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 Mary Lamb

Mary Lamb

Birth
London, City of London, Greater London, England
Death 20 May 1847 (aged 79)
London, City of London, Greater London, England
Burial Edmonton, London Borough of Enfield, Greater London, England
Memorial ID 6568 · View Source
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Author. Co-wrote 'Tales from Shakespeare,' with her brother Charles, which was the standard introduction to the poet's work for Victorian children. In 1796 in a manic fit, Mary stabbed their mother to death and Charles saved her from the madhouse by volunterring to care for her.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 6 Oct 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6568
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Lamb (3 Dec 1767–20 May 1847), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6568, citing All Saints Churchyard, Edmonton, London Borough of Enfield, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .