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Dorothy May Day
Birth: Nov. 8, 1897
Bath Beach
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Death: Nov. 29, 1980
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Suffragette, Social Reformer. She was arrested and beaten for picketing on behalf of suffrage in 1917 and was imprisoned eight times in her life for championing her causes. A convert to Catholicism, she was also the founder of the Catholic Worker movement, and had hoped to launch a sort of Catholic communal society. There is a collection of Catholic Worker papers housed at Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (bio by: mj) 
 
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  Tamar Teresa Batterham Hennessy (1926 - 2008)*
 
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Burial:
Cemetery of the Resurrection
Pleasant Plains
Richmond County (Staten Island)
New York, USA
Plot: Section 10
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: mj
Record added: Mar 09, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6246009
Dorothy May Day
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Dorothy May Day
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