Willard definition by Webster's New World
a masculine name
Origin: ; from the surname Willard
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- Willard, Emma (born Emma Hart) 1787-1870; U.S. educator
- Willard, Frances (Elizabeth Caroline) 1839-98; U.S. temperance leader
Willard definition by American Heritage Dictionary
, Emma Hart 1787-1870.
American educator who was an early proponent of higher education for women.
, Frances Elizabeth Caroline 1839-1898.
American reformer. An ardent advocate of temperance and women's suffrage, she was the national president of the Woman's Christian Temperance Union (1879-1898).