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Wright, Frances

Born: 1795 AD
Died: 1852 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Abolitionist, Activists, Authors, Writers

1795 – Born in Dundee, Scotland; the birth of a social reformer

 

1818-1820

– toured the United States with her sister

 

1824 – settled in the United States promoting nonviolent emancipation

 

1829-1830

– coedited the Free Enquirer

– advocated for free love, birth control, women’s rights. and free public education

– freed the Commune’s 30 slaves

 

1852 – died on Decmeber 13