Posts tagged Women in History Month
Women in History - poverty & sexual oppression on the Yorkshire Moors

The year is 1938… In the Yorkshire Moors, women are facing enormous difficulty through poverty brought about by widowhood, large families and loss of employment. Records of stillborn babies , or children who died young were soaring due to poor living conditions. Author Janet Dean Knight let’s us delve into the horror that was her family tree for 300 years.

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