Quakers -- Genealogy
Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 37 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents This collection of legal documents, photographs, and genealogical material deals with several generations of Orthodox Quaker families in the Green Plain community of Clark County, Ohio, and in Raysville, Henry County, Indiana.
Dates: 1827-1973; Other: Date acquired: 09/04/2001
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents The Heiss Collection consists of extensive files on Quaker history and genealogy, as well as correspondence, photos, personal artifacts, and documents reflecting the lives of Quakers, especially in the Midwest and South. Photos include family, as well as landscapes. Correpsondence ranges from book companies, to family, to genealogical.
Scope and Contents This collection, assembled by Mary Wright Dennis of Dublin, IN consists of genealogical materials, photographs, correspondence, account books, and other documents of descendants of William Dennis (1767-1847), a Quaker of Randolph County, NC and Wayne County, IN, especially his grandson Wilson Dennis (1814-1904) of Wayne County, IN.
Scope and Contents Willis Branson Coale (1885-1979) was a birthright Hicksite Friend, Congregational minister, English professor at the University of Hawaii, and genealogist. This collection documents his life and preserves material that he collected for Coale family history. The Coale Papers consist of two main groups of material. The first reflects the life of Willis B. Coale, and includes autobiographical writings, clippings, and published and unpublished materials on his life in Illinois, at Oberlin, and in...
Scope and Contents This collection consists of two extensive typscript genealogies. The first was complied by Ellen Leiper Woolford Jones and is entitled Randolph Winslow, M.D., His Ancestry, Life, and Letters, 1952. The second was compiled by Randolph and Nathan Winslow prior to 1928 and is entitled a Brief Sketch of the Winslow Family. Included is extensive material on the Quaker Winslow family in Perquimans County, North Carolina.
Dates: Other: 1952
Abstract Correspondence, legal papers, genealogy, and photographs of six generations of the Wollaston, Bassett, White, and related families, Hicksite Friends of Salem County, New Jersey, and Harrisburg and Allentown, Pennsylvania.
Dates: 1697-1950; Other: Majority of material found in 1790-1860; Other: Date acquired: 06/23/2010