Lillian M. N. Stevens
(1844-1914) was an American temperance
worker, born at Dover
She was educated at Foxcroft Academy
and taught school for a time., She was married to Michael Stevens of Portland, Maine
, in 1867. In 1874 she assisted in founding the Maine Woman's Christian Temperance Union, of which she was treasurer in 1874-77 and thenceforth president until her death. She was vice president of the National W.C.T.U.
in 1894-98, and after the death of Miss Frances Willard
in the latter year was president until her own death. Mrs. Stevens was a lady manager of the Chicago Exposition
in 1892-93, and served as Maine representative on the National Conference of Charities and Correction
for many years. In 1911 she received the honorary degree of A.M.
from Bates College