Manuscript Group 946, Benjamin White (1755 – 1841), Merchant Paper, 1825 – 1865
946. WHITE, BENJAMIN (1755-1841), merchant.
Papers, 1825-65. 20 items.
Manuscript autobiography of this Shrewsbury Township merchant, written in 1825 and copied for Mrs. George Hance in
by Henry F. Spaulding; genealogical record entitled ”
of the Birth and Marriage of Benjamin and Mary White, together
with the Birth and Ages of Their Children”; miscellaneous
genealogical material relating to Benjamin White and his
Typescript copies of the autobiography and the genealogical
record are available. Benjamin White was a Quaker merchant
Shrewsbury Township, Monmouth County. His autobiography includes recollections of the Revolutionary War, and was printed
John E. Stillwell, <1Historical and Genealogical
<1 Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants>1 (New
1903-32), 5: 380-86.
Gift of Graham Brush, 1946.
MG 946 – Benjamin White, Merchant
– 20 items