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Piozzi [née Salusbury; other married name Thrale], Hester Lynch (1741–1821), writer

Michael J. Franklin

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/22309

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Piozzi [née Salusbury; other married name Thrale], Hester Lynch (1741–1821), writer, was born on 16 January 1741 at Bodfel Hall, near Pwllheli, Caernarvonshire, the only child of Hester Maria, née Cotton (1707–1773), and John Salusbury (1707–1762) of Bachegraig, Flintshire. Her parents (who were cousins) were both descended from ...

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