The northern edge of this property was part of the northern boundary of the Bingham-Baring estate.
1866 IRS Records: Robert Glendenning, Hamilton above 34th North side, 6th house
The 1867 Directory (Fall, 1866) lists him living on 33rd near Haverford.
1868 Directory: Robert Glendinning cashier
Walter S. Glendinning, clerk
William W. Caldwell 42 Wholesale cloth merchant; no real estate (renter), personal: $25,000
Caldwell 38 Born in
Frank S. Caldwell 21 Clerk in a dry goods store
Mary T. Caldwell 17
Mildred T. Caldwell 14 Attending school
Chester T. Caldwell 5 Attending school
Bella Heron 18 Domestic servant; born in
(ED 77, 27; 2nd enum.: 31)
The 1866 Directory lists him as a merchant at 207 Church and living at 2127 Arch. The 1887 Directory lists William W. Caldwell, “heddlemkr” living at 2112 N 5th. A heddle is defined as “one of the sets of vertical cords or wires in a loom, forming the principal part of the harness that guides the warp threads..”
H[iram] L[ewis] Cooper 32 Widowed/divorced
A. R. Cooper 63 Mother; widowed
George R. Cooper 36 Brother; married
William Cooper 9 Son (of Hiram)
Walter Cooper 4 Son (of Hiram)
Ida Harvey 21 Servant; black; born in MD, parents in
Cottmans 25 Servant; black; born in MD, parents in
(ED 483, 30)
1881 Directory: Hiram L. Cooper (I. Reifsnyder & Co.)
I. Reifsnyder & Co. (Israel Reifsnyder & Hiram L. Cooper), wool,
1889 Directory: George B. Armitage, insurance, 401 Walnut, home
1890-‘91 Blue Book: Mr. and Mrs. G.B. Armitage - in 1891 G. B. Armitage was Secretary of the Spring Garden Fire Insurance Co.
1890 Directory: George B. Armitage
Elizabeth Agnew 59 Born in Ireland
Clara Richardson 69 Border; single
Margaret Craig 35 Servant; married; born in Ireland
(ED 539, 12A)
Elizabeth Agnew 69 Single; parents born in Ireland
Margaret 25 Servant;
single; born in
(ED 488, 4B)
1919-‘20 Catalogue of
Marshall S. Collingwood 53 Treasurer of an educational board; father born in N.Y.; renting
Carrie B. Collingwood 56 Parents born in N.Y.
Elizabeth F. Collingwood 23 High school teacher
Joseph F. Collingwood 15
(ED 682, 1A)
In 1900 and 1910, they lived at 873 N. 41st St. Carrie was the daughter of Dwight B. and Sarah Fuller, 208 N. 34th St.
1920, December: Deed transferred from W. Austin Obdyke (Surviving Trustee of Will of Robert Steen) to Marshall S. & Carrie Fuller Collingwood.
1921: Marshall Collingwood: Treasurer Pub. and S.C. Work Board for the Presbyterian Church (Minutes of the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the United...)
1922, Feb. 4: Death of Carrie B. Collingwood, wife of Marshall S. Collingwood and daughter of the late Dwight B. and Sarah J. Fuller of 3415 Hamilton St.. Funeral at her late residence.
“Mrs. C. F. Collingwood - D.A.R. Official and Philumasian Club Member Dies
“Carrie Fuller Collingwood, wife of Marshall S. Collingwood, treasurer of the Presbyterian Board of Philadelphia and Sabbath School Work, died on Saturday, at her home, 3415 Hamilton street. Mrs. Collingwood came to Philadelphia from Buffalo as a girl.
“She was a member of the Philomusian Club and of the Princeton Presbyterian Church, at Powelton and Saunders avenues. She was historian of the Liberty Bell Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
“Mrs. Collingwood is survived by her husband, one daughter, Elizabeth, and a son, Joseph. Funeral services will be held at her late residence tomorrow at 3 o’clock. Burial will be in West Laurel Hill Cemetery.” (Phila. Inquirer, Feb. 3)
John R. Morrison 28 Linesman with the Electric Company; married at age 27; born in S.C.; owner, house valued at $70,000 [?]
Allie Morrison 20 Married at age 20; born in S.C.
John Morrison, Jr. less than a year old
John Hudson, 28 Lodger, Linesman with the railroad; single; born in N.C., parents born in S.C.
(ED 396, 2A)
Rue C. Ewan 57 Grocery store clerk, earned $2,000 in 1939; renting-$35/month; born in N. J.; 8 yrs. school;
Helen Ewan 55 Wife; 8 years of school
Maris Ewan 31 Daughter; secretary oil equipment (?) co., earned $1,370 in 1939; single; 4 yrs. high school
Howard Ewan 19 Son; 4 yrs. high school
Joan Ewan 16 Daughter; 1 yr. high school
(ED 51-685 4A)
In 1935, they lived in Glenside, Montgomery Co.
1950 Directory: R. N. Gonzalez
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