Have No Fear, Kate Barry is Here!

Catherine Barry for Most Valuable Woman of the Rev. War

Catherine Moore Barry

Who is Catherine Moore Barry?
  • Gathered General Morgans' Troops For Battle
  • Warned the town/militia of the coming of the British
  • Helped in making a plan for defeating the British
  • Knew all the land to help the attacks
  • Messenger during the Revolution
  • Spy
  • Helped set a trap for the British
  • Powerful woman
  • Friend of George Washington
  • Husband was commanding officer of Revolutionary War

THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR

Legend

Catherine Moore Barry was a brilliant woman. Legend says that Kate tied her newborn baby to the bedpost while making history.

HISTORY

  • Daughter of Charles and Mary Moore
  • Eldest of 10 children
  • Married Andrew Barry when she was 15
  • Had 1 child
  • Died in hometown at age 83, in 1823

BATTLE OF COWPENS

BRAVE

Catherine Moore Barry was rewarded a medal for Bravery in South Carolina.

INTELLEGENT

Kate helped the militia make a plan for the coming of the British.

Catherine Moore Barry

BRILLIANT, BRAVE, AND AN AMAZING WOMAN

VOTE FOR CATHERINE MOORE BARRY!

Catherine Moore Barry was a strong, independent woman. She was called upon often to aid her husband against the British. A spy, and a messenger, Kate also took a huge task of gathering the militia for the coming of the British.