Elizabeth Thomas entry: Overview screen.
31 August 1675
ET was born in London
; she was her parents' only surviving child.
25 April 1699 John Norris of Bemerton
(in the course of a letter discussing philosophy and poetry) congratulated the young ET on her "pregnant Genius for Poetry."
3 February 1731
ET died in London
, in poverty.
July 1731-February 1732 Curll
published in two volumes the recently-dead ET's correspondence with her late fiancé
(and other works) under the intriguing title of Pylades and Corinna