Anne Steele entry: Overview screen.
By mid-May 1717
AS was born at Broughton
, the younger of her parents' two surviving children.
By October 1759
AS published, as 'Theodosia', Poems on Subjects Chiefly Devotional
, in two volumes (for hymns and poems respectively), with 1760 on the title-page.
11 November 1778
AS died at her lifelong home in Broughton
; the prefatory material to her Works
states that she was glad to die.