Women / Persons ~ P11085

Margaret Moncrieffe

Alternate Names:
  • Mrs. Margaret Coghlan
Gender: Female
Life Dates:
  • American (US)
  • Artist, painter
  • Beauty, celebrated
  • English
  • Expatriated, exiled person
  • Performer, Musician
  • Prisoner or captive
  • Spy
  • Writer
Note: Double agent during Revolutionary War; Captured by Americans and fell in love with Aaron Burr; Subject of a story by Colonel W.L. Stone called "The Language of the Flowers;" Subject of "Margaret Moncrieffe; the First Love of Aaron Burr: A Romance of the Revolution;" Self-published her memoirs to raise money; Died in obscurity
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