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Helen Rand Thayer

advocate , organization founder

Helen Rand Thayer, American organization founder, advocate. member State Common for Belgian Relief, etc. Active in suffrage work.

Background

Thayer, Helen Rand was born on October 3, 1863 in Morisania, New York, United States. Daughter of Albert Tyler and Sophia Anna (Chadwick) Rand.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Smith College, 1884. Newnham College, Cambridge, England, 1886-1887.

Career

One of the founders, 1889, of the College Settlement, Rivington St., New York City. President College Settlements Association, 1907-1913. Vice president Smith College Alumnae Association, 1913-1915.

Trustee Smith College, 1901-1907, 1921-1922. Chairman Smith College Relief Unit, 1917-1918. Secretary Northern N.E. School of Religious Education, since 1919.

Director Woman’s Board of Missions. Director N.H. Children’s Aid Society. Member State Common for Belgian Relief, etc.

Active in suffrage work. Home: 664 State St., Portsmouth, N.H.

Membership

Member State Common for Belgian Relief, etc. Active in suffrage work.

Connections

Married Review.

father:
Albert Tyler Rand

mother:
Sophia Anna (Chadwick) Rand

spouse:
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