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Amy Jacques Garvey

Amy Jacques GarveyAKA Amy Euphemia Jacques

Born: 31-Dec-1885
Birthplace: Kingston, Jamaica
Died: 25-Jul-1973
Location of death: Kingston, Jamaica
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, St. Andrew Church, Kingston, Jamaica

Gender: Female
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Activist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Pan-African black nationalist

Father: George Samuel Jacques
Mother: Charlotte Henrietta South
Husband: Marcus Garvey (black nationalist, m. 27-Jul-1922, two sons)
Son: Marcus Garvey, Jr. (b. 1931)
Son: Julius Winston Garvey (b. 1933)

    Musgrave Medal

Is the subject of books:
The Veiled Garvey: The Life and Times of Amy Jacques Garvey, Sep-2002, BY: Ula Yvette Taylor

Author of books:
Garvey and Garveyism (1963, nonfiction)
Black Power in America (1968, nonfiction)

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