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Prudence Crandall

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Prudence Crandall Famous memorial

Birth
Hopkinton, Washington County, Rhode Island, USA
Death
28 Jan 1890 (aged 86)
Elk Falls, Elk County, Kansas, USA
Burial
Elk Falls, Elk County, Kansas, USA Add to Map
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Civil Rights Pioneer, Educator. In March, 1833, she established a school for African-American girls in New England at Canterbury, Connecticut, one of the first in the country. It is now a National Historic Landmark.
Civil Rights Pioneer, Educator. In March, 1833, she established a school for African-American girls in New England at Canterbury, Connecticut, one of the first in the country. It is now a National Historic Landmark.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: John D. Ryan
  • Added: Jun 27, 2004
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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/9003590/prudence-crandall: accessed ), memorial page for Prudence Crandall (3 Sep 1803–28 Jan 1890), Find a Grave Memorial ID 9003590, citing Elk Falls Cemetery, Elk Falls, Elk County, Kansas, USA; Maintained by Find a Grave.