I write history and not-quite-historical fiction. My official focus is on the British empire in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, but I really interested in any time and place where two cultures meet and change each other.
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She actually started out with the 5th Maine. As far as I know, she never married. Or had children outside of marriage for that matter.
She also was a nurse for the 5th Maine. Peaks Island ME off the coast of Portland Me has a museum honoring the 5th I am a docent there during the summer. Great information! Martha Gross Did she have a family/Children?
You are right! I am 73 and have NEVER felt more empowered this year than ever about the need for women to make their voices heard. I am all for equal rights. Boy; they are needed all around. I will make my choice this November for the first time in…