Jane Porter entry: Overview screen.
3 December 1775
JP was born in Durham
, the middle one of five children. She was not baptised until 17 January 1776, with the result that 1776 has often been given as the year of her birth.
24 May 1850
JP died in Bristol
, having outlived her younger sister, Anna Maria
, by nearly twenty years, and having been some time in bad health.