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Lily Hardy Hammond, American author. Member Inter-Racial Committee of State of Georgia; member Southern Commision on Inter-Racial Coöperation.

Background

Hammond, Lily Hardy was born on September 24, 1859 in of Southern parents, Newark, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Henry C. and Huldah E. (Dauge) Hardy.

Education

Educated in private school, Norfolk, Virginia, and at Packer Institute, Brooklyn.

Career

Inaugurated the social service department of the women’s work of the Southern Methodist Church. Writer and speaker in advocacy of interracial justice and service.

Membership

Member Inter-Racial Committee of State of Georgia. Member Southern Commision on Inter-Racial Coöperation.

Connections

Married John Dennis Hammond, September 10, 1879.

father:
Henry C. Hardy

mother:
Huldah E. (Dauge) Hardy

spouse:
John Dennis Hammond