Charlotte Brooke entry: Overview screen.
Probably between 1750 and 1760
CB was born at Rantavan
, one of the last of a large family of children and apparently the youngest survivor.
CB contributed anonymous translations of Irish poems to Historical Memoirs of the Irish Bards
, edited by Joseph C. Walker
21 August 1788
The Dublin Chronicle
reported the proposals for CB's Reliques of Irish Poetry
, mentioning that a beautiful Irish type would be used for the printing.
29 March 1793
CB died of a "malignant fever".