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Eugenie Benezet journal

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-01-007
This collection is composed of the typed extracts of the diary of Eugenia Benezet, with entries dating between 1843-1849. Entries describe family news, Protestant and Catholic beliefs, and her work at a Friend's school in France. In later entries, Eugenie discusses the possibility of moving to England or the United States.

Dates

  • 1843-1849

Creator

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Law Applies (U.S. Title 17).

Extent

0.01 Linear Feet (1 volume)

Biographical note

Eugenie Benezet (-1865) was a French Quaker and school teacher, originally from Congenies, France. She had two sisters, Justine, who married Jules Paradon, and Elizabeth, who married Mr. Cabanis. Eugenie Benezet was married (husband's name unknown), and had at least one daughter, who died in 1845.

Acquisition

Unknown.

Processing Information

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed July 2015.

Creator

Title
Eugenie Benezet journal, 1843-1849
Author
Kara Flynn
Date
July 2015
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

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