Marguerite Kearns March 24, 2019

Interest in Quaker women activists like Edna Buckman Kearns will be heightened during 2020, especially with the emergence of a web site,, that is encouraging Quaker women across the nation to shed light on the women of the first wave of the women’s rights movement,

Edna’s granddaughter, Marguerite Kearns, has is going into her tenth year of blogging on—what she calls a labor of love.

Many Quaker women were prominent in the first wave of the women’s rights movement in the United States.

Suffrage Wagon News Channel ( has been publishing since 2009.