New York State Women's History

Junius Friends Meeting House ...A NYS Women's History Site
Eliz. Cady Stanton
Waterloo NY

Type: Meetinghouse

Category/Significance: women's rights; religion

"In the 1850's, Stanton used the annual meetings at Junius to develop her ideas on woman's rights, and later on education, marriage and divorce." Other preparers of the draft included Eliab W. Capron, Lydia Ann Jenkins and Charles Lenox Remond. "For Stanton, "the Quaker meeting-house at Junius, N.Y., was at one time the great centre and rallying point for all those interested in reforms of the day in both church and state." ...learn more>>

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