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Bentley, Elizabethlocked

(bap. 1767, d. 1839)
  • Donna Landry

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Bentley, Elizabeth (bap. 1767, d. 1839), poet, was baptized on 26 November 1767 at All Saints', Norwich, the only child of Daniel Bentley (bap. 1735, d. 1783), a journeyman cordwainer, and his second wife, Elizabeth Lawrence, the daughter of a Norwich cooper. Most of what is known of ...

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