An Inventory of the Livezey Family Papers, 1773-1925

(1 box; 0.5 linear ft.)

RG 5/089


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Table of contents
Abstract
The Livezey family members were Quakers and residents of New Jersey. The collection contains correspondence, biographical data, genealogical chart, marriage certificates, memorials, piece books, and printed material of the Livezey and Underwood families.

Background note:
BIOGRAPHICAL AND HISTORICAL The Livezey family members were Quakers and residents of New Jersey.

Scope and content
SCOPE AND CONTENT The collection contains correspondence, biographical data, genealogical chart, marriage certificates, memorials, piece books, and printed material of the Livezey and Underwood families.

Arrangement
Arrangement The collection is divided into four series:


Added entries

Subjects
  • Albums
  • Genealogies
  • Livezey family
  • New Jersey -- Family and personal papers
  • New Jersey -- Genealogy
  • Quakers -- Diaries --19th century
  • Quakers -- New Jersey
  • Underwood family
Credits
Processed by: Finding Aid Prepared by FHL staff
Date: 1967
Restrictions: Use Restrictions Copyright has not been assigned to Friends Historical Library All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in to the Director. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Friends Historical Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by reader.
Sponsor: Encoding made possible by a grant by the Gladys Kriebel Delmas Foundation to the Philadelphia Consortium of Special Collections Libraries


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. Biographical and genealogical material, 1804-1909, n.d.

Genealogical chart of Livezy family Box 1

Diary, T. Eliza John (Underwood) 1875 Box 1

Diary, Joseph B. Livezey 1880 Box 1

Personal history of Joseph B. Livezey 1904 (notebook) Box 1

Marriage certificates, oversize, placed in chart case, 1844-1909

Joseph Burr and Mary Hilyard, at Ancocas MM 18?3, 2mo 10 Box 1

Joseph Livezey and Edith S. Burr, at Cherry Street Meeting House, Philadelphia. 183?, 11mo 3 Box 1

James M. John and Hannah Kester, at Fishing Creek Meeting 1844 12mo 25 Box 1

Warner Underwood and Eliza John, at residence of Hannah K. John, Greenwood Twp., Columbia Co., Pa. (under care of Fishing Creek MM). 1875, 10mo 21 Box 1

James Harris Underwood to Sadie Vansant Cliver, at 520 Hadden Avenue, Camden, N.J. (under care of Woodbury MM) 1909, 11mo 11 Box 1

Miscellaneous genealogical data Box 1

Ser. 2. Correspondence, 1929-1844

Correspondence 1829-1844 Box 1

Ser. 3. Memorabilia, 1775-1939, n.d.

Piece book, Martha Livezey Jan. 4, 1775 Box 1

Piece book, Sarah Haines n.d. Box 1

Memorials and funeral invitations Box 1

“Poems by a Friend”
Gift from Phebe John to her niece, Eliza John, 1840.
1939 Box 1

Ser. 4. Reference material, Quaker, 1819-1925

Clipping, Epistle from London Yearly Meeting. 1819 5mo Box 1

“An Epistle to the young and rising generation...” by William Haines, Jr. 1836 2mo 29 Box 1

William Haines recommended for Ministry 1860, 1mo 30 (typed carbon) Box 1

“The Little Child's First Reader,” Friends Educational Series, T. Ellwood Zell
Gift from William Haines to William H. Livezey.
1862 Box 1

Notebook, requests for orders on the income of the Samuel Jeanes Fund for Meeting House purposes 1901-1914 Box 1

“Handbook of the Principles of the Religious Society of Friends”
Paper, “Are there non-essentials in Quakerism,” n.d.
1925 Box 1