Burials, Christ Church and St. Peter's Church, 1763-1831

Metadata

Title

Burials, Christ Church and St. Peter's Church, 1763-1831

Date

1763/1831

Digital Identifier

ChristChurch.RectorsRegisters_Burials1763-1831_v038

Call Number

2.1.0.11, v38

Description

Record of persons buried at Christ Church and St. Peter's, listed chronologically, sometimes with relatives and burial plot location noted as well. From 1793 to 1831, Christ Church burials are listed on the left-hand page with burials at St. Peter's churchyard listed on the right-hand page. Notable figures from history whose burials are noted include Benjamin Franklin and four other signers of the Declaration of Independence: Benjamin Rush, Francis Hopkinson, Joseph Hewes, and George Ross.

Place

Pennsylvania--Philadelphia

Holding Institution

Christ Church, Philadelphia PA

Extent

1 volume

Format (Original)

Format (Digital)

tiff

Rights

http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/mark/1.0/

Language

eng

Type

Text

Thumbnail

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IIIF Manifest

https://www.philageohistory.org/rdic-images/iiif.cfm/ChristChurch.RectorsRegisters_Burials1763-1831_v038/manifest

Rights Holder

Christ Church, Philadelphia PA