Susan B Anthony
...Anthony (1820-1906) Susan Brownell Anthony, the daughter of Daniel Anthony, a cotton manufacturer, was born in Adams, Massachusetts, on 15thFebruary, 1820. Her father was a Quaker who campaigned against the slave trade. She was one of eight children, although only six lived to be adults.
Susan's father felt that women should get as much education as they wanted. He built a school by adding a room to their home for his own children and others. When Susan was between fifteen and sixteen, she started to give private tuitions to children. She liked the chance to earn money by her self. In 1838, her father lost his cotton mill business because of the financial depression in the United States... Susan B....