Marianne Chambers entry: Overview screen.
5 November 1778
Mary Anne Chambers (who later called herself Marianne) was baptised at the church of Saint Augustine the Less
. She was presumably born shortly before this; her parents had been married a little over a year.
MC published by subscription through Dilly
her only novel, He Deceives Himself. A Domestic Tale
, dedicated to her godfather, Thomas Powell
2 March 1811
MC's second five-act play, Ourselves, A Comedy
, opened at the Lyceum
with actors from the Theatre Royal
31 March 1811
MC was buried in the church of her baptism, Saint Augustine the Less
. She must have died just before this date, less than a month after her second play opened in London.