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Author: Horace Seldon

Title: Female Colored Benevolent Society

City: Troy

State: NY

Start date: 1833-06-29

End date: 1833-06-29

Content: On the 12th of February last, the colored females held a meeting which resulted in the formation of the 'African Female Benevolent Society'. There are 62 members, and the number continues to increase.
Officers:
Mrs. P. Tuey, President
Mrs. H.B. Rich, Vice President
Mrs. H.P. Dungy, Secretary
Mrs. M. Williams, Treasurer
Directors: Mrs. S. Williams, Mrs. N. Tuey, Mrs. S.Miller, Mrs.P.Knox, Mrs. M.Schuyler

Notable people involved: Mrs. P. Tuey
Mrs. H.B. Rich
Mrs. H.P. Dungy
Mrs. M. Williams
Mrs. S. Williams
Mrs. N. Tuey
Mrs. S. Miller
Mrs. P. Knox
Mrs. M. Schuyler

Citations: Liberator, June 29, 1833, pg 2

ID: 8888888955