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Samuel Garrigues commonplace book


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

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Samuel Smith Garrigues (1828-1899) was born on September 17, 1828, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the son of Edward Briggs Garrigues and Sarah Gilpin Smith. Garrigues married Adele M. Burr in 1864, and the couple had two children, Edwin Clendenning Garrigues (b. 1865) and Ellen Elizabeth Garrigues (b. 1868). Samuel Garrigues died May 16, 1899, in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

This collection is comprised of the single volume commonplace book of Samuel Garrigues, and includes extracts of minutes by Thomas Brown, Quaker testimonies, memorandum of Thomas Brown's last illness, and an Account of Ann Parrish. The volume also contains copies of letters written by: Samuel Fothergill, Frances Dodshon, Thomas Lloyd, and Samuel Neale.

The Samuel Garrigues commonplace book was donated to Special Collections, Haverford College in 1934 from the estate of Richard S. Deveers.

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed August, 2015.

Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
Kara Flynn
Finding Aid Date
August, 2015
Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Collection Inventory

Commonplace book, 1757-1820.
Volume 1

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