Caroline Elizabeth Sarah Norton (22 March 1808 – 15 June 1877 / London)
Caroline Elizabeth Sarah Norton was a famous British society beauty, feminist, social reformer, and author of the early and mid nineteenth century.
Youth and Marriage
Caroline was born in London, England to Thomas Sheridan and Caroline Henrietta Callander. Her father was an actor, soldier, and colonial administrator, and the son of the prominent Irish playwright and Whig statesman Richard Brinsley Sheridan. Her mother was Scottish, the daughter of a landed gentleman, Col. Sir James Callander of Craigforth and Lady Elizabeth MacDonnell, the sister of an Irish peer, Lord Antrim. Mrs. Sheridan authored three short novels described by one her daughter's biographers... more »
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- A Destiny
- A Voice From The Factories
- An Emblem of Life
- As When From Dreams Awaking
- Description Of A Lost Friend
- Escape From The Snares Of Love
- First Love
- I Cannot Love Thee!
- I do not love Thee
- I Was Not False To Thee
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