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date: 20 September 2019

Lee, Sophia Priscillalocked

(bap. 1750, d. 1824)
  • April Alliston


Lee, Sophia Priscilla (bap. 1750, d. 1824), novelist and playwright, was baptized on 13 May 1750 at St Paul's Church, Covent Garden, London, the second of five surviving children of the actors John Lee (1725–1781) and Anna Sophia Lee (b. c.1725, ...

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