Antoinette Brown Blackwell Photo

Antoinette Brown Blackwell

Born: May 20, 1825

Death: Nov 5, 1921

Birthplace: Henrietta

Profession: Writer

Nationality: United States

Antoinette Brown Blackwell

Date of Birth : May 20, 1825
Date of Death : Nov 5, 1921
Birth Place : Henrietta

Antoinette Louisa Brown, later Antoinette Brown Blackwell, was the first woman to be ordained as a mainstream protestant minister in the United States. She was a well-versed public speaker on the paramount issues of her time, and distinguished herself from her contemporaries with her use of religious faith in her efforts to expand women's rights.


  • Writer

Also known as

  • Antoinette Louisa Brown Blackwell


  • Samuel Charles Blackwell
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