Chapman, Maria Weston

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Chapman, Maria Weston,

1806–85, American abolitionist, b. Weymouth, Mass. In 1834 she became a close associate of William Lloyd Garrison, helped organize the Boston Female Anti-Slavery Society, and for several years was treasurer of the Massachusetts Anti-Slavery Society. She edited (1877) the autobiography of her friend Harriet Martineau.
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Maria Weston is presumed dead since she vanished aged 17 and Louise has a guilty secret about what happened on the night she disappeared.
Out now Not all friend requests are welcome, but in Louise's case a Facebook message from her old school pal Maria Weston chills her blood.
In addition to the Lincoln family, other families studied include the Alfred Mordecai, George Bagby, and Nathan Appleton families, the William Brown family of Worcester, the family of Maria Weston Chapman, and the Edmondston and Devereux families of North Carolina.
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Examples are abolitionist Maria Weston Chapman and author Lydia Maria Child.
Leading Boston abolitionist Maria Weston Chapman becomes at one point in Nelson's narrative "a patron named Mrs.
Maria Weston told a jury yesterday that Clarke turned up to a pre-arranged meeting with her in Tuebrook, 10 minutes after Mr Lawler was shot dead in Netherley.
Maria Weston told a jury that Clarke turned up to a pre-arranged meeting with her in Tuebrook, 10 minutes after Mr Lawlor was shot dead in Netherley.
None of the leading women antislavery activists--Lucretia Mott, Abby Kelley, the Grimke sisters, Maria Weston Chapman, or Lydia Maria Child--followed this route from colonizarionist to abolitionist.
The book traces the Westons' reform careers by examining the factionalized atmosphere of Boston abolitionism, European travels and contacts made by the sisters, the literary offerings of Maria Weston Chapman, and the sisters' roles as caretakers of children.
Contact any of the CCYD Coordinators for local questions: Corinna Chavez in Austin at 512/708-4590; Rhoney Triplett in Savannah at 912/651-6815; and Maria Weston in St.