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Swift family papers


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

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Lemuel Swift (died 1845) was the son and oldest child of Abraham and Joanna Swift, Quakers of Washington, Dutchess Co., N.Y. In 1813, he married Mercy Wing under the care of Nine Partners Monthly Meeting. The Wing and Swift families were closely associated with Nine Partners Boarding School.

Source of acquisition--New York Yearly Meeting. Method of acquisition--Gift of; Date of acquisition--1997.

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