Show Summary Details

Page of

Printed from Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 28 January 2021

Croker [née Sheppard], Bithia Marylocked

(c. 1848–1920)
  • Rosemary Cargill Raza


Croker [née Sheppard], Bithia Mary (c. 1848–1920), novelist, was born in Ireland, the second child and only daughter of the Revd William Sheppard (1811–1860) and his wife, Bithia, née Watson. Her father, who had begun his career as a barrister, then entered the ...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription

J. Burke, (1899); 2nd edn (1904); 3rd edn (1912); 4th edn (1958); 5th edn as (1976)
National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London