The Historical Monograph: The Ordeal of Elizabeth MarshA Woman in World History<br />Cara Marzion<br />
Elizabeth Marsh<br /><ul><li>She was conceived in Jamaica
Her family then moved to England where she was born in 1735
Her dad was a merchant in the Royal Navy
Her and her family then moved to</li></ul>an island off Spain called Menorca<br />when she was 20 years old, until<br />th...
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  1. 1. The Historical Monograph: The Ordeal of Elizabeth MarshA Woman in World History<br />Cara Marzion<br />
  2. 2. Elizabeth Marsh<br /><ul><li>She was conceived in Jamaica
  3. 3. Her family then moved to England where she was born in 1735
  4. 4. Her dad was a merchant in the Royal Navy
  5. 5. Her and her family then moved to</li></ul>an island off Spain called Menorca<br />when she was 20 years old, until<br />they were forced out after a French<br />invasion, they then moved to Gibraltar<br /><ul><li>She became the most well traveled</li></ul>woman of her time by chance and<br />decisions she made<br />
  6. 6. Leaving Menorca<br /><ul><li>Because of her path she has no worries about sailing back on a ship since she has been sailing on Royal Navy ships her whole life
  7. 7. Leaves on the ship Ann which is led by a man names James Crisp a British </li></ul>merchant<br /><ul><li>The ship becomes lost</li></ul>from all other merchant<br />ships, this leaves them<br />vulnerable to attack<br /><ul><li>They are hijacked by </li></ul>Moroccanpirates<br /><ul><li>She had to live on the </li></ul>Moroccan ship in a small <br />room with three other men<br /><ul><li>James Crisp and Elizabeth must </li></ul>pretend to be married <br />to escape <br />
  8. 8. Traveling to India<br /><ul><li>After her and her husband went bankrupt he moved to India to join the East India Company
  9. 9. She was living in England with her children where she wrote a book about her captivity in Morocco
  10. 10. The money she earned from the book she used to travel to India where her husband was
  11. 11. They were not able to rekindle their romance so she set out to travel East India
  12. 12. She became the first women to do so extensively</li></li></ul><li>The End<br /><ul><li>In 1783 Elizabeth Marsh noticed cancer in her breast
  13. 13. She went to Calcutta for her mastectomy where it was performed without any anesthesia
  14. 14. It was not normal for women to </li></ul>live long through this procedure <br />because usually women who went <br />through this procedure put it off <br />till last minute for obvious reasons, <br />however, Elizabeth lived for a few <br />months<br /><ul><li>She died April 30th 1785 at the age </li></ul>of 49<br /><ul><li>There are no pictures of her today
  15. 15. Her tombstone has also disappeared</li>

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