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Joel and Hannah Bean Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-012
Overview Joel Bean (1835-1914) and his wife, Hannah Elliott Bean (1830-1909), were prominent Quaker ministers in Iowa Yearly Meeting in the mid-nineteenth century when Quaker settlements were expanding in Iowa. Joel Bean was born in Alton, New Hampshire, in 1825, the son of John and Elizabeth Hill Bean, and educated at Friends Boarding School in Providence, Rhode Island. He migrated to Iowa in 1853, and taught school at West Branch, Iowa, from 1850 to 1861. In 1859, he married Hannah Elliott Shipley...
Dates: 1825-1914

Kent-Barnard Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-079
Overview Daniel Kent, emigrated to Chester County, Pa. from Ireland, in 1785. He joined the Society of Friends (Quakers) in 1790, and married Esther Hawley in 1791. Their great-grandson Henry Simmons Kent (1833-1906) was active in the establishment of Swarthmore Monthly Meeting and the Borough of Swarthmore, Pennsylvania. The collection includes material used by Daniels' great-granddaughter Ella Kent Barnard in preparation for the writing of three books. Among these materials are genealogical charts...
Dates: 1785/1928

Walker-Stephens Family Papers

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Identifier: SFHL-RG5-168
Overview William Walker Stephens (1824-1902) was the son of Hannah Walker and Stephen Stephens of Chester Valley, Pennsylvania. The family were members of Valley Preparative and Radnor Monthly Meetings of Friends. William Walker Stephens worked as a businessman in Philadelphia and was married three times. His relation, J. Aubrey Anderson, was district attorney in Conshohocken, Pa. Papers include the diaries and day books of Hannah W. Stephens, 1857-1864, William W. Stephens, 1850-1902, and Annie R....
Dates: 1850-1919

Joseph Solomon Walton Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-158
Overview

Joseph Solomon Walton (1855-1912) was a Quaker educator and the second principal (1901-1912) of the George School (Bucks County, Pa.). The collection contains diaries and biographical material, financial and legal papers, correspondence, writings and lectures, and papers related to the George School.

Dates: 1878-1943 [bulk, 1878-1910]

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Names
Alexander, H.P. 1
Alexander, Samuel, 1840-1914 1
American Protective League 1
Anderson, J. Aubrey 1
Backhouse, James, d. 1890 1
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Barnard, Ella K. (Ella Kent), 1853- 1
Barnard, Mary A. (Mary Anna), 1828-1865 1
Bean, Hannah E. (Hannah Elliott), 1830-1909 1
Bean, James, 1822-1915 1
Bean, Joel, 1825-1914 1
Beck, M.E. 1
Bewley, Maria, d.1886 1
Bewley, Samuel 1
Braithwaite, J. Bevan (Joseph Bevan), 1818-1905 1
Braithwaite, Martha, 1823-1895 1
Cartland, Gertrude W. 1
Cartland, Joseph 1
Chamberlain, Martha Ann 1
Clark, Dougan, 1828-1896 1
Clark, Dougan, d.1896 1
Coffin, Charles F. (Charles Fisher), 1823-1916 1
College Park Association of Friends 1
Cope, Morris, 1800-1892 1
Cope, Samuel 1
Cox, Lydia Shipley Bean 1
Crosfield, Elizabeth, d.1883 1
Doncaster, Phebe 1
Elkinton, Joseph, 1859-1920 1
George School (Bucks County, Pa.) 1
Hammond, Eleanor P. 1
Iowa Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends 1
Jones, Rufus M. (Rufus Matthew), 1863-1948 1
Joseph Solomon Walton (1855-1912) 1
Kent family 1
Kent, Daniel, 1765-1844 1
Kent, Henry S. (Henry Simmons), 1833-1906 1
Kent, Joseph, 1794-1863 1
Kent, Patience W. (Patience Webster), d. 1924 1
Kent, William, fl. 1786-1806 1
Langdon, Mary A. 1
Madison, Dolley 1768-1849 1
Marlborough Friends School (Marlborough, Pa. : Township) 1
Mather, J. Francis 1
Maulsby family 1
Murray, Augustus T. (Agustus Taber), 1866-1940 1
Neave, Joseph J. 1
Negus, Jesse, 1831-1922 1
New England Yearly Meeting of Friends 1
Nicholson, Timothy, 1828-1924 1
Pennsgrove Soldiers Aid Society 1
Potter, William J. (William James), 1829?-1893 1
Potts, Anna, 1827-1905 1
Potts, Joseph 1
Pumphrey, Stanley, 1837-1881 1
Robson, Priscilla, d.1879 1
Scull, David, 1836-1907 1
Scull, Edward Lawrene, 1846-1884 1
Sharp, Isaac 1
Shipley, Anna, 1826-1888 1
Shipley, Murray, 1830-1899 1
Stephens, Annie R., 1839-1915 1
Stephens, Hannah W., 1797-1881 1
Stevens family 1
Swarthmore College 1
Tebbets, Mary B. 1
Thistlethwaite, Hannah, d.1893 1
Turner, William E. 1
Tyson, Elisha, 1750-1824 1
Tyson, Isabella, 1823-1903 1
Walker family 1
Walton, George A. (George Arthur), 1883- 1
Webster family 1
Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892 1
William Walker Stephens (1824-1902) 1
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