Richard Brinsley Sheridan letters to Hester Jane Ogle Sheridan
- 1797-1804 and undated
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Conditions Governing Access
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Biographical / Historical
Sheridan's second wife was Hester Jane Ogle (born ca. 1775 - died 1817) whom he called "Hecca," the daughter of the dean of Winchester. They married on 1795 April 27.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Sheridan, Richard Brinsley, 1751-1816. Richard Brinsley Sheridan letters to Hester Jane Ogle Sheridan, circa 1797-1804: Guide.
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