Held at: Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College [Contact Us]500 College Avenue, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania 19081
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Overview and metadata sections
The Parvin family was a Quaker family of Berks County, Pennsylvania
The collection contains papers of the Parvin and allied Brinton, Kirk, Smith, and Starr families, including list of burials in relocated Friends burying grounds of Exeter Monthly Meeting, and account of families affiliated with Maiden Creek Meeting.
Donor: Pearl D. Parvin, 1958
Donor: Wayne E. Homan, 1974
Donor: Ellen S. Brinton, 1940
Processed by FHL staff in 1958. At that time, the Maiden Creek material by Caroline B. Kirk was combined with the papers given by Pearl D. Parvin. In 1974, Homan gift was added to the collection.
- Burial -- Pennsylvania
- Quaker cemeteries -- Pennsylvania
- Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Berks County
- Quaker cemeteries
- Society of Friends -- Pennsylvania
- Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
- Finding Aid Author
- FHL staff
- Finding Aid Date
- Encoding made possible by a grant by the Gladys Kriebel Delmas Foundation to the Philadelphia Consortium of Special Collections Libraries
- Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research.
- Use Restrictions
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