b.8 Oct 1800 Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
d.25 Nov 1877
m. 28 Dec 1784
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Abigail "Abba" Alcott (née May; October 8, 1800 – November 25, 1877) was the wife of Transcendentalist Amos Bronson Alcott and mother of four daughters, including Civil War novelist Louisa May Alcott. An activist for several causes, May was one of the first paid social workers in the state of Massachusetts.