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date: 21 October 2020

La Fite, Marie Elisabeth de [née Marie Elisabeth le Boué]locked

  • Clarissa Campbell Orr


La Fite, Marie Elisabeth de [née Marie Elisabeth le Boué] (1737–1794), author, translator, and governess, was born on 21 August 1737 in Hamburg (or perhaps Altona), the daughter of Alexander le Boué, merchant, and his wife, Marie Elisabeth, née Cottin. Both parents originated from the ...

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Gentleman's Magazine
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