Susanna Caroline Matilda: The Colonial Grifter Princess

Charlotte Sophia of Mecklenberg-Strelitz (1744 - 1818), Queen consort of George III from 1761. Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images

Have you ever dreamed about shedding your old identity, casting aside your obligations and becoming an entirely different person? Susanna Caroline Matilda, narrowly escaping death after stealing from the Queen, did just that upon arriving at the American colonies. Join Ben, Casey and returning guest Christopher Hassiotis as they unravel the strange story of the Colonial Grifter Princess.