Joseph S. (Joseph Steward) Middleton Genealogical Papers
Scope and Contents
This collection contains genealogical materials on the Middleton, Thorne, and Steward families of New Jersey which were collected by Joseph S. Middleton from various sources. It includes notes compiled by another Middleton family genealogist, Catherine H. Middleton.
Limitations on Accessing the Collection
Collection is open for research.
Copyright and Rights Information
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Biographical / Historical
Joseph Steward Middleton (1839-1928) was a member of Chesterfield Monthly Meeting (Orthodox).
0.25 Linear Feet (1 box)
Joseph Steward Middleton (1839-1928) was a member of Chesterfield Monthly Meeting (Orthodox). This collection contains genealogical materials on the Middleton, Thorne, and Steward families of New Jersey which were collected by Joseph S. Middleton from various sources. It includes notes compiled by another Middleton family genealogist, Catherine H. Middleton.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donor: Elizabeth H. Matlack and Edward M. Hendrickson, 1985
Compiled by Joseph Steward Middleton for his daughter, Mary Anna Hendrickson. The donors were grandchildren of Joseph S. Middleton.
The following materials, originally part of the collection, have been removed and recatalogued:
- Thorn, Anthony T. A contribution to the history of the Thorns; History and genealogy of two branches from the fourth generation of the Thorn family from William Thorne, 1638-1914. Private edition of 50 copies of which this is copy 11. Presented to Joseph S. Middleton by the author, printed 1915. FHL BX7791,.T485T4.
- Stewart, Elwood Stokes. The Steward family of New Jersey, Philadelphia, Allen, Lane, and Scott, 1907. FHL BX7791,.S855S8.
- An Inventory of the Joseph S. (Joseph Steward) Middleton Genealogical Papers, 1903-1937
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