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date: 05 July 2020

Loudon [née Webb], Janelocked

(1807–1858)
  • Ann B. Shteir

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Loudon [née Webb], Jane (1807–1858), writer on botany and magazine editor, was born on 19 August 1807 at Ritwell House, near Birmingham. Her mother died when she was twelve, and her father, Thomas Webb, a businessman, suffered financial reverses a few years later. Little is known of ...

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