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Olympia Brown

Born: Jan 5, 1835

Death: Oct 23, 1926

Birthplace: Prairie Ronde Township

Nationality: United States

Olympia Brown

Date of Birth : Jan 5, 1835
Date of Death : Oct 23, 1926
Birth Place : Prairie Ronde Township

Olympia Brown was an American suffragist. She is regarded as the first woman to graduate from a theological school, as well as becoming the first full-time ordained minister. Brown was also one of the few first generation suffragists who were able to vote with the passage of the Nineteenth Amendment.

Parents


  • Asa Briggs Brown
  • Lephia Olympia Brown
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