Catharine Parr Traill entry: Overview screen.
9 January 1802
Catharine Parr Strickland, later CPT, was born in Rotherhithe
, near London, into a large family, shortly before they all moved to Suffolk
January 1836 Charles Knight
published a volume of CPT's letters as The Backwoods of Canada: Being Letters from the Wife of an Emigrant Officer, Illustrative of the Domestic Economy of British America