- 1826: Family moved to Battenville, New York --> Susan was sent to a Quaker school near Philadelphia
- 1830s (late): Fathers business fails Susan comes home to help support family, found a job as a teacher.
- 1840s (mid): Anthony family moves to Rochester, New York. Became involved in the abolitionist movement. Their Farm house served as a meeting place for abolitionists (Fredrick Douglass met there)
- Around mid-1840s, Susan became the head of the girl's department at Canajoharie Academy (held post for 2 yrs)