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Charity and Benevolence

c. 1803  Hannah Kinney’s Records of the Newark Female Charitable Society, 1803-1804.

1903  Headquarters of the Newark Female Charitable Society, 305 Halsey Street, Newark.

c. 1910s   Mother Mary Xavier Mehegan (1825-1915), Roman Catholic religious, educator, and founder of the Sisters of Charity of New Jersey.

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