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Mercy Otis Warren


Mercy Otis Warren was probably the most influential writer of all the famous American Revolutionary War women. She was a woman who came from a prominent family that immersed themselves in political activism. She had a passion for learning, reading and later writing, although she received no formal education when she was young. Her poems, plays, writings and quotes are what she used to voice her opinions about the Revolutionary War. Below you will find interesting facts and information on the life of Mercy Otis Warren including where she was born, why her longtime friendship with John Adams deteriorated, and how old she was when she died. You'll also find a short biography and some fun facts for kids.

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Mercy Otis Warren Brief Biography

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Mercy Otis Warren - List of Plays