Title: New Societies in Massachusetts
City: Gloucester, Middleton, Barnstabl
Start date: 1838-10-12
End date: 1838-10-12
Content: New Societies An Anti-Slavery Society has been organized in Gloucester, (West Parish) -- Thomas Haskell, President; William H. Haskell, Vice President; Sarah C. Haskell, Secretary and Librarian; Hehitabel Haskell, Treasurer; Henry Haskell, Elizabeth Haskell, and Mrs. Wm. Haskell, Counsellors. The Society has about 30 members.
A Society has been formed in Middleton, (Essex Co) Dea. David Stiles, President; Samuel Russell, Vice President; Freeman Stiles, Corresponding Secretary; Elisha Wilkins, Recording Secretary; David Stiles,Jr, Treasurer; Lewis Tyler, Jasper Richarson, Benjamin Hutchinson, Directors; Mrs. David W
A Society has also been formed in Barnstable. Loring Crocker, Jr. President; Jabez Nye, Vice President; Josiah Litch, Secretary; Freeman Howland, Treasurer
(Liberator, October 12, 1838,pg 3)
Notable people involved: Thomas Haskell
William H. Haskell
Sarah C. Haskell
Dea. David Stiles
David Stiles, Jr.
Mrs. David Stiles, Jr
Citations: Liberator, Oct 12, 1838, pg 3