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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.
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
|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."
|Bye family genealogy
Begins with Enoch Bye b. 9-27-1757, d.1-12-1837. Concludes with Andrew Moore Bye b.9-24-1850.
|Genealogical printed forms, number 51-64||Box 1|
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.
|Bye of Buckingham, "the Junior Branch of the Family"
Noted Book II, Ch.4.
|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|