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date: 03 August 2020

Blake [née Boucher], Catherine Sophialocked

(1762–1831)
  • Robert N. Essick

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Blake [née Boucher], Catherine Sophia (1762–1831), wife and assistant to William Blake, was born in Battersea, Surrey, on 25 April 1762, and baptized there at St Mary's Church on 16 May 1762, the thirteenth child of William Boucher (1714–1794), a market gardener, and his wife, ...

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