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date: 13 August 2020

Sleepe [married name Burney], Estherlocked

  • Amy Erickson


Sleepe [married name Burney], Esther (1725–1762), fan-maker, is best remembered today as the wife of the musician and writer Charles Burney (1726–1814), and mother of the novelist Frances Burney (1752–1840). Esther was christened on 1 August 1725...

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