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Elizabeth Keckley

Elizabeth Keckley dies at 89

May 1907

Keckley dies at the National Home for Destitute Colored Women and Children, on Euclid St. NW. in Washington, D.C. where she lived. She was 89 years old. She is buried at Columbian Harmony Cemetery.  She had no survivors as her only son was killed fighting in the Civil War.