Agnes Strickland entry: Overview screen.
19 August 1796
AS was born on the Kentish
outskirts of London
, the second surviving (though she called herself the third) in a family which grew to comprise six sisters and two brothers.
AS published The Seven Ages of Woman, and Other Poems
13 July 1874
AS died some time after suffering a fall and a stroke; her sister Elizabeth
survived until the following year.