Murray, Lindley, 1745-1826

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Grammarian.

From the description of Letters of Lindley Murray, 1799-1804. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79454674

Lindley Murray, Quaker author and grammarian, was born in 1745 in Pennsylvania, the son of Robert and Mary Murray. He married Hannah Dobson in 1767. He moved to England and resided in York for many years while publishing grammar books and religious tracts. He died in 1826.

From the description of Papers, 1785-1830. (Swarthmore College). WorldCat record id: 37892757

Scottish-American grammarian.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Holdgate near York, to the Secretary of "The British and Foreign Bible Society", 1805 Nov. 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270612811

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Holdgate, to Samuel Woolman, 180?. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270612814

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Holdgate, to Thomas Fisher, 1807 Nov. 18. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270612812

Pennsylvania grammarian.

From the description of ALS : New York, to Benjamin Warner, 1820 Sept. 25. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122540694

From the description of ALS : New York, to Skipwith H. Coale, 1814 Oct. 28. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122645540

From the description of ALS : Holdgate, near York, Pa., to John Pemberton, 1786 Dec. 19. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122541867

Murray was a lawyer and acknowledged American grammarian.

From the description of ALS, 1773 November 16 : New York to Dr. Parks. (Haverford College Library). WorldCat record id: 28083580

Murray was an American grammarian who moved to England for his health.

From the description of ALsS, 1817-1824, Holdgate, [England] / L. Murray. (Haverford College Library). WorldCat record id: 28840631

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Books from the library of Amos Bronson Alcott, 1579-1893. Houghton Library.
referencedIn George Wiley Sherburn collection of letters and documents, 1655-1834. Houghton Library.
creatorOf William L. Clements Library. African American History collection, 1729-1970, bulk 1800-1865. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
creatorOf Murray, Lindley, 1745-1826. Autograph letter signed : Holdgate, to Thomas Fisher, 1807 Nov. 18. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Murray, Lindley, 1745-1826. Autograph letter signed : Holdgate near York, to the Secretary of "The British and Foreign Bible Society", 1805 Nov. 12. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Bringhurst, James, d. 1810. Collection of Bringhurst Family Correspondence, 1780-1811. Swarthmore College, FRIENDS HIST LIBR
creatorOf McGuffey, William Holmes, 1800-1873. Historic textbook collection. University of Missouri -- Columbia, MU Libraries; University of Missouri; MU; Ellis Library; University of Missouri Columbia
creatorOf Murray, Lindley, 1745-1826. ALS : New York, to Benjamin Warner, 1820 Sept. 25. Rosenbach Museum & Library
creatorOf Murray, Lindley, 1745-1826. ALsS, 1817-1824, Holdgate, [England] / L. Murray. Haverford College Library
creatorOf Murray, Lindley, 1745-1826. ALS : Holdgate, near York, Pa., to John Pemberton, 1786 Dec. 19. Rosenbach Museum & Library
referencedIn Darton & Harvey archive, 1791-1847 Reading University : Special Collections Services
creatorOf Murray, Lindley, 1745-1826. Autograph letter signed : Holdgate, to Samuel Woolman, 180?. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Murray, Lindley, 1745-1826. Papers, 1785-1830. Swarthmore College, FRIENDS HIST LIBR
creatorOf Murray, Lindley, 1745-1826. Letters, 1785-1830. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Dibdin, Thomas Frognall, 1776-1847. The library companion, or, The young man's guide and the old man's comfort in the choice of a library / by the Rev. T. F. Dibdin, 1792-ca. 1830. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn African American History collection, African American history collection, 1729-1970, 1800-1865 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Collection of Lindley Murray letters, 1785-1822. Swarthmore College, FRIENDS HIST LIBR
referencedIn Murray, John, 1737-1808. John Murray letter to Jeremiah G. Brainard, 1787 May 14. New London County Historical Society
referencedIn Dibdin, Thomas Frognall, 1776-1847. The library companion, or, The young man's guide and the old man's comfort in the choice of a library / by the Rev. T. F. Dibdin, 1792-ca. 1830. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Murray, Lindley, 1745-1826. ALS : New York, to Skipwith H. Coale, 1814 Oct. 28. Rosenbach Museum & Library
creatorOf Murray, Lindley, 1745-1826. Letters of Lindley Murray, 1799-1804. Library of Congress
creatorOf Murray, Lindley, 1745-1826. ALS, 1773 November 16 : New York to Dr. Parks. Haverford College Library
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associatedWith Ackworth School (Ackworth, England) corporateBody
associatedWith Alcott, Amos Bronson, 1799-1888 person
associatedWith Bringhurst, James, d. 1810. person
associatedWith Coale, Skipwith H., person
associatedWith Darton & Harvey corporateBody
associatedWith Dibdin, Thomas Frognall, 1776-1847. person
associatedWith Fisher, Thomas, person
associatedWith Fothergill, Eliza, fl. 1817. person
associatedWith Heineman, James H., person
associatedWith Murray, Catharine. person
associatedWith Murray family. family
associatedWith Murray, John. person
associatedWith Murray, John, 1737-1808. person
associatedWith Murray, Lindley, 1785-1847, person
associatedWith Murray, Robert. person
associatedWith Parks, Dr. person
associatedWith Pemberton, John, 1708-1759?, person
associatedWith Sherburn, George Wiley, 1884- person
associatedWith Tuke, Samuel, 1784-1857. person
associatedWith Warner, Benjamin, 1786-1821, person
associatedWith William L. Clements Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Woolman, Sameul, person
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England
United States
New York
New York (N.Y.)
Subject
Society of Friends
Families
Quakers--Education
Quakers
Quakers--Fiction
Occupation
Grammarians
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Birth 1745-06-07

Death 1826-01-16

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