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Mary Dyer

Mary Dyer

(1611-1660) ~ Inducted 1997

Mary Dyer, 1611-1660, was a Quaker missionary and martyr. She moved to Rhode Island in 1638 and become one of the founders of Portsmouth. She ultimately returned to Boston where she was hanged for supporting the Quakers.

Conn, J. Stephen. Mary Dyer Statue. Flickr.


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