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Early Pennsylvania settlers by Emma C. Dowling and Anna A. Rapp; pictures by Wilfred Jones ... by Emma C. Dowling

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Published by T. Nelson and sons in New York .
Written in English



  • Pennsylvania


  • Pennsylvania -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.

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Illustrated lining-papers.

SeriesOur changing world
ContributionsRapp, Anna A., joint author.
LC ClassificationsF152 .D68
The Physical Object
Pagination86 p.
Number of Pages86
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6366302M
LC Control Number38005081

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Primary Sources. Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants in Pennsylvania from by Prof. I. Daniel Rupp ; Book: Historic Background and Annals of the Swiss and German Pioneer Settlers of Southeastern Pennsylvania, and of Their Remote Ancestors, from the Middle of the Dark Ages, Down to the Time of the Revolutionary . The earliest non-native settlers in Pennsylvania were the Dutch, Swedes and Finns, who settled on the shores of the Delaware River. William Penn received a charter the area in and established Pennsylvania (named for his father) with a group of immigrants, primarily English Quakers, and some of Welsh, Scottish and Irish ancestry. Early Friends families of upper Bucks: with some account of their descendants, historical and genealogical information about the early settlers in upper Bucks County, Pennsylvania Title No Early German Settlers of York County, Pennsylvania: Author: Keith A. Dull: Edition: revised: Publisher: Heritage Books, Original from: Pennsylvania State University: Digitized: