Which of the following was true of a married woman in the colonial era?
(A) She would be sentenced to debtors? prison for debts incurred by her husband.
(B) She could vote as her husband?s proxy in elections.
(C) She generally lost control of her property when she married.
(D) She was the beneficiary by law of her husband?s estate.
(E) Her legal rights over her children were the same as those of her husband.