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Author: Horace Seldon

Title: Abolition Society in Ohio counties

City: Fayette, Ross, Higfhland Countie

State: OH

Start date: 1833-05-25

End date: 1833-05-25

Content: The Cincinnati Standard says that a respectable number of citizens of Fayette, Ross and Highland counties,(Ohio) met at Greenfield recently for the formation of an Abolition Society. The Society is called ,'The Abolition Society of Paint Valley.'
Officers: Col. Thos. Rogers,President
Hon. Hugh Smart, Vice President
Joseph T. Irwin, Recording Secretary
Rev. Jas. H.Dickey, Corresponding Secretary
Mr. Joseph Lawhead, Treasurer
Messrs Hugh Ghormly and Jas. McConnel, members of executive committee for Fayette County
Messrs Robert Braiden and Geo.Grown for Ross County
Messrs Samuel Smith and Samuel McConnel for Highland County

Notable people involved: Col. Thos. Rogers
Hon. Hugh Smart
Joseph T. Irwin
Rev. Jas. H. Dickey
Joseph Lawhead
Hugh Ghormly
Jas. McConnel
Robert Braiden
Geo. Grown
Samuel Smith
Samuel McConnel

Citations: Liberator, May 25, 1833,pg 3

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