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Mary Surratt ran the boardinghouse where the conspirators planned the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. Tried along the active conspirators, Surratt was convicted and became the first woman ever executed by the federal government.

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Assassin's Accomplice by Kate Clifford Larson.
The true story of Mary Surratt, a shadowy figure behind the assassination of Abraham Lincoln--and the first woman executed by the federal government....