Dickens, Mary

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Dickens, Mary Gender: F
born on 6 March 1838 at 01:00 (= 01:00 AM )
Place London, England, 51n30, 0w10
Timezone LMT m0w10 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 15°03' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 16°58 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 02°11'


English writer. The eldest daughter of English novelist Charles Dickens and his wife Catherine, she was nicknamed 'Mamie.' She wrote a book of reminiscences about her father, and, with her aunt Georgina Hogarth, edited the first collection of his letters. She died on 23 July 1896.

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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield cites a letter by her father dated 6 March 1838 transcribed in "The Letters of Charles Dickens: 1820-1839, Volume 1" (1965), p. 384: "Doughty Street, Tuesday Morning. My Dear Sir. We were all right here at One o'Clock this morning, when I had an instalment of posterity in the shape of a daughter."


  • Vocation : Writers : Biographer
  • Vocation : Writers : Publisher/ Editor (Co-edited the first collection of Charles Dickens' letters)