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Eugenie Benezet journal

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Held at: Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]370 Lancaster Ave, Haverford, PA 19041

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Eugenie Benezet (-1865) was a French Quaker and school teacher, originally from Congenies, France. She had two sisters, Justine, who married Jules Paradon, and Elizabeth, who married Mr. Cabanis. Eugenie Benezet was married (husband's name unknown), and had at least one daughter, who died in 1845.

This collection is composed of the typed extracts of the diary of Eugenie Benezet, with entries dating between 1843 and 1849. Entries describe family news, Protestant and Catholic beliefs, and her work at a Friend's school in France. In later entries, Eugenie discusses the possibility of moving to England or the United States. All entries are in French.

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Processed by Kara Flynn; completed July, 2015.

Publisher
Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
Kara Flynn
Finding Aid Date
July, 2015
Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Collection Inventory

Journal, 1843-1849.
Box 1

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