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Melissa Burritt Raymond
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Birth: Feb. 26, 1768
Greenwich
Fairfield County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Jul. 3, 1849
Bradys Bend
Armstrong County
Pennsylvania, USA

She was actively involved in the educational, temperance and the abolitionist movements as well an advocate for woman' rights and female suffrage.

She was a woman of unusual mental gifts and independence. It was said of her: "was noted for her strong traits of character which are perpetuated in her descendants."
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Blackleach Burritt (1744 - 1794)
  Martha Welles Burritt (1745 - 1786)
 
 Spouse:
  James Raymond (1767 - 1852)
 
 Children:
  Burritt Raymond (1793 - 1820)*
  Philander Raymond (1794 - 1868)*
  Celestia Raymond Ensign (1801 - 1869)*
 
 Siblings:
  Eunice Burritt Hopkins (1766 - 1799)*
  Melissa Burritt Raymond (1768 - 1849)
  Martha Burritt Gray (1770 - 1851)*
  Sarah Burritt Wells (1772 - 1831)*
  Eli Burritt (1773 - 1823)*
  Gideon Burritt (1774 - 1858)*
  Diantha Burritt Gray (1776 - 1846)*
  Blackleach Burritt (1779 - 1830)*
  Prudence Burritt Welles (1782 - 1852)*
  Susannah Burritt Adams (1786 - 1881)*
  Deborah Burritt Hatch (1790 - 1854)**
  Selah Welles Burritt (1793 - 1810)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Bradys Bend Cemetery
Bradys Bend
Armstrong County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: dran
Record added: Nov 23, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62042868
Melissa <i>Burritt</i> Raymond
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 Added: Aug. 19, 2014

- dran
 Added: Aug. 2, 2013
 
 
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