Ann Lee

Founder of the Shakers Ann Lee Full Name: Ann Lee


Profession: Founder of the Shakers
Why Famous: Leader of the United Society of Believers in Christ’s Second Appearing, or Shakers.

Born: February 29, 1736
Star Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Manchester, England

Died: September 8, 1784 (aged 48)

Historical Events in the Life of Ann Lee

  • 1774-08-06 Founder of the Shaker Movement, Mother Ann Lee, arrives in NY

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