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Daniel Sharpless family papers


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

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Daniel Sharpless Jr. was a Quaker born in 1751 in Ridley Township, Pennsylvania, the son of Daniel and Sarah Sharpless. He served as Overseer of Chester Monthly Meeting of Friends from 1776-1804. He died in 1842.

Source of acquisition--Arnold V. Stubenrauch. Method of acquisition--Gift of; Date of acquisition--1971.

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