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Author: Horace Seldon

Title: Weymouth and Braintree Anti-Slavery Association formed

City: Weymouth and Braintree

State: MA

Start date: 1836-04-23

End date: 1836-04-23

Content: At a meeting called by 101 persons in the Union Religious Society of Weymouth and Braintree convened on April 1, voted to form an Anti-Slavery Society. Speaker was Rev. Samuel J. May.
Pres: Fisher A. Kingsbury
Vice Presidents: Elias Richards
Lysander Richards
Rec.Sec: Henry B. Cowing
Cor. Sec: James Whittemore
Treas: Ezra Leach
Directors: Rev. James Perkins
Col. Ira Curtis
Hezekiah Thayer
Dea. John P. Nash
Samuel Newcomb

Notable people involved: Rev. Samuel J. May
Fisher A. Kingsbury
Elias Richards
Lysander Richards
Henry B. Cowing
James Whittemore
Ezra Leach
Rev. James Perkins
Col. Ira Curtis
Hezekiah Thayer
Dea. John P. Nash
Samuel Newcomg

Citations: Liberator, April 23, 1836, pg 2

ID: 193