New York State Women's History

Sybil Ludington Statue ...A NYS Women's History Site
Sybil Ludington
Route 52 Carmel NY

Type: Statue

Category/Significance: women's rights; military

Sybil Ludington, daughter of Col. Henry Ludington, was a heroine of the American Revolutionary War. She has been celebrated as the female Paul Revere because of her ride through Putnam and Dutchess Counties to warn the militia that British troops were burning Danbury, Connecticuti in 1777. ...learn more>>

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