The Resource Pioneer Quakers of Goose Creek in Bedford County, 1756-1824

Pioneer Quakers of Goose Creek in Bedford County, 1756-1824

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Pioneer Quakers of Goose Creek in Bedford County, 1756-1824, 1946
Title
Pioneer Quakers of Goose Creek in Bedford County, 1756-1824
Inclusive dates
1946
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Language
eng
Summary
Pioneer Quakers of Goose Creek in Bedford County, Virginia, 1756-1824, written in 1946, by Douglas Summers Brown tracing the history of Quakers who settled in Bedford County. Contains transcripts of letters, minutes, reports, membership lists, and narratives. Also includes a map of Bedford County
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Biographical or historical data
Douglas Summers Brown was born on 10 Jan. 1903 in Abingdon, Virginia. She attended Mary Baldwin College in Staunton, Virginia, and married Henry Dockery Brown, a Presbyterian minister, in 1926. Brown is an english and history teacher and author who has written several books on South Carolina and Virginia history, including A CITY WITHOUT COBWEBS; A HISTORY OF ROCK HILL, SOUTH CAROLINA (1954), MASSENETTA MINATURE; THE STORY OF THE ORIGIN AND GROWTH OF THE SYNODICAL TRAINING SCHOOL OF THE SYNOD OF VIRGINIA (1964), A HISTORY OF LYNCHBURG'S PIONEER QUAKERS AND THEIR MEETING HOUSE (c. 1936) , THE CATAWBA INDIANS; THE PEOPLE OF THE RIVER (1966), and HISTORICAL AND BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF GREENSVILLE COUNTY, VIRGINIA, 1650-1967, (1968). Brown has also written articles for the Virginia Cavalcade, Sandlapper, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, The Presbyterian Outlook, William and Mary Quarterly, Archeological Society of Virginia, Lynch's Ferry, and the Richmond Times-Dispatch.
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Vi
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Pioneer Quakers of Goose Creek in Bedford County, 1756-1824
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  • The Library of Virginia
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1
Immediate source of acquisition
Brown, Douglas Summers
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000499923
Type of unit
v. (30 leaves).

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