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Joseph Brinton Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-233
Overview

Joseph Brinton, an outspoken member of the Society of Friends from southeastern Pennsylvania, was active in the Wilburite schisms of the 1850s and 1860's in New England. His family papers include his own journals, as well as his extensive correspondence. This collection also includes the correspondence of his two wives, Mary H. Brinton and Anna H. Brinton.

Dates: 1758-1931

Fisher-Brinton family papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-332
Overview The Fisher-Brinton collection contains the papers of an Irish-American and Pennsylvania family with roots in the earliest years of the Society of Friends. It includes correspondence, diaries, memoirs, photographs, scrapbooks, and other materials that reflect family and Quaker concerns, and, in particular, the Conservative branch of the Society of Friends. Abraham Fisher (1823-1909) was a member of a prominent Quaker family of Youghal County, Ireland. In 1871, he assumed a position as...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1846 - 2020; 1764 - 2020

Sheppard Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-858
Overview

The collection particularly provides connections between the Irish and Philadelphia Friends in the 18th century, especially by the Sheppard and Wansborough families who intermarried. Included are letters of John Wilbur, central in the Gurney-Wilbur controversy.

Dates: 1656 - 1887

John Wilbur papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-856
Overview

Primarily letters of John Wilbur giving in great detail his position relative to the views of Joseph John Gurney and rhe separation of New England Yearly Meeting. His trip to Great Britain in 1853-54 is documented as well.

Dates: 1831-1873

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Names
Brinton, Joseph, 1828-1917 2
Brinton, Mary H. (Mary Howland), 1833-1870 2
Gould, Thomas B., 1813-1856 2
Howland, David P., 1809-1852 2
Austin, Ebenezer, d. 1864 1
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Baltimore Yearly Meeting Of Friends (Nottingham : 1854 1868) 1
Brinton family 1
Brinton, Anna H. (Anna Howland), b. 1843 1
Brinton, Charles, b. 1876 1
Brinton, David, 1864-1945 1
Brinton, David, b. 1864 1
Brinton, Eleanor Fisher, 1868-1958 1
Brinton, Elma, b. 1872 1
Brinton, Gulielma C., 1794-1879 1
Brinton, Jane Smith, b. 1874 1
Brinton, Susanna, b. 1833 1
Brinton, William Fisher, 1909-2008 1
Brinton, William, 1785-1878 1
Brinton, William, b. 1869 1
Buck, Mattie 1
Buffington, Israel 1
Campbell, Louise D. 1
Chase, Abby L. 1
Chase, Anna 1
Chase, Levi 1
Coffin, Narcissa B. (Narcissa Battey), 1818-1892 1
Conrad, Ellwood B. 1
Cook, Martha G. 1
Dingee, Jacob, d. 1919 1
Doudna, Louisa M., 1818-1898 1
Fisher family 1
Fisher, Abraham, 1823-1909 1
Fisher, Sarah Wright, 1822-1886 1
Fisher, Susanna G., 1865-1956 1
General Meeting of Men and Women Primitive Friends of Pennsylvania, Delaware, and New Jersey 1
Gould, L.A. (Lydia Ann) 1
Gurney, Joseph John, 1788-1847 1
Hampton, William, b. 1826 1
Harvey, Cassandra B., 1825-1882 1
Hazard, Rowland H. 1
Hopkins, Mary B., b. 1831 1
Hopkins, Mary Brinton, 1831-1926 1
Howland family 1
Howland, J.W. (Joseph William), b. 1839 1
James, Ella C. 1
Jones, Mary E. 1
Jones, Peace, b. 1815 1
Kite, James, d. 1917 1
Kite, John L. (John Letchworth), 1798-1878 1
Lamborn, Thomas, 1821-1892 1
Lippincot, Rebecca E.t 1
Maule, Joseph E., 1817-1902 1
Maule, Joshua, b. 1806 1
Meader, William C. 1
Morris, Samuel, 1827-1905 1
New England Yearly Meeting of Friends 1
Otis, James D. (James Davis) 1
Pollard, George, d. 1918 1
Purinton, David 1
Sargent, Julia A., d. 1902 1
Smiley, Rebecca H., b. 1832 1
Smith, Jane B. 1
Tucker, Jesse R. 1
Tucker, Susie W. 1
Walton, Joseph, 1817-1898 1
Westtown Boarding School 1
White, L.A. 1
Whitson, Thomas H., 1829-1907 1
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