She moved with her children to Wilkinsburg a village outside Pittsburgh and started a store. She publiJane Swisshelmd her autobiography in 1881. They moved to Louisville Kentucky in 1838.
Cloud Minnesota where Jane Swisshelm founded a string of newspapers and regularly wrote for them. While working for the federal government in Washington DC during the administration of President Andrew Johnson SwisJane Swisshelmlm founded her last newspaper Reconstructionist.