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Sarah Moore Grimke

Born: Nov 26, 1792

Death: Dec 23, 1873

Birthplace: South Carolina

Nationality: United States

Sarah Moore Grimke

Date of Birth : Nov 26, 1792
Date of Death : Dec 23, 1873
Birth Place : South Carolina

Sarah Moore Grimke was an American abolitionist, writer, and member of the women's suffrage movement. Born in South Carolina to a prominent planter family, she later moved to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania where she became a Quaker and joined her younger sister Angelina Grimke in the abolition movement. The sisters extensively spoke out in public to oppose slavery and advocate for women's rights.

Also known as

  • Sarah Grimke
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