Isabella Beecher Hooker

Isabella Beecher Hooker

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Isabella Beecher Hooker was a leader in the women's suffrage movement and an author. Born in Litchfield, Connecticut, she was a daughter of Reverend Lyman Beecher, a noted abolitionist. Among her half brothers and sisters were Henry Ward Beecher, Charles Beecher, Catharine Beecher, and Harriet Beecher Stowe. She was educated at several different schools in Hartford, Connecticut, and Cincinnati, Ohio, founded by her sister, Catharine. In 1841 Isabella married John Hooker, a young law student whom she met at Catharine Beecher's Hartford Female Seminary, and whose family had founded Hartford. The newlyweds lived in Farmington, Connecticut, for about ten years, then moved back to Hartford and bought a large sum of landshow more

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  • Paperback | 112 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 177g
  • Culp Press
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6134902330
  • 9786134902335