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22 May 1644
Frances Freke, later FLN, was born at Oxford
, the third of five daughters to survive their infancy out of a family of ten children.
After April 1699
Frances, Lady Norton, published a beautifully-produced volume in memory of her deceased daughter, Grace, Lady Gethin
, its compiler: Misery's Virtues Whetstone. Reliquiae Gethinianae
Frances, Lady Norton, published her final, least-known work: A Miscellany of Poems, Compos'd, and Work'd with a Needle, on the Backs and Seats &c. of Several Chairs and Stools
; the only copy known to survive is in Bristol Central Library
Frances, Lady Norton, died in her late eighties.