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Mrs. Russell Sage

Mrs. Russell Sage, American philanthropist. member Mayflower Descendants, Colonial Dames.

Background

  • Sage, Mrs. Russell was born on September 8, 1828 in Syracuse, New York, United States. Daughter of Joseph and Margaret Pierson (Jermain) Slocum.

  • Education

    • Graduate Troy Female Seminary, 1847. (honorary degree Mistress of Letters, New York University, 1904).

    Career

    • Founder Emma Willard Association. Member Mayflower Descendants, Colonial Dames.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Member Mayflower Descendants, Colonial Dames.

    Connections

    • Married Russell Sage, November 24, 1869 (died 1906).
    • father: Joseph Slocum
    • mother: Margaret Pierson (Jermain) Slocum
    • spouse: Russell Sage
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    Born September 8, 1828
    Died November 4, 1918
    (aged 90)
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