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Frances Burnett, 1849-1924

Nationality: English
Date of Birth: 1849.11.24
Place of Birth: Manchester, England
Date of Death: 1924.10.29
Place of Death:

Identity:

Frances Eliza Burnett, née Hodgson, was an author and playwright. She married Dr Swan Moses Burnett in 1873 although they were later divorced.

Life:

She is referred to in JW's correspondence in 1883.

Bibliography:

Encyclopedia Britannica, 1911, online edition, http://14.1911encyclopedia.org (accessed August 2004).