Mary Ann Shadd

Mary Ann Shadd Cary was an American-Canadian anti-slavery activist, journalist, publisher, teacher, and lawyer. She was the first black woman publisher in North America and the first woman publisher... Wikipedia

  • Born:  Mary Ann Shadd, October 9, 1823, Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.
  • Died:  June 5, 1893, Washington, D.C, U.S.
  • Resting place:  Columbian Harmony Cemetery
  • Occupation:  Anti-slavery activist, journalist, publisher, teacher, lawyer
  • Language:  English
  • Alma mater:  Howard University (School of Law)
  • Spouse:  Thomas F. Cary (m. 1856)
  • Children:  2
  • Relatives:  Eunice P. Shadd (sister), Isaac Shadd (brother)
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