Quaker Man Dressed in Simplicity
300 years of Quakers in Tottenham

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Tottenham Quakers

Priscilla Wakefield (1751-1832)

Priscilla Wakefield (born Bell) was born in Tottenham. Her father was a successful coal merchant with a small wharf on the River Lea at Craven Park Road for the delivery of coals from London. she married Edward Wakefield, a merchant, in 1771. She was the aunt of Elizabeth Fry (the prison reformer).

Quaker Woman