|Birth date||Birth place|
|December 25, 1821||Oxford, Massachusetts|
|Date of death||Place of death|
|April 12, 1912||Glen Echo, Maryland|
|organizing the American Red Cross|
|Teacher, Nurse, Humanitarian|
In 1881 Clara Barton founded the nation's first Red Cross chapter in Livingston County.
Clara founded the American Red Cross at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, which still stands at 21 Clara Barton Street in Dansville, NY.