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9 There were midwives in Europe who were writing and actively engaged in practice and teaching during this time. The most well-known of the early ones were French and German. French midwives included Louise Bourgeois (Louyse Bourgeois Boursier) and Madame Marguerite Le Boursier du Coudray. 10 Between 1610 and 1634, she wrote five books and advocated for midwives to be taught underlying theory to explain clinical situations and practice. 11 Madame Marguerite Le Boursier du Coudray taught midwifery throughout the provinces of France during the 1700s.

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Women in the colonies and early America had a low status within society. Society was patriarchal. A woman could not vote, was economically dependent on men, often had no property rights as once married any property she might have inherited became his—as did she. She was considered “the weaker sex” and inferior to men physically and intellectually. Her role was to bear children, manage the household, which, in less affluent families, meant to do the housework herself, take care of the children, take care of any livestock, take care of the kitchen garden, cook, bake, spin, sew, mend, make soap, wash, and tend the sick.

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