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Author: Horace Seldon

Title: Abolition Society formed

City: Marshfield

State: MA

Start date: 1837-02-25

End date: 1837-02-25

Content: Abolition Society in Marshfield-

On the 1st inst. a respectable number of the inhabitants of Marshfield assembled in the Methodist Meeting-house, and a Society was formed, consisting of sixty-four members, and a Constitution adopted. The following gentlemen were elected officers of the Society:

President -- Wales Tilden, Jr. Vice Presidents -- Arel Ames, Joshua W. Simmons Secretary -- Richard Thayer Treasurer -- Chas. W. Macomber Directors –Anthony Thomas, Chas. Hatch, David P.Hatch

(Liberator, Feb 25, 1837, pg 3)

Notable people involved: Wales Tilden, Jr.
Arel Ames
Joshua W. Simmons
Richard Thayer
Chas. W. Macomber
Anthony Thomas
Chas. Hatch
David P. Hatch

Citations: Liberator, Feb 25, 1837, pg 3

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