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Thomas and Sarah Newlin Marriage Certificate


Held at: Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]370 Lancaster Ave, Haverford, PA 19041

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Sarah Grubb Newlin (1764-1830) was born in Chester, Pennsylvania. She was the daughter of Lydia (Baker) Grubb and Samuel Grubb. Thomas Newlin (1747-1811), was born in Concord, Chester, Pennsylvania and was a blacksmith. He was the son of Nathaniel Newlin and Esther Metcalf. The couple had two children, Samuel Newlin and Nathaniel Newlin.

This collection consists of a marriage certificate between Sarah Grubb and Thomas Newlin, record by Caleb Peirce in 1782. The two were married at the Concord Monthly Meeting. The document includes information about the bride and the groom, the ceremony declaration, and signatures of the members present at the wedding.

This is a single item

Transfer from the Miller Collection of the Allentown Art Museum of the Lehigh Valley, 2017.

Processed by Sakina Gulamhusein; completed November 2022.

Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
Sakina Gulamhusein
Finding Aid Date
November, 2022
Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Law Applies (U.S. Title 17)

Collection Inventory

Box 60

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