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Knowles [née Morris], Mary (1733–1807), poet

Charlotte Fell-Smith

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Knowles [née Morris], Mary (1733–1807), poet, was born on 5 May 1733, the eldest daughter of Moses and Mary Morris of Rugeley, Staffordshire. Her talent for needlework was brought to the attention of Queen Charlotte, for whom she was commissioned to produce worsted portraits of ...

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