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Mildred Norman "Peace Pilgrim" Ryder
Birth: Jul. 18, 1908
Egg Harbor City
Atlantic County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Jul. 7, 1981

From 1953 to 1981 Mildred Norman Ryder,calling herself only "Peace Pilgrim" walked more than 25,000 miles on a personal pilgrimage for peace. She was born in 1908 on a farm in Egg Harbor City, NJ. In the summer of 1952 Mildred hiked the entire length of the 2050 mile-long Appalachian Trail and was the first woman to accomplish this. Her life was devoted to promoting peace throughout the world.

Special thanks to Millie for sponsoring Mildred's page! 
 
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 Parents:
  Ernest Norman (1882 - 1936)
  Josephine Rauch Norman (1880 - 1977)
 
 Sibling:
  Mildred Norman "Peace Pilgrim" Ryder (1908 - 1981)
  Alfred E Norman (1911 - 1997)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Germania Cemetery
Germania
Atlantic County
New Jersey, USA
 
Created by: Kathleen Stadtmuller-Gad
Record added: Jul 16, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11365310
Mildred Norman Peace Pilgrim Ryder
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Thank you Mildred
- Ann Maree
 Added: Jul. 18, 2014

- Cherry Reynolds Solly
 Added: Jul. 18, 2014

- XO
 Added: Jul. 18, 2014
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