Sodus Point

1818-1877

Elizabeth Fries Lummis Ellet was an American writer, historian and poet born in Sodus Point. She was the first writer to record the lives of women who contributed to the American Revolutionary War. She published her first book, Poems, Translated and Original, in 1835 and her most important work, The Women of the American Revolution, was published in 1845.


Elizabeth F. Lummis

Elizabeth F. Lummis