|Birth: ||Oct., 1875|
|Death: ||Apr. 18, 1921|
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Met her first husband, F. Gurney Stubbs, when she became the head surgical nurse at St. Luke's Hospital in Chicago (he was a physician there). She was a famous suffragist, antiwar activist, and noted for "urging all women to remain unmarried or to refuse to bear children". Her father was quite noteworthy in Chicago as a newspaper reporter for the Chicago Times.
You can read the story of her suicide on the New York Times website: http://query.nytimes.com/mem/archive-free/pdf?_r=1&res=9F0CE2DD113FEE3ABC4152DFB266838A639EDE.
Her body was cremated at the Fresh Pond Crematory in New York City.
Benton MacKaye (1879 - 1975)
Francis Gurney Stubbs (1868 - 1910)*
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Created by: JanisG
Record added: Dec 14, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81971033
|Photos may be scaled.|
Click on image for full size.