Parvin Family Genealogical Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection contains papers of the Parvin and allied Brinton, Kirk, Smith, and Starr families, including list of burials in relocated Friends burying grounds of Exeter Monthly Meeting, and account of families affiliated with Maiden Creek Meeting.
- Parvin family (Family)
Limitations on Accessing the Collection
Collection is open for research.
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Biographical / Historical
The Parvin family was a Quaker family of Berks County, Pennsylvania
0.42 Linear Feet (1 box)
The Parvin family was a Quaker family of Berks County, Pennsylvania. The collection contains papers of the Parvin and allied Brinton, Kirk, Smith, and Starr families, including list of burials in relocated Friends burying grounds of Exeter Monthly Meeting, and account of families affiliated with Maiden Creek Meeting.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donor: Pearl D. Parvin, 1958
Donor: Wayne E. Homan, 1974
Donor: Ellen S. Brinton, 1940
Processed by FHL staff in 1958. At that time, the Maiden Creek material by Caroline B. Kirk was combined with the papers given by Pearl D. Parvin. In 1974, Homan gift was added to the collection.
- An Inventory of the Parvin Family Genealogical Papers, 1891-1947
- FHL staff
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Encoding made possible by a grant by the Gladys Kriebel Delmas Foundation to the Philadelphia Consortium of Special Collections Libraries
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