Monday, November 7, 2016

Multiple Facebook posts are showing the grave of suffragist Susan B. Anthony covered in “I Voted” stickers.   For those of us who live in Massachusetts and won’t be travelling to Seneca Falls, I have compiled a list of local suffragists.   If you are not up for searching through a cemetery to find their grave, you can leave your sentiment on their Find a Grave memorial page.  

Angeline Emily Grimke Weld   Mount Hope Cemetery, Mattapan

Sarah Moore Grimke  Mount Hope Cemetery Mattapan

Julia Ward Howe  Mount Auburn Cemetery

Mary Morton Kehew Mount Auburn Cemetery

Josephine St Pierre Ruffin  Mount Auburn Cemetery

Lucy Stone Forest Hills Jamaica Plain

Alice Stone Blackwell  Forest Hills Jamaica Plain

Ellen Battelle Dietrick Forest Hills Jamaica Plain

Pauline Agassiz Shaw  Forest Hills Jamaica Plain

Jennie Collins Walnut Hills Cemetery Brookline

Abby Kelly Foster Hope Cemetery Worcester

Mary Livermore Wyoming Cemetery Melrose

Sarah E. Wall  Worcester Rural Cemetery

Florence Hope Luscomb  died in 1985 in Watertown

Maude Wood Park  died in Reading MA

Margaret Foley died at Carney Hospital

Inez Haynes Irwin Scituate

List of Suffragists in the US