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Letitia Youmans 1827-1896

A school teacher and the devoted mother of a large household, Letitia Youmans became publicly active in temperance reform in 1874 when she organized a Women's Christian Temperance Union in Picton. She later served as the first president of the W.C.T.U. of Ontario, and of the federal organization.

Location

At Glenwood Cemetery (where her grave is located), Grove Street, Picton

Region: Eastern Ontario

County/District: County of Prince Edward (District)

Municipality: County of Prince Edward

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