Member Spotlight Found in Pennsylvania Archives Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission Pennsylvania Archives Location: Pennsylvania ArchivesColonial RecordsVolume XIMinutes of the Supreme Executive CouncilPage 770
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Rebecca Shoemaker, Loyalist Spy

In May 1779, this petition was denied to Rebecca Shoemaker, British spy and wife of the mayor of Philadelphia. This is contrary to Karen Zeinert's assertion in Those Remarkable Women of the American Revolution, page 35.

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