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Jacson, Maria Elizabethalocked

  • Ann B. Shteir


Jacson, Maria Elizabetha (1755–1829), writer on botany, was born at Bebington, Cheshire, the daughter of the Revd Simon Jacson and Anne Fitzherbert. Her family had held land and clerical livings in Cheshire and Derbyshire since the early seventeenth century; Maria grew up in the rectory at ...

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