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Barber, Mary (c. 1685–1755), poet

Bryan Coleborne

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Barber, Mary (c. 1685–1755), poet, is of unknown parentage. She married Rupert Barber (d. 1777?), a Dublin woollen draper, and lived in Werburgh Street, Dublin, from at least 1705 to at least 1724. In 1719 her husband acquired rights to property at ...

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