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Elizabeth Ashbridge was an early eighteenth-century Quaker minister whose preaching was highly valued and who wrote her life-story for the edification of others.
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1713 Elizabeth Sampson (later EA) was born at Middlewich in Cheshire, "of honest Parents." Bibliographic Citation link.
16 May 1755 EA died on her Quaker missionary journey around Ireland, at a Friend's house in County Carlow. Bibliographic Citation link.
1774 Apparently, EA's autobiographical text first appeared nearly twenty years after her death, as Some Account of the Early Part of the Life of Elizabeth Ashbridge, published at Nantwich in Cheshire. Bibliographic Citation link.
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