An Inventory of the Arthur Edwin Bye Genealogical Materials, ca. 1940-1956

(1 box; .25 linear ft.)

RG 5/023


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Abstract
Contains papers compiled by Arthur Edwin Bye, Quaker genealogist and local historian. Includes genealogical files on the Bye and related families of Bucks County, PA, and Cecil County, MD. His research culminated in the publication in 1956 of the book History of the Bye Family and some allied families.

Background note:
BIOGRAPHICAL AND HISTORICAL NOTE Arthur Edwin Bye, Quaker genealogist and local historian, the author of History of the Bye Family and some allied families.

Scope and content
SCOPE AND CONTENT OF THE RECORDS Contains papers compiled by Arthur Edwin Bye, Quaker genealogist and local historian. Includes genealogical files on the Bye and related families of Bucks County, PA, and Cecil County, MD. His research culminated in the publication in 1956 of the book History of the Bye Family and some allied families.


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Subjects
  • Bye family
  • Bye, Arthur Edwin, b. 1885. History of the Bye Family and some allied families.
  • Genealogies
  • Quakers -- Bucks County (Pa.)
  • Quakers -- Cecil County (Md.)
Credits
Processed by: Finding Aid Prepared by FHL staff
Date: Before 1967
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Inventory

DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF THE RECORDS
Notes
Note to Researchers: To request materials, please note both the location and box numbers shown below:

Ser. 1. Bye family genealogical material
Consists of six gray folders, mainly longhand, and some typed sheets, prepared by Dr. Arthur E. Bye. In addition to genealogical data, these folders contain historical narratives, character sketches, copies of deeds and wills, descriptions of coat of arms, anecdotes.


Bye family genealogy, introduction
“Introduction. Genealogy starts with Thomas Bye d. 1726, England; Concludes with Samuel Bye b. 1-29-1764, son of Hezekiah & Mary Ingham Bye, Buckingham Meeting."
Box 1

Bye family genealogy
Begins with Enoch Bye b. 9-27-1757, d.1-12-1837. Concludes with Andrew Moore Bye b.9-24-1850.
Box 1

Genealogical printed forms, number 51-64 Box 1

Genealogical notes
Begins with Jonathan Bye b. l-22-1761, heir to the family estate in Solebury, and concluding with William DeWitt Bye, b. ll-24-1861.
Box 1

Bye of Buckingham, "the Junior Branch of the Family"
Noted Book II, Ch.4.
Box 1

Genealogical notes and records, including: Folder 5

Pearson Family of Buckingham Box 1

Ingham Family of Ingham Spring Box 1

Kinsey Family of Buckingham Box 1

Genealogical notes, including: Folder 6

Paxson Family of Solebury & Buckingham Box 1

Pownall Family of Solebury Box 1

Canby Family of Buckingham Box 1

Ser. 2. Additional genealogical material on the following families related to the Bye Family:

Stackhouse: of Stackhouse, Yorkshire, and Langhorne Box 1

Gillam: of Langhorne Box 1

Dungan: of Limerick, Ireland; Rhode Island, and Pennsylvania Box 1

Latham: of Latham, Parbold, and Elston Box 1

Heaton: of Deane, Lancashire; and Langhorne Box 1

Weaver: of Rhode Island Box 1

Freeborn: of Rhode Island Box 1

Wing: of Sandwich, Massachusetts Box 1

Passmore: of Devonshire, England; Berkshire, England; and W. Marlborough Pennsylvania Box 1

Strode: of Strode. Dorsetshire, Parnham, and Shefton Mallet Box 1

Pusey: of Pusey, Berkshire, and Chester, Pennsylvania Box 1

Wilson: of E. Nottingham, Pennsylvania Box 1

Job: of Nottingham, Pennsylvania Box 1

Vernon: of Shipbrook and Hauthorne, Cheshire Box 1

Browne: of E. Nottingham Box 1

Churchman: of Saffron Waldron, Essex, England; and E. Nottingham, Pennsylvania Box 1

Knight: of Worcestershire, England; New Jersey and Pennsylvania Box 1

Dickerson: of Langhorne Box 1

Sweeney: of Ireland Box 1

Longshore: of Langhorne Box 1