Women / Persons ~ P23762

Mrs. Eliza Anna Scroggins

Alternate Names:
  • Eliza Anna Clark
Gender: Female
Life Dates: 1820 - 1912
  • African American
  • American (US)
  • Teacher
  • widow
Note: Referred to as a 'nurse' in the passage, however this appears to mean that she was a nanny. It was rumored that she was a Sunday school teacher while living in W.Va. Her husband died in a boiler accident in Pittsburgh. Little external sources seem to be available, sources like ancestry.com appear to reference this chapter in 'Homespun Heroines' as their primary source.
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