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Henry Ingersoll Bowditch (1808 - 1892)

Henry Ingersoll Bowditch (1808-1892) was an American physician and a prominent Christian abolitionist. Bowditch was born on Aug. 9, 1808, in Salem, Mass to Nathaniel Bowditch, a renowned mathematicia...

8/8/2012 12/28/2015

Robert Dale Owen (1801 - 1877)

Newpaper editor 1825; Indiana Legislature 1836-1838;US House of Representatives 1843- 1847, introduced the bill to establish the Smithsonian Institution; Diplomat charge d' affairs 1853- 1858 Naples, I...

8/19/2007 12/15/2015

Benjamin "Pap" Singleton MP (1809 - 1900)

"Pap", "Old Pap", "Washington Singleton"

Benjamin "Pap" Singleton (1809–1892) was an American activist and businessman best known for his role in establishing African American settlements in Kansas. A former slave from Tennessee who ...

10/21/2015 12/9/2015

Sarah Josepha Hale MP (1788 - 1879)

Sarah Josepha Buell Hale (October 24, 1788 - April 30, 1879) was an American writer and an influential editor. She is the author of the nursery rhyme "Mary Had a Little Lamb". She famously campaigned f...

4/5/2012 11/25/2015

John T. Barrick (1808 - 1884)

From History of Butler and Bremer Counties, Iowa: J T Barrick was the next settler. He came here with his family in 1849, and was the founder of the village of Janesville. John T. Barrick, a native...

11/24/2015 11/24/2015

Adam Von Erden (1750 - 1817)

"Adam Fonerden"

After he moved to Baltimore in 1788, Adam served several terms on the City Council 5th ward 1797-1802. Another source has Adam in Fairfax in 1776 (profile photo text) October 5, 1797 : elected to the...

1/26/2013 11/15/2015

Pvt. Cyrus Packard (1796 - 1860)

War of 1812 He was a (Pvt) (Ryerson's) Regiment Massachusetts Militia. Find a Grave

11/4/2015 11/4/2015

Timeline of Abigail Mandana Holmes 1852-1938 1852 Abbie Mandana Holmes was born on January 28th to Reuben and Rebecca Holmes in Westboro, Massachusetts. 1864 Abbie moved with her family to Beaufo...

10/1/2015 10/6/2015

Rebecca Holmes (1824 - 1868)

Timeline Rebecca Winch Holmes, 1824-1868 1824 Rebecca Winch was born to James and Sally (Kilbourn) Winch in Holden, Massachusetts. ca 1840 Attended Leicester Academy, a prestigious co-educat...

7/3/2014 10/6/2015

Reuben Holmes (1820 - 1906)

Timeline 1830: Birth of Reuben Graves Holmes, the fifth of nine children born to Col. Peter and Olive (Graves) Holmes 1831: Moved to Paxton, Ma. to live with sister Olive and her husband who was ...

2/16/2014 10/4/2015

William Rawle (1759 - 1836)

William Rawle (April 28, 1759 – April 12, 1836) was an American lawyer in Philadelphia, who in 1791 was appointed as United States district attorney in Pennsylvania. He was a founder and first p...

9/2/2015 9/2/2015

James Burnett Abbott (1818 - 1897)

James Burnett Abbott was born in Hampton, Windham County, Connecticut on December 3, 1818. He was a grandson of Asa and Sarah Bidlock Fuller Abbott and his parents were James and Asenath Burnett Abbott...

8/28/2015 8/28/2015

Parker Pillsbury (1809 - 1898)

Parker Pillsbury (September 22, 1809 – July 7, 1898) was an American minister and advocate for abolition and women's rights. Life Pillsbury was born in Hamilton, Massachusetts. He moved to...

1/24/2014 8/21/2015

. Reuben D. Mussey, Jr. (often called RD Mussey) (May 30, 1833–May 29, 1892) was a Union Army colonel during the American Civil War and a distinguished lawyer. Between April 1865 and November ...

8/19/2015 8/19/2015

Eli Thayer was a member of the United States House of Representatives from 1857 to 1861. Prior to that, he was the founder of the New England Emigrant Aid Company that brought pro-free state settlers t...

4/21/2009 8/17/2015

Nathaniel Peabody Rogers (1794 - 1846)

Nathaniel Peabody Rogers (June 3, 1794 – October 16, 1846) was an American abolitionist writer who, from June 1838 until June 1846, served as editor of the New England anti-slavery newspaper H...

8/13/2015 8/13/2015

Thomas Lonsdale Gray (1815 - 1899)

“As these people concealed slaves during the day and smuggled them to other stations at night, they had many amusing and exciting adventures. Gray once started to Roseville with three slaves and...

8/5/2015 8/6/2015

Affadilla Moody (1808 - 1876)

"Apphia"

"Affadilla Deaver was a conductor on the Underground Railroad in Morgan County, Ohio. Deaver, whose maiden name was Moody, was born in Lisbon, Maine on February 24, 1808 (also reported as February 22...

11/28/2008 8/6/2015

Lyman Batcheller (1795 - 1858)

7/29/2015 7/29/2015

Robert Green "Bob" Ingersoll (August 11, 1833 – July 21, 1899) was a Civil War veteran, American political leader, and orator during the Golden Age of Freethought, noted for his broad range of...

7/22/2011 7/15/2015

Civil War Veteran. Residence Warsaw, Indiana; Enlisted on 7/28/1862 as a Private. On 7/28/1862 he mustered into "A" Co. 74th Indiana Infantry. He was Mustered Out on 6/9/1865 at Washington, D.C. So...

7/11/2015 7/12/2015

George Wythe (1726 – June 8, 1806) was an American lawyer, a Virginia judge, and a prominent opponent of slavery. He was the first law professor in the United States and a noted classical schola...

7/12/2008 7/9/2015

Stephen Hopkins (March 7, 1707 – July 13, 1785) was a governor of the Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, a Chief Justice on the Rhode Island Supreme Court, and a signer of the De...

9/29/2008 7/5/2015

Luther Melendy (1793 - 1883)

Luther Melendy, b. 2 June, 1793, m. Lucinda daughter of Simeon Kenney, Esq., of Merrimack, 31 May, 1825. She was b. 10 August, 1800; no children. They lived on the farm on Chestnut Hill cleared by his ...

5/2/2015 7/3/2015

Joseph Porter Eastman (1805 - 1888)

Joseph Eastman was a conductor on the Underground Railroad.

10/11/2008 6/13/2015

Alvan E. Bovay (1818 - 1903)

Major Alvan Earle Bovay (July 12, 1818 – January 13, 1903) was a founder of the United States Republican Party. Early life He was born in Adams, New York. He later attended Norwich Univers...

6/10/2015 6/10/2015

Rev. Joseph Royal Barnett MP (1758 - 1812)

"Joroyal"

Minister of Cedar Spring Baptist Church. (A General History of the Baptist Denomination in America, and Other Parts of the World by David Benedict. Published by Printed by Lincoln & Edmands, no. 53, Co...

4/26/2008 6/9/2015

Lucy Montgomery Ball MP (1807 - 1891)

"Joseph T. Ball had four sisters, three of whom were schoolteachers and all remained unmarried: Mary Montgomery Ball (1800-1829); Lucy Montgomery Ball (1807- 1891); Martha Violet Ball (1811-1894); and ...

5/13/2015 5/13/2015

Martha Violet Ball MP (1811 - 1894)

"Joseph T. Ball had four sisters, three of whom were schoolteachers and all remained unmarried: Mary Montgomery Ball (1800-1829); Lucy Montgomery Ball (1807- 1891); Martha Violet Ball (1811-1894); and ...

5/13/2015 5/13/2015

Franklin Benjamin Sanborn (December 15, 1831 – February 24, 1917) was an American journalist, author, and reformer. Sanborn was a social scientist, and a memorialist of American transcendental...

4/25/2015 4/25/2015

Calvin Fletcher (1798 - 1866)

Calvin Fletcher (February 4, 1798 – May 26, 1866) was an attorney, banker, farmer, landowner, and state legislator from Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. In 1821 Fletcher moved from Vermon...

4/25/2015 4/25/2015

Charles Turner Torrey (1813 - 1846)

Charles Turner Torrey (November 21, 1813 - May 9, 1846) was a leading American abolitionist. Although he has been largely lost to history until recently, he made major contributions to the freeing of...

4/24/2015 4/24/2015

Rev. William Henry Furness (1802–1896) was an American clergyman, theologian, reformer and abolitionist. Biography Furness was born in 1802. He went on to graduate of the Theological Depar...

4/18/2015 4/18/2015

Ebenezer D. Bassett (1833 - 1908)

Ebenezer D. Bassett (1833–1908) was an African American who was appointed United States Ambassador to Haiti in 1869. He was the first African-American diplomat. Ebenezer Bassett was appointe...

4/18/2015 4/18/2015

Laura Clay (1849 - 1941)

Laura Clay Wikipedia Bio

6/5/2009 4/1/2015

Ellen Craft (1826 - 1891)

Profile photo: Ellen Craft dressed as a man to escape from slavery. Ellen Craft (1826–1891) and William Craft (September 25, 1824 – January 29, 1900) were slaves from Macon, Georgia i...

3/31/2015 3/31/2015

Martha Ellicott Tyson (1795 - 1873)

Martha Ellicott Tyson (September 13, 1795 — March 5, 1873) was an Elder of the Quaker Meeting in Baltimore, anti-slavery and women's rights advocate, author of the first biography of Benjami...

3/30/2015 3/30/2015

Laura Smith Haviland (1808 - 1898)

Laura Smith Haviland (December 20, 1808- April 20, 1898) was an American abolitionist, suffragette, and social reformer. She was an important figure in the history of the Underground Railroad.

3/27/2015 3/27/2015

Elizabeth Margaret Chandler (December 24, 1807 – November 2, 1834) was an American poet and writer from Pennsylvania and Michigan. She became the first female writer in the United States to ma...

3/27/2015 3/27/2015

Thomas S. Hinde MP (1785 - 1846)

Thomas Spotwood Hinde (April 19, 1785 – February 9, 1846) was a newspaper editor, opponent of slavery, author, historian, real estate investor, Methodist minister and a founder of the city of ...

11/1/2012 3/23/2015

Erastus Milo Cravath (1833 - 1900)

Erastus Milo Cravath (1833–1900) was a field secretary with the American Missionary Association (AMA) after the American Civil War, when he helped found Fisk University in Nashville, Tenness...

3/20/2015 3/20/2015

Oren Cravath (1806 - 1874)

Orin Cravath, of French Huguenot ancestry, was one of three men to form an abolition party in Homer, New York. He also used his home as a station on the Underground Railroad.

3/20/2015 3/20/2015

James Fairchild (1817 - 1902)

James Harris Fairchild (1817–1902) was an American educator, author, and former president of Oberlin College. Biography Fairchild was born in Stockbridge, Massachusetts, on November 25, ...

12/19/2008 3/19/2015

Henry Fairchild (1815 - 1889)

Edward Henry Fairchild (1815–1889) was an American educator. Fairchild was born in Stockbridge, Massachusetts. His father was Grandison Fairchild. When he was a child his family moved to nor...

12/19/2008 3/19/2015

John Millott Ellis (1831 - 1894)

John Millott Ellis (March 27, 1831 – 1894) was a 19th-century abolitionist minister and intellectual who served as acting President of Oberlin College in 1871. He was a Professor of Philosop...

3/19/2015 3/19/2015

John Todd (1818 - 1894)

) John Todd (November 10, 1818 – January 31, 1894) was a U.S. Congregationalist minister, co-founder of Tabor College in Tabor, Iowa, a leading abolitionist and a ‘conductor’ on ...

3/19/2015 3/19/2015

Theodore Tilton (1835 - 1907)

Theodore Tilton (October 2, 1835 – May 29, 1907) was an American newspaper editor, poet and abolitionist. He was born in New York City to Silas Tilton and Eusebia Tilton (same surname). On his...

3/17/2015 3/17/2015

Julie Ann Wilbur (1815 - 1895)

3/16/2015 3/16/2015

Norton Strange Townshend (December 25, 1815 – July 13, 1895) was a United States Representative from Ohio. Born in Clay Coton, Northamptonshire (England), in 1830 he migrated to the United...

10/14/2014 3/12/2015

Robbins Burrell MP (1799 - 1877)

Robbins Burrell (1799-1877) married Eliza Brigham (1801-1870) in 1825 and carried on the management of the Burrell Homestead after his father’s death. Robbins was active in the Abolition Movemen...

3/12/2015 3/12/2015

Antoinette Louisa Blackwell MP (1825 - 1921)

Antoinette Louisa Brown, later Antoinette Brown Blackwell (May 20, 1825 – November 5, 1921), was the first woman to be ordained as a minister in the United States. She was a well-versed public...

2/9/2009 3/12/2015

John Campbell MP (1808 - 1891)

John Campbell (1808-1891) John Campbell, the founder of Ironton, Ohio envisioned a large manufacturing town springing up in a short time in an 1849 letter to a cousin. Campbell had about $1,000 in ...

2/23/2015 3/11/2015

Uriah Seeley (1791 - 1877)

"Uri"

from historical marker in Painesville, Lake County, Ohio: Built in 1819, this classic Greek Revival style colonial is attributed to the works of master builder and architect Jonathon Goldsmith. Golds...

3/11/2015 3/11/2015

George Luther Stearns (1809 - 1867)

from Wikipedia: George L. Stearns was born in Medford, Massachusetts on January 8, 1809, the eldest son and second child of Luther and Mary Hall Stearns. He was a member of the early Stearns family, ...

3/9/2015 3/9/2015

American businessman, educator, and politician William Huntington Russell was the founder of the Yale University secret society Skull and Bones. He was a descendant of several old New England families,...

7/15/2011 3/9/2015

Abolitionist. John Van Sandt was born in Fleming County, Kentucky about twenty miles south of the Ohio River. He was the son of Elisha and Margaret Crawford Van Zandt. His father was a Revolutionary ...

2/4/2014 3/6/2015

Betsey Mix Cowles (1810 - 1876)

Betsey Mix Cowles dedicated her life to fighting slavery and improving the status of women. Her desire for a formal education led her to Oberlin College, where she completed two years of study in 1840....

3/4/2015 3/4/2015

John Hunn, Sr. MP (1818 - 1894)

In 1845 he assisted Samuel Hawkins in the escape of his family from slavery in Maryland. Along with Thomas Garrett, he was convicted and fined in 1848 by the U.S. District Court, presided over by U.S. ...

4/19/2013 2/25/2015

Ebenezer Knowlton (December 6, 1815 - September 10, 1874) was a U.S. Representative from Maine, Free Will Baptist minister, and co-founder of Bates College in Lewiston, Maine. Born in Pittsfield, N...

11/28/2013 2/6/2015

In 1833 he became dissatisfied with the extension of slavery, and having read the life and writings of Thomas Jefferson, he became what was known as an Abolitionist. He served in the Civil War, being...

4/29/2008 2/6/2015

Francis George Shaw MP (1809 - 1882)

An influential philanthropist, Shaw inherited his father's wealth, enabling him to pursue his passions: social reform, the abolition of slavery, and politics. He spoke against slavery at every opportun...

3/11/2009 2/6/2015

Solomon Pepper Snow, Rev. MP (1811 - 1886)

Rev. Solomon Snow- Minister at Methodist Church, East Harwich , Massachusetts. Also spent time Preaching the Gospel at Osterville, East Dennis-Myricville(Berkley)-Rehoboth,Middleborough,Wesport Point-M...

12/28/2012 12/21/2014

Jerusha Bird (c.1787 - c.1875)

Ran Taunton, Massachusetts Underground Railroad station. .

12/19/2014 12/20/2014

Elijah Bird MP (1783 - c.1842)

Ardent Abolitionist and Humanitarians. Ran The Underground Railroad from Fall River , Massachuetts up thru The Taunton River North to Taunton, Massachusetts and on Northwood using other Quaker Relative...

12/19/2014 12/20/2014

Capt. Austin Bearse MP (c.1808 - c.1881)

Massachusetts Anti Slavery Society 1850- Vigilance Committee Boston 1850-1861- Captain - Ships- "Wild Pigeon"- "Moby Dick"- Ships Captain That Took MANY former escaped Slaves To freedom in Canada and U...

12/20/2014 12/20/2014

Gerrit Smith MP (1797 - 1874)

Find a Grave Birth: Mar. 7, 1797 Utica Oneida County New York, USA Death: Dec. 28, 1874 Peterboro Madison County New York, USA Widely known philanthropist and social reformer of the mid-ninetee...

6/1/2009 12/16/2014

Ann Carroll Smith MP (1805 - 1875)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Ann Carroll Fitzhugh (1805–1875) was an American abolitionist, mother of Elizabeth Smith Miller, and the spouse to Gerrit Smith. Her older brother was Hen...

6/1/2009 12/16/2014

Dorothy Ripley (1767 - 1832)

Dorothy Ripley (1767-1832) was an English missionary and writer who spent thirty years in the United States trying to secure better conditions for the slaves. Later in her life she became involved in p...

7/6/2013 10/24/2014

Dr. Moses Bloomfield MP (1729 - 1791)

Tombstone inscription: "Doctor Moses BLOOMFIELD, 40 yrs physician & surgeon in this Town, senior physician and surgeon in the Hospitals of the U. S. Representative in the provincial Congress and gene...

12/17/2010 10/16/2014

Henry Lee Morey US Congressman. William Morey in his early life was a hatter and to buy furs he occasionally visited New Orleans, where he witnessed the workings of slavery. He abhorred what he saw...

8/18/2012 9/21/2014

Julia Archibald Holmes MP (1838 - 1887)

On August 5, 1858, 20-year-old Julia Archibald Holmes reached the lofty 14,115-foot summit of Pikes Peak, perhaps the most famous mountain in the United States. Not only did Miss Holmes become the firs...

1/29/2014 7/17/2014

Anna Elizabeth Dickinson (1842 - 1932)

Anna Elizabeth Dickinson (October 28, 1842 – October 22, 1932) was an American orator and lecturer. An advocate for the abolition of slavery and for women's suffrage, as well as a gifted teach...

6/12/2014 6/12/2014

Jeremiah Rankin (1828 - 1903)

Jeremiah Eames Rankin (January 2, 1828 - November 28, 1903) was an abolitionist, champion of the temperance movement, minister of Washington D.C.'s First Congregational Church, and correspondent with...

6/1/2014 6/1/2014

Beriah Green (1795 - 1874)

Beriah Green, Jr. (March 24, 1795 – May 4, 1874) was an American reformer and noted abolitionist. Greene was born in Preston, Connecticut. He graduated from Middlebury College, Vt., in 1819,...

2/9/2009 6/1/2014

Dr. Calvin C. Chaffee MP (1811 - 1896)

At one point, he was the owner of the famous slave, Dred Scott. Calvin Clifford Chaffee (August 28, 1811 – August 8, 1896) was an American doctor and politician. He was an outspoken opponent...

5/31/2014 5/31/2014

William Jessup (1797 - 1868)

William Jessup (June 21, 1797 - September 11, 1868) was a Pennsylvania judge and father of the missionary Henry Harris Jessup. A member of the Republican party, he is best known for being the chairma...

4/30/2013 5/24/2014

John Curtis Underwood (1809 - 1873)

John Curtiss Underwood (March 14, 1809 - December 7, 1873) was a lawyer, Abolitionist politician, and federal judge. Underwood was born in Litchfield, New York. Underwood graduated from Hamilton Co...

11/14/2008 5/24/2014

Henry G. Ludlow (1797 - 1867)

Henry G. Ludlow (1797-1867) was an American minister and abolitionist, and one of those who worked with the New York Amistad Committee. He was a divinity student at Yale and then minister of the Fi...

5/24/2014 5/24/2014

Joseph Haynes (1787 - 1854)

Joseph Haynes Birth: Dec. 21, 1787 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England Death: Apr. 4, 1854 in Johnstown, Cambria County, Pennsylvania, USA Benjamin Haynes, the great-grandfather of Mrs. Jo...

4/7/2014 5/14/2014

John Murray Forbes, Sr. (1813 - 1898)

Links John Murray Forbes (February 23, 1813 – October 12, 1898) was an American railroad magnate, merchant, philanthropist and abolitionist. He was president of both the Michigan Centr...

3/19/2012 5/3/2014

Note : At the time of Prince Whipple's birth, Ghana was known as the Gold Coast of Africa. Biography Born in Anomabu (present-day Ghana, then known as the Gold Coast), Prince Whipple was enslaved a...

7/23/2012 2/20/2014

Sojourner Truth MP (1797 - 1883)

"Isabella Baumfree", "Isabella Bomfree", "Bell", "Belle", "Sojourner Truth"

Isabella her given name at birth Sojourner Truth she later changed her given name from Isabella, to Sojourner and added Truth as her surname (being born into slavery, a surname was something she ...

2/8/2011 2/11/2014

Edmund Quincy (1808 - 1877)

) Edmond Quincy (1808–1877), author and reformer was the second son of Josiah Quincy III and Eliza Susan Morton Quincy. He was an abolitionist editor and also the author of a biography of his ...

6/5/2011 10/28/2013

B. T. Roberts (1823 - 1893)

"B. T. Roberts"

Benjamin Titus Roberts (1823–1893) was an American Methodist bishop. He first trained as an attorney, then entered the ministry in the Genesee Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church of N...

10/27/2013 10/27/2013

Davis Wasgatt Clark (25 February 1812 – May 23, 1871) was an American Bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church, elected in 1864; the first President of the Freedman's Aid Society; and the name...

10/26/2013 10/26/2013

James B. Hughes (1805 - 1873)

James Bibb Hughes (1805–1873) was an American newsman, politician, and abolitionist. Early life and education James was born October 12, 1805 in Prince Edward County, Virginia to Simon Hug...

10/25/2013 10/25/2013

Benjamin Franklin Mudge (1817 - 1879)

Benjamin Franklin Mudge (August 11, 1817 – November 21, 1879) was an American lawyer, geologist and teacher. Briefly the mayor of Lynn, Massachusetts, he later moved to Kansas where he was app...

10/25/2013 10/25/2013

Chloe Reed (1832 - 1897)

Chloe Merrick (1832–1897) opened a school for freedmen on Amelia Island, Florida and married governor Harrison M. Reed. Merrick was born in Syracuse, New York in 1832 and taught in Syracuse pu...

10/13/2013 10/13/2013

Joshua Reed Giddings (October 6, 1795 – May 27, 1864) was an American attorney, politician and a prominent opponent of slavery. He represented Ohio in the U.S. House of Representatives from 18...

2/3/2010 10/10/2013

Sarah Pownall MP (1796 - 1852)

"Sarah Ann Henderson"

Her son in law George Steele wrote in 1918: "Mrs. Sarah Pownall was the best and most capable woman I ever knew". Read the story here: Reminiscences of the Christiana riot From Bloody Dawn : The Chri...

9/18/2007 8/13/2013

Isaac Tatem Hopper (b. Deptford, New Jersey, December 3, 1771, d. New York City, May 7, 1852) was an American abolitionist who is known as the father of the underground railroad. Links Isaac T....

12/1/2012 8/9/2013

William Frederick Havemeyer served as Mayor of the City of New York for three terms, 1845-46, 1849-50 and 1873-74. He died at his desk in City Hall during his final term in office. William F. Havemey...

7/25/2011 8/2/2013

Philander Raymond (1794 - 1868)

Philander Raymond, was born on March 9, 1794 at Sherburne, Chenango County, New York and died at his residence, at Locust Grove in Bowling Green, Plain Township, Wood County, Ohio on December 2, 1868 a...

7/16/2013 7/16/2013

Melissa Burritt (1768 - 1849)

Melissa Burritt was born on February 26, 1768 at Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut and died at Brady's Bend, Pennsylvania on July 3, 1849. She married at Duanesburg, New York on October 9, 1791,...

7/16/2013 7/16/2013

Henrietta Sargent (1785 - 1871)

Henrietta Sargent was born in Gloucester in 1785 , daughter of Epes and Dorcas (Babson) Sargent. She became active in the abolition movement along with her sister Catherine, and they both became friend...

9/28/2012 7/10/2013

Catherine Sargent MP (1774 - 1852)

From Massachusetts Historical Society - Witness to America's Past Catherine Sargent was born in Gloucester in 1774, daughter of Epes and Dorcas (Babson) Sargent. She became active in the abolition mo...

9/28/2012 7/10/2013

George Bradburn (1806 - 1880)

George Bradburn (March 4, 1806 – July 26, 1880) was an American politician and Unitarian minister in Massachusetts known for his support for abolitionism and women's rights. He attended the 18...

7/3/2013 7/3/2013

Maria Weston Chapman (1806 - 1885)

Maria Weston or Maria Weston Chapman (July 25, 1806 - July 12, 1885) was an American abolitionist. She was elected to the executive committee of the American Anti-Slavery Society in 1839 and from 183...

6/29/2013 6/29/2013

Isaac White (1752 - 1819)

Isaac White was born about 1752 and arrived in North Carolina sometime before the Revolutionary War. He was married to Sarah Vaughn, October 12, 1775 in Guilford County, North Carolina by Mr. Thomas Ri...

4/14/2010 6/17/2013

Charles Osborn (1775 - 1850)

Charles Osborn was born in Guilford County, N. C., in 1776, and commenced the ministry in the Friends Church about 1806 or 1808. He was one of the earliest and most extreme of the abolition preachers, ...

6/16/2013 6/16/2013