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Wheeler [née Cowherd], Agnes [Ann]locked

(bap. 1734, d. 1804)
  • Roy Palmer

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Wheeler [née Cowherd], Agnes [Ann] (bap. 1734, d. 1804), writer on dialect, was baptized at Cartmel Priory church, Lancashire, on 3 July 1734. She was the daughter of Edward and Eleanor Cowherd (sometimes spelled Coward) of Church Town, Cartmel. Nothing is known of her education, and details of her life are sparse. At some stage she travelled to ...

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