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Townsend Cooper family papers


Held at: Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College [Contact Us]500 College Avenue, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania 19081

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Townsend Cooper was a farmer in Lower Merion and Haverford Townships in Pennsylvania. In 1820 he married Elizabeth Lukens who was disowned by Radnor Monthly Meeting for marrying a non-Quaker. In 1835, after Elizabeth's death, he married her sister, Mary.

Source of acquisition--Mr S. T. Sherman McAllister. Method of acquisition--Gift of; Date of acquisition--1972.

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