Mary Palmer entry: Overview screen.
9 February 1716
Mary Reynolds (later Palmer) was born at Plympton Erle or Earl
(now swallowed by Plymouth
), the third child and the eldest daughter among eleven children.
A sample of MP's local writing appeared in print at Exeter
and London as A Dialogue in the Devonshire Dialect
in 23 pages, ascribed only to 'a Lady'.