Angelina E. GrimkéAngelina E. Grimké
Anti-Slavery Movement
1805 – 1879 A.D.

Angelina Emily Grimké, sister of Sarah Moore Grimké, and associated with her in the anti-slavery movement.

She married Theo. D. Weld, one of the leaders of the Anti-slavery Society.

In 1854 she and her sister established a large coeducational institute near Perth Amboy, N.J., which became noted for the independent and enlightened spirit pervading it.


Reference: Famous Women; An Outline of Feminine Achievement Through the Ages With Life Stories of Five Hundred Noted Women By Joseph Adelman. Copyright, 1926 by Ellis M. Lonow Company.