Francis [née Jervis], Eliza Warren (1810–1900), author of domestic manuals and journal editor, was born on 23 December 1810 in Wells, Somerset, where she was baptized on 19 June 1811, the first of six surviving children of John Jervis (b....
Marianne Van Remoortel
A. H. T. Robb-Smith
Glasse [née Allgood], Hannah (bap. 1708, d. 1770), writer on cookery and costumier, born at Greville Street, Hatton Garden, London, was baptized at St Andrew's Church, Holborn, on 24 March 1708, the daughter of Isaac Allgood (1683–1725) and Hannah Reynolds. The Allgoods...
Innes, Jocasta Claire Traill (1934–2013), journalist, cookery writer, and interior design writer, was born on 21 May 1934 in Nanking (Nanjing), China, the eldest of four children of Paul Joseph Anthony Innes (1906–1977), a Shell Oil executive, and his wife, Alice Eileen, née...
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Mary Wondrausch (1923–2016), by Anne-Katrin Purkiss, 2013
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Wondrausch (née Lambert), Mary Angela (1923–2016), potter, painter, and writer on food, was born on 17 December 1923 at 17 Cyril Mansions, Battersea, London, the second child of Harold Charles Lambert (1877–1937), aviation and motor engineer, and his wife, ...