Stéphanie-Félicité de Genlis entry: Overview screen.
21 January 1746
Caroline Stéphanie Félicité Ducrest (later SFG) was born the eldest of her family at Champcéry
, near Autun
, in the French
region of Burgundy
SFG published in Paris
a collection of playlets loosely based on Bible
stories, for children to act: Drames sacrés à l'usage des jeunes personnes
The nearly eighty-year-old SFG published her memoirs: Mémoires inédits . . . sur le dix-huitième siècle
31 December 1830
SFG died in Paris
; some sources say her death was after midnight and give it the next day's, and year's, date.