Rights of Ancient Egyptian Women In Egypt, women had a right to: Keep anything they inherited from their parents when they married.   Share equally with their husband any wealth both partners acquired within their marriage.   Conduct business on their own.   Own and sell property.   Be a witness in a court case.   Represent themselves in court.   Make a will giving their wealth to whomever they wish.   Adopt children.   Go out in public and be in mixed company with men.   Keep their own name after their marriage.   Be supported by their ex-husband after a divorce.   Work at jobs other than being a housewife.   Seek any employment they are qualified for.  =================== Ours is a very liberal society as compared to other countries as can be seen in the rights we have as women. We have the right to keep anything inherited from our parents when we marry, share equally with their husband any wealth both partners acquired within our marriage, conduct business on our own. own and sell property, be a witness in a court case, represent ourselves in court, make a will giving their wealth to whomever they wish, adopt children, go out in public and be in mixed company with men, keep our own name after their marriage, be supported by their ex-husband after a divorce, work at jobs other than being a housewife and to seek any employment for which we are are qualified.  ===========
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