Skip to main content

Maryland Preparative Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-NY-M377

Scope and Contents

Records of Maryland Preparative Meeting, 1829-1840. Includes men's minutes (clerk's drafts), 1849-55, women's minutes, 1829-1840, and burial grounds information 1969/88. Volume 1.1 also includes women's minutes/extracts, 1850-1853.

Dates

  • 1829-1855

Creator

Language of Materials

These records are entirely in English

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Where available, access is through microfilm.

Copyright and Rights Information

Information on reproduction policies available in the library.

Biographical / Historical

Maryland Preparative Meeting was established by the Hicksite branch of Butternuts Monthly Meeting in 1828. Butternuts Monthly Meeting changed its name to Laurens Monthly Meeting and reportedly was laid down in 1857. Maryland Preparative Meeting may have been laid at the same time.

Extent

0.7 Linear Feet (2 volumes)

Overview

Records of Maryland Preparative Meeting, 1829-1840. Includes men's minutes (clerk's drafts), 1849-55, women's minutes, 1829-1840, and burial grounds information 1969/88. Volume 1.1 also includes women's minutes/extracts, 1850-1853.

Arrangement

Divided into series: Men's Minutes: 1.1 Clerk's Drafts and Extracts 1849-1855; Women's Minutes: 2.1 1829-1840; Property records: 3.1 Burial grounds information, 1969/88.

Custodial History

Transferred from Haviland Records Room by NYYM in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposit, 1997.

Title
RECORDS OF MARYLAND PREPARATIVE MEETING (HICKSITE)
Subtitle
An Inventory of Its Records at the Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
Author
Inventory prepared by: FHL Staff
Date
2007
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Find It at the Library

Most of the materials in this catalog are not digitized and can only be accessed in person. Please see our website for more information about visiting Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College Library