Daughter of private sector religion exponent Lyman Beecher (1775-1863), brother of famous Presbyterian minister and abolitionist Henry Ward Beecher (1813-1817), and grandaunt of early feminist leader Charlotte Perkins Gilman.
The bitterest tears shed over graves are for words left unsaid and deeds left undone.
Harriet Elizabeth Beecher
Litchfield, Connecticut, USA
Hartford, Connecticut, USA