Paul Cuffe (January 1759 – September was a Quaker businessman, sea captain, patriot, and abolitionist. He was of Aquinnah Wampanoag and West African Ashanti descent and helped colonize Sierra Leone. Cuffe built a lucrativ
1616 Lucy Harrington, Countess of Bedford National Portrait Gallery, London. Court dress in 1603 was based on the wheel farthingale; in 1616 court dress is based on a hooped skirt with a conical shape maybe from a plain farthingale.