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Henrietta Buckler Seiberling

Member of the Oxford group, which founded Alcoholics Anonymous

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Henrietta Buckler Seiberling was a member of a Christian Fellowship group named the Oxford group. She and others of the Oxford group helped found Alcoholics Anonymous.Early life Born in Lawrenceburg, Kentucky to Judge Julius A. Buckler and Mary Maddox, Seiberling spent her childhood in Texas. She remained in Texas until she went to Vassar College to receive her A.B. degree with a major in music and a minor in psychology, as she was a gifted pianist. While serving as a lieutenant in the Ohio National Guard, she met her husband Fredrick Seiberling. They married in 1917 in Akron, Ohio, and had three children.

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Vassar College

Private, coeducational liberal arts college in Poughkeepsie, New York, in the United States