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date: 22 October 2019

Fletcher [née Dawson], Elizabeth [Eliza]locked

(1770–1858)
  • Pam Perkins

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Fletcher [née Dawson], Elizabeth [Eliza] (1770–1858), poet and autobiographer, was born on 15 January 1770 in Oxton, Yorkshire, the only child of a land surveyor named Dawson (d. 1798) and his wife (d. 1770), whose maiden name was Hill. Mrs Dawson...

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