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Prudence Crandall Philleo
Birth: Sep. 3, 1803
Hopkinton
Washington County
Rhode Island, USA
Death: Jan. 28, 1890
Elk Falls
Elk County
Kansas, USA

Civil Rights Pioneer, Educator, Temperance Advocate. Connecticut's official State Heroine. In March, 1833, Prudence Crandall established the first school for African-American girls in New England at Canterbury, Connecticut. (bio by: John D. Ryan) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Pardon Crandall (1778 - 1868)
  Esther Carpenter Crandall (1784 - 1874)
 
 Sibling:
  Hezekiah Crandall (1800 - 1881)*
  Prudence Crandall Philleo (1803 - 1890)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elk Falls Cemetery
Elk Falls
Elk County
Kansas, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John D. Ryan
Record added: Jun 27, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9003590
Prudence <i>Crandall</i> Philleo
Added by: John D. Ryan
 
Prudence <i>Crandall</i> Philleo
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