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Manuscript Group 140
ACHEY FAMILY COLLECTION
1834-1919 (bulk 1894-1919)
.5 cu. ft.


Miscellaneous materials of the Achey family, particularly of M. F. and J. Warren Achey, Milford Square and Quakertown, Bucks County, including account books, which contain entries pertaining to capital stock of the Quakertown and Spinnerstown Turnpike Road Company, ca. 1858-1865, 2 vols.; statements and invoices; newspaper and magazine articles; certificates, circulars, notices, etc., including stock and baptismal certificates, a Civil War discharge certificate, and letters patent. Among the matters to which the items pertain are farming, milling, and trapping; plant and animal life, and personal affairs of the family.




PA State Archives Hours, Directions, & Fees Research Topics Finding Aids for Collections Land Records