Theodore Parker, famous abolitionist and member of the "Secret Six," dies in Florence, Italy
Theodore Parker, the famous Unitarian preacher, transcendentalist, abolitionist leader, and member of John Brown's "Secret Six," died at Florence in Italy. He was suffering from tuberculosis and had traveled to Florence just a month before. He was fifty-nine years old and was buried in the English Cemetery in Florence. (By John Osborne)
Francis Vincent, Vincent's Semi-Annual United States Register.... 1st of January and 1st of July, 1860 (Philadelphia: Francis Vincent, 1860), 395-396.