Scituate Anti-Slavery Society

SCITUATE ANTI-SLAVERY SOCIETY    Dec 15, 1834,   Meeting at the Baptist meeting house, the Constitution was adopted and Officers elected:

Rev. Edward Seagrave, President;  Dea. Israel Cudworth, Vice President;  Mr. Jacob Vinal, Sece retary;

  Committee:  Mr. Justin Litchfield, Da. Abiel Cudworth, Shadrach B. Merritt, Esq.    The Society numbers about fifty-five members, and is increasing.

(Liberator,  Jan 3, 1835, pg 2)