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Lady Anne Clifford's known writings (clustered in two periods: her youth in the early seventeenth century and her old age after the Restoration) consist of diaries, yearly summaries or 'chronicles', and an autobiography which relates family history, and part of her life. Bibliographic Citation link.
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30 January 1590 LAC was born at Skipton Castle in Craven, in the North Riding of Yorkshire. Bibliographic Citation link.
1603 The child LAC left a surviving summary of this year's events; it may or may not be the first such document she wrote. Bibliographic Citation link.
January-March 1676 For the last three months of her life, LAC wrote a daily diary entry without fail. Bibliographic Citation link.
22 March 1676 LAC died at Brougham Castle in Westmorland. Bibliographic Citation link.  scholarly note link.
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