Published several autobiographical accounts of her life as the wife of a farmer and colonial administrator in New Zealand, the West Indies and Africa.
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1785 - 1854
Jamaican-born widow of a prominent slave-owner; resident in Britain following the death of her husband in 1818. Accused - and acquitted - of the cruel treatment of some enslaved people whom she brought to Britain with her.
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