Month: November 2017

30 nov 1824 | Mary Pike

30 nov 1824 Mary Hayden Green Pike
Mary Hayden Green Pike (30 nov 1824 – 15 jan 1908 | Eastport ME – Baltimore MD) author, novelist, pen names: Mary Langdon or Sydney A. Story, Jr. | women.born.november @ susanpowersbourne.net

28 nov 1823 | Margaret Sweat

28 nov 1823 Margaret Jane Mussey Sweat
Margaret Jane Mussey Sweat (28 nov 1823 – 16 jan 1908 | Portland ME – Portland ME) poet, author, diarist, reformer, journalist, travel writer, first female New England book reviewer | women.born.november @ susanpowersbourne.net

26 nov 1867 | Margaret Lang

27 nov 1867 Margaret Ruthven Lang
Margaret Ruthven Lang (27 nov 1867 – 29 may 1972 | Boston MA – Boston MA) composer, devotional pamphlet writer / printer / publisher, one of first two US female composers with music performed by American symphony orchestras | women.born.november @ susapowersbourne.net

26 nov 1792 | Sarah Grimké

26 nov 1792 Sarah Moore Grimke
Sarah Moore Grimké (26 nov 1792 – 23 dec 1873 | Charleston SC – Boston MA) writer, lawyer, speaker, suffragist, abolitionist, feminist, women’s law activist | women.born.november @ susanpowersbourne.net

25 nov 1857 | Mabel Bell

25 nov 1857 Mabel Gardiner Hubbard Bell.jpg
Mabel Gardiner Hubbard Bell (25 nov 1857 – 03 jan 1923 | Cambridge MA – Chevy Chase MD) educator, philanthropist, aka Mabel Bell, childhood onset of deafness, married Alexander Graham Bell, first president of Bell Telephone Company | women.born.november @ susanpowersbourne.net

24 nov 1825 | Caroline Merrick

24 nov 1825 Caroline Elizabeth Thomas Merrick
Caroline Elizabeth Thomas Merrick (24 nov 1825 – 29 mar 1908 | East Feliciana Parish LA – New Orleans LA) poet, suffragist, short fiction writer, social / civic activist, women’s rights advocate | women.born.november @ susanpowersbourne.net

23 nov 1857 | Katharine Coman

23 nov 1857 Katharine Coman
Katharine Coman (23 nov 1857 – 11 jan 1915 | Newark OH – Wellesley MA) author, professor, economist, social activist | women.born.november @ susanpowersbourne.net