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Mary White Longshore was born in 1792, the daughter of Joseph and Mary White, of Bucks County, Pa. In 1841 she married Abraham Longshore. Her sister Martha was born in 1788 and in 1818 married Isaac B. Williams. The Williams moved into Warsaw, Ohio, in 1840, but kept in close touch with their Longshore relations. Two of their sons, Joseph and Jeremiah, were frequent correspondents with Mary Longshore. She was a member of Middletown Monthly Meeting of Friends until her death in 1860.
Source of acquisition--Marion Longshore. Method of acquisition--Gift of; Date of acquisition--1965.
- Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Bucks County
- Quakers -- Ohio -- Columbiana County
- Slavery and the church -- Society of Friends
- Temperance -- Ohio -- Columbiana County
- Antislavery movements
- Temperance and religion -- Society of Friends
- Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
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This collection is available for research use.