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White, Dorothy (d. 1686?), religious writer

Catie Gill

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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White, Dorothy (d. 1686?), religious writer, about whose life and parentage very few details are known, was the second most prolific Quaker woman writer in the seventeenth century; yet there are few Quaker figures as unknown. The standard biographical sources, usually quite comprehensive, merely confirm her obscurity; the major source for ...

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Subjects: Religious Studies

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