Oswald, Elizabeth

Married Eleazer Oswald, her father’s apprentice (1771). He began to publish the Independent Gazeteer in Philadelphia (1782).

Sought Franklin’s help when her husband was sued for libel by Andrew Browne (1788).

Published the Independent Gazeteer for a year after the death of her husband (1795-96).

Daughter of New York printer and publisher, John Holt.