in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Religion. 720 words.
Cutler, Ann (1759–1794), hand-loom weaver and Methodist evangelist, was born in Thornley, near Longridge, in the parish of Chipping, Lancashire; nothing is known of her parents. After...
in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Religion; Composition. 1130 words.
Swan, Timothy (23 July 1758–23 July 1842), hat maker and composer, was born in Worcester, Massachusetts, the son of William Swan, a goldsmith, and Levina Keyes. By age eleven he was...