Lord, Martha Mott, 1828-1916
Martha Mott; Martha Mott Lord; born 1828, daughter of James and Lucretia Mott; married in 1853 to George Waite Lord; died 1916.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Mariana Wright Chapman Family Papers
Overview Mariana Wright Chapman was a prominant New York Quaker suffragist. The collection includes correspondence received while she was active in suffrage activities in New York State, 1893-1900, family letters, particularly between Mariana and her husband, Noah, and the correspondence of the Wrights, the Chapmans, and of her son, A.Wright Chapman. The collection also includes Mariana's journals from 1895-1900, that of Caroline Willets, 1842-1846, and as well as suffrage memorabilia, family...
Dates: 1808-1983 (bulk: 1842-1911)
Overview Lucretia Mott was a prominent Philadelphia Quaker minister and a leader in reform movements, especially antislavery, education, peace, and women's rights. She was born in 1793 in Nantucket, Mass., the daughter of Thomas and Anna Coffin, and educated at Nine Partners Boarding School in Dutchess Co., N.Y. In 1811, she married James Mott and they settled in Philadelphia, Pa. The Motts were active Hicksite Quakers, and Lucretia served as clerk of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting and traveled in the...
- Abolitionists -- United States 1
- Antislavery movements -- United States 1
- Feminism -- United States 1
- Feminism -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
- Feminists -- United States -- Correspondence 1
- Lay ministry -- Society of Friends 1
- Quaker women 1
- Quakers -- Pennsylvania 1
- Slavery and the church -- Society of Friends 1
- Slaves -- Emancipation -- United States 1
- Social reformers -- United States 1
- Spirituality -- Society of Friends 1
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Public Opinion 1
- Women abolitionists -- United States -- Correspondence 1
- Women's rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1 ∧ less