An Inventory of the Reifsnyder - Gillam Genealogical Papers, 1900-1902

(1 box; .25 linear ft.)

RG 5/129


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Abstract
These genealogical papers on the Reifsnyder and Gillam families and collateral lines were collected by Howard Reifsnyder of Philadelphia and Langhorne, Pa. Most of the research was done by Ann Lane Scolley, dated 1901. Howard Reifsnyder was married in 1891 to Hannah Gillam, a descendant of a long-time Quaker family. Families in these genealogical papers are Pennsylvania Quakers, including Gillam, Conrad/Kunders, Lloyd, Wilson, Preston, and some Welsh research.. Pennsylvania German families include Reifsnyder and Longenecker/Longacre.

Background note:
BIOGRAPHICAL AND HISTORICAL The Gillam family included many links to many Pennsylvania and New Jersey Quaker families. The Reifsnyders were Pennsylvania Germans. Howard Reifsnyder was married in 1891 to Hannah Gillam, a descendant of a long-time Quaker family.

Scope and content
SCOPE AND CONTENT These genealogical papers on the Reifsnyder and Gillam families and collateral lines were collected by Howard Reifsnyder of Philadelphia and Langhorne, Pa. Most of the research was done by Ann Lane Scolley, dated 1901. Howard Reifsnyder was married in 1891 to Hannah Gillam, a descendant of a long-time Quaker family.

Families in these genealogical papers are Pennsylvania Quakers, including Gillam, Conrad/Kunders, Lloyd, Wilson, Preston, and some Welsh research.. Pennsylvania German families include Reifsnyder and Longenecker/Longacre.


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Subjects
  • Conrad family
  • Genealogies
  • Germans - Pennsylvania
  • Gillam family
  • Lloyd family
  • Longacre family
  • Longnecker family
  • Preston family
  • Quakers - Pennsylvania
  • Reifsnyder family
  • Wilson family
Credits
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Date: 1972
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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. Genealogical papers on the Reifsnyder and collateral family, 1901
(3 folders)
Box 1
Complied by Ann L. Schollay


Ser. 2. Correspondence concerning genealogical research, 1900-1902

Thomas Allen Glen to Howard Reifsnyder 1900-1902 Box 1

Ser. 3. Miscellaneous reference memorabilia
Box 1