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Belle Sherwin
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Birth: Mar. 25, 1868
Cleveland
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jul. 9, 1955
Cleveland
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA

Belle Sherwin graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Wellesley College in 1890 and then attended Oxford University to study history from 1894 - 1895 She taught history for four years at St Margaret's and Miss Herseys school for girls, a private school in Boston In 1900 she returned to Cleveland and became the 1st President of the Consumers League of Ohio After World War 1, she became the director of the Cleveland Welfare Federation From 1921 - 1924 she was the Vice President of the National League of Women Voters and became it's Presidet from 1924 - 1934 where she earned a reputation as a dedicated suffragist leader 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Alden Sherwin (1842 - 1916)
  Frances Mary Smith Sherwin (1843 - 1920)
 
 Siblings:
  Belle Sherwin (1868 - 1955)
  Katherine Sherwin (1870 - 1873)*
  William Alden Sherwin (1872 - 1897)*
  Prudence Sherwin (1874 - 1938)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lake View Cemetery
Cleveland
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section 1 Lot 69
 
Created by: Terry Billings
Record added: Feb 09, 2010
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