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Happy birthday, Eliza P. Gurney (April 6, 1801 – Nov. 8, 1881)! ‪#‎Quaker‬ preacher. ‪#‎Pacifist‬. ‪#‎Abolitionist‬. Advocate for prison reform. Married to Joseph John Gurney, whose views and actions led to a split amongst American Quakers in the 1840s. His followers became known as Gurneyites. Eliza is buried in the Friends Burying Ground, Burlington, New Jersey.
~The Marginal Mennonite Society Heroes Series.

foto di Marginal Mennonite Society.

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