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Mrs. Russell Sage

philanthropist

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.

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