Patrick Henry, Oil Painting by George Bagby Mathews Circa 1891- Image via Wikipedia

The Founding Father Who Kept His Wife Locked In A Basement For 4 Years

A champion of freedom turned to unconventional methods when his spouse developed mental health issues

Andrew Martin
4 min readJan 22, 2022

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Early American statesman Patrick Henry is best known in the annals of history for passionately exclaiming, “Give me liberty or give me death,” when attending the second Virginia…

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Andrew Martin

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