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Jewsbury [married name Fletcher], Maria Janelocked

(1800–1833)
  • Joanne Wilkes

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Jewsbury [married name Fletcher], Maria Jane (1800–1833), writer and literary reviewer, was born at Measham, near the Derbyshire and Leicestershire border, on 25 October 1800, the eldest of the six surviving children of Thomas Jewsbury (d. 1840), a cotton manufacturer, and his wife, ...

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