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Published Biographical References

  • Pennsylvania Archives. Philadelphia: J. Severns & Co., 1852-1856; Harrisburg: 1874-1919., v. 19, p. 434
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  • Moss, Roger W. "Master Builders: A History of the Colonial Philadelphia Building Trades." Ph.D Dissertation, University of Delaware, 1972.
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  • Peterson, Charles E. Building Early America. Radnor, PA: Chilton Book Co., 1976., p. 51
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  • Pennsylvania Archives. Philadelphia: J. Severns & Co., 1852-1856; Harrisburg: 1874-1919., v. 10, p. 295-298
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  • Scharf, John Thomas & Thompson Westcott. History of Philadelphia, 1609-1884. Philadelphia: L. H. Everts & Co., 1884., v. 1, p. 159
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  • Hall, Louise. "Artificer to Architect in America." Ph.D. Dissertation, (Radcliffe College), Harvard University, 1954.
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  • Roach, Hannah Benner (1907-1976). Bibliographical card file, ca. 1718-1795. ca. 9000 cards. (American Philosophical Society Manuscript Collection)
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  • Pennsylvania Archives. Philadelphia: J. Severns & Co., 1852-1856; Harrisburg: 1874-1919., v. 19, p. 434, 4/26/1704
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  • Journal of the Proceedings of the Commissioners for the County of Philadelphia. Philadelphia: 1718-1766, 1771-1776, 1797-1801, 1837-1841. (Philadelphia City Archives), v. 1, p. 39, 3/17/1718
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  • Journal of the Proceedings of the Commissioners for the County of Philadelphia. Philadelphia: 1718-1766, 1771-1776, 1797-1801, 1837-1841. (Philadelphia City Archives), v. 1, p. 226, 12/16/1723
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  • Minutes of the Common Councils of the City of Philadelphia, 1704 to 1776. Philadelphia: 1847., p. 251-252, 3/29/1725
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  • Minutes of the Common Councils of the City of Philadelphia, 1704 to 1776. Philadelphia: 1847., p. 253, 8/30/1725
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  • Journal of the Proceedings of the Commissioners for the County of Philadelphia. Philadelphia: 1718-1766, 1771-1776, 1797-1801, 1837-1841. (Philadelphia City Archives), v. 2, p. 6, 12/21/1726
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  • Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography. Philadelphia: 1877-, v. 4, p. 424, 1880
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  • Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography. Philadelphia: 1877-, v. 8, p. 83-88, 1884
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  • Publications of the Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania. Philadelphia: 1895-1947., v. 1, p. 49-50, 78, 1895
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  • Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography. Philadelphia: 1877-, v. 29, p. 317-318, 1905
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  • Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography. Philadelphia: 1877-, v. 99, p. 16, 1975
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  • Jackson, Joseph. American Colonial Architecture. Philadelphia: David McKay Company, c1924, p. 94-95.
     
  • Jackson, Joseph. Early Philadelphia Architects and Engineers. Philadelphia: 1923, p. 32-36.
     
  • Philadelphia Wills and Records. "F", p. 24-26, Will #22.
     
  • Sheppard, Walter Lee. Passengers and Ships Prior to 1684. Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. Co., 1970, p. 19.
     
  • Tatum, George B. Penn's Great Town. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1961, p. 21.
     
  • Taylor, Jacob and Isaac. "Taylor Papers, 1672-1775," In Guide to the Manuscript Collections of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania. 3rd ed. Philadelphia: The Society, 1991, #651.
     

Biographical Drawings, Photos, Papers, etc.

  • Christ Church Archives. Accounting Warden's Journals, 1708-1880. (May 30, 1771, p. 6-7; April 19, 1711/12; April 18, 1713, p. 10; August 11, 1713, p. 11; April 8, 1714, p. 13; October 23, 1741).
     
  • Jonathan Dickinson Account Book. Privately owned collection of Mr. J. Wells Henderson.
     
  • Marshall, W. Joan. "The Slate Roof House," Unpublished Paper, University of Pennsylvania, 17 May 1971. (Typescript in James Portues biographical file at the Athenaeum of Philadelphia).
     

 

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