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Hawkins, Susannalocked

(1787–1868)
  • T. W. Bayne
  • , revised by Sarah Couper

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Hawkins, Susanna (1787–1868), poet, was the daughter of John Hawkins, a blacksmith near Burnswark near Ecclefechan, Dumfriesshire. She was in early life a herd- and dairymaid at Gillesbie but later improved on her basic education to become an author in her middle age. The owner of the ...

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