remained a prolific poet all her life. As well as her contributions for George Thomson
(below) she wrote the words for the composer Edward Smith Biggs
's Collection of Melodies, chiefly Russian (1806 or...
Family and Intimate relationships
Mary Anne Schimmelpenninck
Springing from a distinguished Quaker family, MAS
had a large circle of cousins who made a name for themselves in one way or another. Her cousins included the writer Priscilla Wakefield
, and the sisters...
had long been like another sister to EH
, who now also became a friend of Priscilla Gurney
Beale, Catherine Hutton, editor. Catherine Hutton and Her Friends. Cornish Brothers, 1895.
147, 159, 192
She seems later to have become the friend of another Quaker...