Barbarina Brand, Baroness Dacre entry: Overview screen.
9 May 1768
Barbarina Ogle (later BBBD) was born, the third daughter in a family of six children who lived to grow up.
This seems to have been the earliest date that Barbarina Wilmot (later BBBD) attached to a poem in her printed collection. She gives this date to a sonnet inspired by a dream.
Two years after implying that her Translations from the Italian
would be her final publication, BBBD had fifty copies privately printed of a three-act play for children called Frogs and Bulls. A Liliputian Piece