Reference Entry

Evelyn [née Browne], Mary (c. 1635-1709), correspondent

Joan Perkins

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Evelyn [née Browne], Mary (c. 1635-1709), correspondent, was the only child of Sir Richard Browne (1605-1683) and his wife, Elizabeth, née Pretyman (1610-1652). Mary spent most of her childhood and adolescence in France, where her father represented Charles I. She married John Evelyn (1620-1706) on 27 June 1647 in Paris; ...

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Subjects: biography ; history

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