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date: 10 December 2019

Putnam, Caroline F.locked

(29 July 1826–14 January 1917)
  • Ronald E. Butchart

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Putnam, Caroline F. (29 July 1826–14 January 1917), abolitionist and educator, was born in Massachusetts, the daughter of a Dr. Putnam, a physician, and Eliza Carpenter. Of her father’s first name, her middle name, or the town of her birth, nothing is known. Her father died in her early childhood; her mother was remarried in 1840 to Levi Peet, a farmer of modest means from the village of Farmersville, New York....

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