Reference Entry

Prescott, Oliveria Louisa (1842–1917), composer and writer

Sophie Fuller

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Prescott, Oliveria Louisa (1842–1917), composer and writer, was born on 3 September 1842 at 13 Oxford Square, Paddington, Middlesex, the daughter of Frederick Joseph Prescott of the War Office and his wife, Elizabeth Oliveria, née Russell. Little is known about her early life before she entered the ...

Reference Entry.  580 words. 

Subjects: Composition

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