Lucy Burwell (Page) Saunders (1808-1885)

Mrs Lucy Burwell (Page) Saunders, Author, of Williamsburg, Virginia

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Her book Lenora and the Ghost (1876) is a Christmas story set in a fictionalized version of her childhood home, Rosewell. Her extensive descriptions of the house are an important source of information about the interior of the Rosewell Plantation, which burned in 1916.


Contributed by Mark Meredith on 09/02/2023 and last updated on 09/02/2023.