CAMPBELL (MORRIESON), ELIZA CONSTANTIA (1796 - 1864), author

Name: Eliza Constantia Campbell
Date of birth: 1796
Date of death: 1864
Spouse: Hugh Morrieson
Spouse: Robert Campbell
Child: Lewis Campbell
Parent: Richard Pryce
Gender: Female
Occupation: author
Area of activity: Literature and Writing
Author: Robert Thomas Jenkins

Born 8 January 1796, she was the daughter of Richard Pryce of Gunley near Forden (one of whose ancestors, Capt. Richard Pryce, was a prominent Montgomeryshire Roundhead). She was twice m.: first (1826) to Commander Robert Campbell, R.N. (d. 1832), a cousin of Thomas Campbell the poet — one of their sons was Lewis Campbell the Greek scholar; and secondly (1844) to Capt. Hugh Morrieson, E.I.C. (d. 1859).

She published Stories from the History of Wales, 1833, reissued in 1837 as Tales about Wales. She d. in 1864.

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Published date: 1959

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