Josephine K. Henry

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Project Name:
Kentucky Woman Suffrage

Name of Historic Site:
Versailles Cemetery

Event(s)/Use associated with woman/group/site:
Burial place of Josephine K. Henry

County:
Woodford

Town/City:
Versailles

Zip Code:
40383

Associated Organization:
Versailles Cemetery

Years of Importance:
1920-Present

Additional Comments:
Henry was born in 1846 and passed away in 1928. She was a well-known member of the Kentucky Equal Rights Association during the late nineteenth century, but would evantually part ways with the organization. She wrote a great deal about suffrage, property rights of women, and marriage and many of her works were published and are still available today.
Geographic Location: 
Your Affiliation: 
Kentucky Woman Suffrage Project