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O'Keeffe, Adelaidelocked

(1776–1865)
  • Clare L. Taylor

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O'Keeffe, Adelaide (1776–c. 1855), poet and novelist, was born at Eustace Street, Dublin, on 5 November 1776, the only daughter and third child of Irish parents, the dramatist and actor John O'Keeffe (1747–1833) and Mary Heaphy (1757–1813), actress. Her younger brother Gerald...

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V. Blain, P. Clements, & I. Grundy, eds., (1990)
British Library, London