Frances Shimer reminiscences 002

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Born in Milton, Saratoga Co., N.Y., Aug. 21, 1826.

Frances A. Wood

Father's name—Jesse Wood

Mother's—Rebecca Bryan

Mother died of consumption when Mrs. Shimer was ten years old. She was considered by Elder Powell as a very remarkable woman. She possessed much force of character, a clear intellect and a highly religious nature. She took an active part in meetings & spoke with much care & intelligently.

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