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Shortly before 6 June 1767
SP was born in Sheffield
. This was the day of her baptism in the cathedral there.
21 May 1788
SP dated the poem which seems to have been her first to appear in print: "Sonnet to Painting", which was published under the pseudonym of 'Angelina' in the Sheffield Register
on 7 June 1788.
21 May 1833
SP died at the age of sixty-five. She was buried three days later at Attercliffe
(which is now part of Sheffield
), in the family gravesite.