Abby May Alcott

Homemaker, Deceased Person

1800 – 1877

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Who was Abby May Alcott?

Abigail "Abba" Alcott was the wife of Transcendentalist Amos Bronson Alcott and mother of four daughters, including Civil War novelist Louisa May Alcott. An activist for several causes, May was one of the first paid social workers in the state of Massachusetts.

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Born
Oct 8, 1800
Boston
Also known as
  • Abigail May
  • Abigail May Alcott
  • Abigail "Abba" Alcott
Siblings
Spouses
Children
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Lived in
  • Concord
Died
Nov 25, 1877
Concord

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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