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
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 married: first (1826) to Commander Robert Campbell, R.N. (died 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. (died 1859).
She published Stories from the History of Wales, 1833, reissued in 1837 as Tales about Wales. She died in 1864.
- Emeritus Professor Robert Thomas Jenkins, (1881 - 1969)
- R. Williams, Montgomeryshire Worthies (1894);
Catalogue of Printed Literature in the Welsh Department, Cardiff Free Libraries (1898).
- Wikipedia Article: Eliza Constantia Campbell
- Wikidata: Q20732687
Published date: 1959
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