Fox, George, 1624-1691

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Founder, Society of Friends.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Kingston[-upon-Thames], to William Penn, 1673 Aug. 8. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270468759

English founder of Religious Society of Friends.

From the description of Papers, 1660-1952. (Haverford College Library). WorldCat record id: 25734721

Religious leader.

From the description of Letter of George Fox, 1682. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79450321

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Hart, Francis F.,. Collection, 1681-1925. Historical Society of Pennsylvania
creatorOf Fox, George, 1624-1691. Papers, 1660-1952. Haverford College Library
referencedIn Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892. Autograph notes by Walt Whitman [manuscript], 19th century. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Yolen, Jane. Friend : the story of George Fox and the Quakers : production material. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
creatorOf Fox, George, 1624-1691. Autograph letter signed : Kingston[-upon-Thames], to William Penn, 1673 Aug. 8. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn George Fox collection, [ca. 1940] Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Fox, George, 1624-1691. Correspondence. Harvard University, Divinity School Library
referencedIn Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. A collection of Christian & brotherly advices / given forth from time to time by the yearly meetings of Friends for Pennsylvania & New-Jersey held alternately at Burlington and Philadelphia : alphabetically digested under proper heads. Newberry Library
referencedIn Benson, Lewis. Papers, 1932-1986. Haverford College Library
referencedIn Library of the Society of Friends (London Yearly Meeting). Quaker manuscripts collection from the Library of the Religious Society of Friends, Part A, 1650-1779 (inclusive), [microform]. Yale University Library
referencedIn Scantlebury, Thomas, d. 1821. Diaries of Thomas Scantlebury. Haverford College Library
creatorOf Fox, George, 1624-1691. Letter of George Fox, 1682. Library of Congress
creatorOf Smith, Edward Wanton, 1875-1940,. Edward Wanton Smith Collection, ca. 1649-1967. Haverford College Library
referencedIn Records of Yorkshire Quarterly Meeting of the Society of Friends, 1651-1977 GB 206 Leeds University Library
referencedIn Society of Friends. Quaker manuscripts collection from the Library of the Religious Society of Friends, Part A, 1650-1779 (inclusive), [microform]. Yale University Library
creatorOf Yorkshire Quarterly Meeting of the Society of Friends. Records of Yorkshire Quarterly Meeting of the Society of Friends. University of Leeds, Brotherton Library, Leeds University Library
referencedIn Powell family. Papers, 1836-1961. University of California, Los Angeles
referencedIn Quaker collection, 1700-1888 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Penn-Forbes papers, 1644-1744. Historical Society of Pennsylvania
referencedIn Gummere, Amelia M. (Amelia Mott), 1859-1937. Papers, 1884-1937. Haverford College Library
referencedIn Powell Family Papers, 1836-1961 University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
referencedIn Barrow, Robert, d. 1697. Letter from Robert Barrow concerning the funeral of George Fox to Henry Loward, Thomas Green, Thomas Dockrey [sic], Richard Barrow, William Higgins and Thomas Widders. Haverford College Library
referencedIn Penn, William, 1644-1718. ALS, [16]91 June 16, England to T[homas] L[loyd] / Wm. Penn. Haverford College Library
referencedIn Powell, Aaron M. (Aaron Macy), 1832-1899. Papers. 1865-1900. Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
referencedIn Penn, William, 1644-1718. Papers, 1660-1982. Haverford College Library
referencedIn Fox, George, 1624-1690. The short journal of George Fox, [ca. 1900?] / transcribed by Emily Jermyn. Haverford College Library
referencedIn James Wood papers, Bulk, 1865-1921, 1865-1964 Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
referencedIn Platt, Floyd Sellers, 1887-1967. Papers, 1944-1963. Bucks County Historical Society
referencedIn Trenton Friends Association (Trenton, N.J.). Records, 1892-1908 & n.d. Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
referencedIn Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Records, 1692, 1695-1710. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
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associatedWith Barrow, Robert, d. 1697. person
associatedWith Benson, Lewis. person
associatedWith Charles II, King of England, 1630-1685. person
associatedWith Engelhard, Charles W., Mrs, person
associatedWith Fox, George, 1624-1690. person
associatedWith Gilmor, Robert, 1774-1848, person
associatedWith Gummere, Amelia M. (Amelia Mott), 1859-1937. person
associatedWith Hart, Francis F., person
associatedWith Hendricks, Pieter, fl. 1661-1689. person
associatedWith Library of the Society of Friends (London Yearly Meeting) corporateBody
associatedWith Penn, William, 1644-1718. person
associatedWith Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. corporateBody
associatedWith Platt, Floyd Sellers, 1887-1967. person
associatedWith Powell, Aaron M. (Aaron Macy), 1832-1899. person
associatedWith Powell family. family
associatedWith Powell Family family
associatedWith Scantlebury, Thomas, d. 1821. person
associatedWith Smith, Edward Wanton, 1875-1940, person
associatedWith Society of Friends. corporateBody
associatedWith Trenton Friends Association (Trenton, N.J.) corporateBody
associatedWith Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892. person
associatedWith William L. Clements Library corporateBody
associatedWith Wood, James, 1839-1925 person
associatedWith Yolen, Jane. person
associatedWith Yorkshire Quarterly Meeting of the Society of Friends. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Great Britain
Subject
Society of Friends--History--17th century
Society of Friends
Occupation
Religious leaders
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Birth 1624

Death 1691-01-13

Britons

English

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