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Richardson [née Scott], Catherine Elizalocked

(1777–1853)
  • J. R. de J. Jackson

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Richardson [née Scott], Catherine Eliza (1777–1853), poet and novelist, was born at Forge House in the parish of Canonbie, Dumfriesshire, on 24 November 1777. She was one of the seven children of James Scott (d. 1799), captain and JP, and Phoebe Dixon...

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