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Jane H. Snow Spofford

, 1828–December 19, 1905

1 Born at Hampden, Penobscot County, Maine; daughter of Sophronia and Calvin Snow. 2 Married Caleb Wheeler Spofford. 3 Lived at Washington DC, where she and her husband were the proprietors of Riggs House hotel. 4 Represented the District of Columbia Suffrage Association at national meetings. 5 Appointed treasurer of the National Woman Suffrage Association, 1879. 6 Died at Hampden. 7 (See Document 4.27)

Footnotes

  1. [1] “Maine, Death Records, 1617–1922,” database, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com, accessed Jan. 2015), Jane H. Spofford; citing Maine, Death Records, 1617–1922, Provo, UT. Ann D. Gordon, ed., The Selected Papers of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony , vol. 4, When Clowns Make Laws for Queens, 1880 to 1887 (New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 2006), 15.
  2. [2] “Maine, Death Records, 1617–1922,” database, Jane H. Spofford.
  3. [3] Gordon, Selected Papers, 15. Jeremiah Spofford and Aphia Tenney Spofford, A Genealogical Record, Including Two Generations in Female Lines of Families Spelling their Name Spofford, Spafford, Spafard, and Spaford (Boston: Alfred Mudge and Son, 1888), 247.
  4. [4] Spofford and Spofford, A Genealogical Record, 247. 1880 U.S. census, Washington, District of Columbia, p. 194C, Jane H. Spofford; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com, accessed Jan. 2015); from NARA microfilm publication T9, roll 123.
  5. [5] Gordon, Selected Papers, 15.
  6. [6] Gordon, Selected Papers, 15. “National-American Woman Suffrage Association,” Woman’s Exponent 19, no. 14 (Jan. 1, 1891): 112.
  7. [7] “Maine, Death Records, 1617–1922,” database, Jane H. Spofford.