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NHS Resource Center

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82 Touro Street
Newport, 02840

January 2022

Loyalist Women in 18th Century Newport

January 20 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
NHS Resource Center, 82 Touro Street
Newport, 02840
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RSVP to esulock@newporthistory.org Imagine packing up all of your belongings, a young child in tow, and boarding a ship to leave your hometown- uncertain if you would ever return. This was the experience of some female Loyalists in Revolutionary-era Newport who left the town due to their association with Loyalism, either due to their own beliefs or their male relatives’ affiliations. Loyalist women were often in a precarious situation; they could not vote, fight, or legislate but they still experienced…

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