Abortion Deaths in the Colonial Era

Wom­en’s Sto­ries
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All Deaths by Name 

  • Sarah Grosvenor, Sep­tem­ber 14, 1742 Age: 20 Dr. John Hal­low­ell, Pom­fret, CT
  • “Idra”, 1752, Giv­en abor­ti­fa­cient by mar­ried lover