
Quaker social reformers 1
Quaker women 1
Quaker women -- Delaware 1
Quaker women -- Delaware -- Wilmington 1
Quakers -- 18th century -- Diaries 1
Quakers -- 19th century -- Diaries 1
Quakers -- Austria 1
Quakers -- Connecticut 1
Quakers -- Correspondence 1
Quakers -- Delaware -- Kent County 1
Quakers -- Diaries 1
Quakers -- England -- Essex 1
Quakers -- England -- Yorkshire 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Chester County 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
Quakers -- Social service 1
Quakers -- Societies, etc. 1
Quakers -- Suffrage 1
Quakers in the civil service 1
Reconstruction (1914–1939) -- Austria 1
Reconstruction (1914–1939) -- France 1
Slaves -- Emancipation 1
Social reform 1
Society of Friends -- Charities 1
Society of Friends -- International assistance -- Germany 1
Society of Friends -- Peace testimony 1
Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania 1
Society of Friends -- War relief and reconstruction 1
Students -- Delaware 1
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- 19th century 1
United States -- History -- Colonial period -- ca. 1600-1775 1
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 1
Wilmington, Del. -- Social life and customs 1
Women -- Family relationships 1
Women -- Societies and clubs 1
Women and Peace -- History 1
letter books 1
∧ less
 
Names
Ferris, Anna M., 1815-1890 3
Ferris, Benjamin, 1780-1867 3
American Friends Service Committee 2
Bancroft family 2
Bancroft, William P. (William Poole), 1835-1928 2
∨ more
Ferris family 2
Ferris, David, 1821-1908 2
Ferris, Deborah, 1813-1897 2
Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830 2
Smith family 2
Westtown Boarding School 2
Alston, John, 1794-1874 1
Alston, Jonathan 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Bancroft, Joseph, 1803-1874 1
Biddle family 1
Biddle, Clement M. (Clement Miller), 1876-1959 1
Biddle, Mary, 1780-1849 1
Biddle, Owen, 1737-1799 1
Biddle, William Canby, 1864-1942 1
Bringhurst, Deborah, 1773-1844 1
Bringhurst, Joseph, 1767-1834 1
Brooks family 1
Brooks, Benjamin Franklin, 1816-1887 1
Brooks, Charles Franklin, 1891-1958 1
Brooks, Eleanor S. (Eleanor Stabler), 1892-1986 1
Brooks, Esther, 1859-1942 1
Brooks, Francis Augustus, 1824-1902 1
Brooks, Franklin Herrick, 1866-1922 1
Brooks, Frona Marie, 1861-1947 1
Brooks, Morgan, 1861-1947 1
Brosius family 1
Brosius, Lewis Walton, 1856-1930 1
Buck family 1
Buck, Charles W., 1833-1933 1
Butler family 1
Bye family 1
Bye, E. Mortimer (Enoch Mortimer), 1818-1894 1
Bye, Pusey P. (Pusey Passmore), 1846-1931 1
Emma Worrell (1834-1930) 1
Essler, Fanny 1
Farris family 1
Fennell, George, b.1787 1
Ferris, Fanny, 1778-1833 1
Ferris, Hannah, 1793-1860 1
Ferris, Henry 1
Ferris, John, 1775-1802 1
Ferris, Matilda, 1853-1937 1
Ferris, Ziba, 1743-1794 1
Fothergill family 1
Fothergill, Alexander, 1709-1788 1
Fothergill, Alexander, 1788-1843 1
Fothergill, Ann, 1830- 1
Fothergill, Samuel 1
Fothergill-Quinlan, Winifred Quigley 1
Friends Social Lyceum (Wilmington, Del.) 1
George School (Bucks County, Pa.) 1
Gibbons, Mary, 1795-1876 1
Grellet, Stephen, 1773-1855 1
Heald family 1
Heald, Jacob 1
Heald, Pusey Bancroft, 1896-1972 1
Heald, Pusey, 1838-1928 1
Hilles, Eli, 1783-1863 1
Hollingsworth, H. (Henry), 1737-1803 1
Hopper, Isaac T. (Isaac Tatem), 1771-1852 1
Howell family 1
Hunn family 1
Hunn, John, 1818-1894 1
Hunt, Nathan, 1758-1853 1
Hurnard, Hannah, 1778?-1835 1
Hurnard, Robert, b.1774 1
Jackson, Halliday, 1771-1835 1
Jackson, John, 1809-1855 1
James, Dorothy Biddle 1
Jenkins family (Jenkins, Jabez, 1792-1858) 1
Jenkins, Ezekiel, 1802-1873 1
Jenkins, Patience H. (Patience Hunn), 1805-1884 1
Jenkinson family 1
Jenkinson, Thomas, 1794-1890 1
John Fothergill 1
Judge, Hugh, 1750?-1834 1
Kerner, Barbara Brooks, 1922-2007 1
Kerner, Benjamin 1
Kerner, Winifred 1
Kersey, Jesse, 1768-1845 1
Knight family 1
Knight, Elizabeth Knorr, 1814-1841 1
Knight, Lavinia Lloyd, 1816-1863 1
Lewis, Lucy Biddle, 1861- 1
Lord, Nathan, 1792-1870 1
Mifflin, Thomas, 1744-1800 1
Mifflin, Warner, 1745-1798 1
Mott, Bessie Q. (Eliza Quigley), 1876-1957 1
Parke, Thomas, 1749-1835 1
Passmore family 1
Poole, William, 1764-1829 1
Price, Lydia H., 1827-1907 1
Rakestraw, Joseph, 1780?-1860 1
Rasin family 1
∧ less