Stowe, Harriet Beecher

Harriet Beecher Stowe, as a young woman, engraving, 1858, detail
Life span
06/14/1811—07/01/1896

Life Summary

Full name
  Harriet Beecher Stowe
Place of Birth
Birth Date Certainty
  Exact
Death Date Certainty
  Exact
Gender
  Female
Race
  White
Sectional choice
  North
Origins
  Free State
No. of Spouses
  1
No. of Children
  7
Family
 
Lyman Beecher (father), Roxana Foote Beecher (mother), Henry Ward Beecher (brother), Isabella Beecher Hooker (half-sister), Calvin Ellis Stowe (husband), Frederick Stowe (son)
Education
  Other
Other Education
  Hartford Female Seminary
Occupation
  Writer or Artist
Relation to Slavery
  White non-slaveholder
Other Affiliations
  Abolitionists (Anti-Slavery Society)
  Women’s Rights

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