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Elizabeth Stone
Elizabeth in 1919
Elizabeth Stone
Portrayed by Carolyn McCormick
Episode Torn
Status Deceased

Elizabeth Stone is the mother of Frances Stone, who was killed in 1919. When Frances was involved in the women's suffrage movement, Elizabeth was against it. On June 23, 1919 as Frances was heading out of the house, Elizabeth tried to stop her. Frances started to talk about how women should have rights and men shouldn't run their life. Elizabeth became furious and grabbed Frances when her daughter realized her mother secretly always wanted to better her life. When Frances tried to break free, she tumbled over the second floor railing. Elizabeth screamed, horrified, and ran downstairs as soon as Frances hit the ground but her daughter died from the fall. Afterwards, she became a recluse.

14 months later on August 18, 1920, the 19th amendment was ratified, which gave women the right to vote. That same day, Elizabeth made a record about how happy Frances would have been about this if she was alive. She played the recording over and over again.

Frances' case was opened 88 years later in 2007 by her great-great-niece, Emma Stone. The police realized it was an accidental death after hearing Elizabeth's recording.

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