New Castle, Delaware
Community History and Archaeology Program 

Newark Monthly Meeting Notes (1888)
1688 mo 2
friends having taken into Consideration ye necessity of building a Meeting house & to have some land for ye same to stand on therefore by ye agreement of friends of the meeting William Stockdale is Desired to Endeavor to get a Grant for some land for ye same. When he Goeth next to Philada in some convenient place in ye Governors mannor mannor.

1688 mo 3
The meeting desires that four friends be appointed to view the place for a meeting house & grave yard.
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With permission of Swarthmore Friends Historical Library