Mary wollstonecraft

Mary Wollstonecraft (Andrew Knowles)

  • Birth

    Born in Spitalfields, London. Father: John Edward Mother: Elizabeth Dickson. She was the second of what would be seven children.
  • Moves From Spitalfields to Hoxton

    Mary Wollstonecraft had an unstable family life. Her father did not have a steady job so the family moved around a lot. He was also very abusive so Mary's mother would evenly leave him and move to Hoxton. This would give Mary the opportunity so seek out higher education.