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Part Two — A biography essay

Sarah Moore Grimké

Abolitionist, Gender and Racial Equality Activist

Some family background

The Hon. John Fauchereau Grimké was the son of a German father and a French mother. The Hugenot Fauchereau family of his mother left France after the 1685 revocation of the Edict of Nantes. He had studied law at Oxford and was a respected lawyer in London aristocratic circles. But, when the Revolution began, he hurried to return to South Carolina where he led a company of calvary…

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Author, D. Denise Dianaty

Author, D. Denise Dianaty

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