Alcott

biographical name (1)
Al·cott | \ˈȯl-kət, ˈal-, -ˌkät\

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Amos Bronson 1799–1888 American teacher and philosopher

Alcott

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Definition of Alcott (Entry 2 of 2)

Louisa May 1832–1888 daughter of Bronson Alcott American author

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