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Trapnel, Annalocked

(fl. 1642–1660)
  • Stevie Davies


Trapnel, Anna (fl. 1642–1660), self-styled prophet, was born in Poplar, Stepney, Middlesex, apparently the only child of William Trapnel (d. before 1645?), shipwright, and a godly mother who exerted seminal influence by raising her daughter as a literate woman of middle rank and teaching her to think of herself as uniquely chosen....

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