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Sarah C Acheson
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Birth: Feb. 20, 1844
Death: Jan. 16, 1899

Suffragist and temperance reformer.


Sarah C. Acheson was born at: Washington, Pennsylvania. Married in Pennsylvanis and had 4 children. Migrated to Texas 1872. (1)served as President of the DENISON CHAPTER of WOMAN'S CHRISTIAN TEMPERANCE UNION (1883-1888) 1888-1891 Served as President of the STATE Chapter of the WOMAN'S CHRISTIAN TEMPERANCE UNION. Helped organize and served as 1st. President of the Denison Equal Rights Association, the 1st. suffrage club in the state. 1893, the TEXAS EQUAL RIGHTS ORGANIZATION was organized and Sarah Acheson became the 4th Vice President. She became Superintendent of Educational Opportunities for Women and Children in 1894 and served on the Business Committee in 1895. 
 
Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
Denison
Grayson County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Laurie
Record added: Sep 13, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7865827
Sarah C Acheson
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 Added: Sep. 13, 2003
 
 
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