Anna Brassey entry: Overview screen.
7 October 1839
Anna Allnutt (later AB) was born.
By 6 April 1878
AB's A Voyage in the "Sunbeam": Our Home on the Ocean for Eleven Months
was published in the form of a diary, with a preface by her husband Thomas
, and almost two hundred illustrations.
14 September 1887
After suffering from malarial fever, AB died at sea en route for Mauritius
, leaving her later journals and a draft of her final literary work.