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Sally Wister

Born: Jul 20, 1761

Death: Apr 21, 1804

Birthplace: Philadelphia

Nationality: United States

Sally Wister

Date of Birth : Jul 20, 1761
Date of Death : Apr 21, 1804
Birth Place : Philadelphia

Sarah Wister was a girl living in Pennsylvania during the American Revolution. She is principally known as the author of Sally Wister's Journal, written when she was sixteen; it is a first-hand account of life in the nearby countryside during the British occupation of Philadelphia in 1777–78.

Also known as

  • Sarah Wister
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