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Roberts-Hunt family papers


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

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Rachel H. Roberts was a birthright Quaker. The daughter of Joshua and Esther Hunt, she married David Roberts, the son of Joseph and Susanna Roberts. She died in 1881. Her mother, Esther, was born in 1751 and after the death of Joshua Hunt, she married John Collins. Elisha and Caleb were two of her seven children. She died in 1820.

Source of acquisition--William Bacon Evans. Method of acquisition--Gift of; Date of acquisition--1950.

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