Harriet Ware

Harriet Ware

  • Born
    12th July 1799
  • Died
    26th June 1847
  • Birthplace
    Paxton, Massachusetts
Harriet Ware was the eldest daughter of Puritanical parents and had schooling year round. She began studying religion and in 1819 moved to Franklin, Massachusetts. She began teaching at a school in Union, but was then summoned to teach at a school in a suburb of Providence, India Point. She taught in India Point in 1832 and later founded Children's Friend Society in 1835.