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date: 15 July 2020

Fenwick [née Jaco], Elizalocked

(1766–1840)
  • Pamela Clemit
  •  and Jenny McAuley

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Fenwick [née Jaco], Eliza (1766–1840), novelist, educator, and children’s author, was born in Lancaster on 1 February 1766. She was the only surviving child of the itinerant Methodist preacher Peter Jaco (1729–1781), son of Nicholas Jaco (b. 1693...

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