Josephine Cables Aldrich

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Josephine Cables Aldrich
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Born Josephine W. Carter [1]
12 June 1843(1843-06-12)
Litchfield County, Connecticut
Died 12 August 1917 (74) [2]
Birmingham, Alabama
Burial Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, D.C. [2]
Nationality American
Affiliations Rochester Brotherhood
Spouse(s) William F. Aldrich

Josephine W. Cables Aldrich (June 12, 1843 - August 12, 1917) was an American author and philanthropist, a noted Theosophist, as editor of The Occult Word, secretary of the Theosophical Society of the United States, and founder of the Rochester Brotherhood.



  1. Willard, Frances E.; Livermore, Mary A., eds. (1893), "ALDRICH, Mrs. Josephine Carter", A Woman of the Century: Fourteen Hundred-seventy Biographical Sketches Accompanied by Portraits of Leading American Women in All Walks of Life, Buffalo, Chicago, New York: Charles Wells Moulton, p. 16,, retrieved 2016-10-19 
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