Wife of African American Author William Wells Brown
On April 12, 1860 twenty-five year old Anna Elizabeth Gray married William Wells Brown - author of Clotel, the first novel written by an African American in the United States. Anna later published Brown's works under the imprint A.G. Brown. They had one daughter, Clotelle, in 1862.
William Wells Brown (1814-1884) was [Read More ...]