The Society has a large collection of reference works, periodicals, and books used primarily for family research purposes.  In addition to census and tax records, cemetery inventories, and family genealogies, the collection includes the following:

Church records for:

Abington Friends Meeting, 1685-1947

Abington Presbyterian Church, 1714-1862

All Hallows Episcopal Church, 1898-1996 (on microfilm)

Cheltenham Methodist Episcopal Church, 18xx-xxxx

Cemetery records for:

Abington Presbyterian Church

Cheltenham Methodist Episcopal Church

deBenneville Family Burial Ground

Fairview Cemetery

Hatboro Cemetery

Saint John’s Episcopal Church, Huntingdon Valley

Local obituaries and death notices, 1894-1960, 1991-present, 68 vols.

Funeral Home Records for:

Helweg Funeral Service (and its predecessor firms), 1859-1965

Baron Rowland Funeral Home (and its predecessor firms), 1891-2002