Gladys Quander Tancil




Age: 81


Summary: historian and the first African American to serve at Mount Vernon as a historical interpreter whose ancestors Suckey Bay and Nancy Quander were slaves of George Washington at Mount Vernon, and whose lobbying was responsible for the slave memorial there.



Cause of Death: Cancer


Born: January 31, 1921


Died: November 5, 2002


Location: Alexandria, Virginia