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Person Detail: Susanna Haswell Rowson

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Full Name: Susanna Haswell Rowson
Biography:
(1762-1824) Writer. A New Englander, Susanna Rowson lived in Manhattan, New York, and wrote "Charlotte Temple" (1791), which could be the first novel based in New York City. It went through 150 editions and was a best seller for 50 years until Stowe's "Uncle Tom's Cabin."
Author's Timeline:
1762 (Unknown) County
Susanna Haswell was born in England in 1762. 
1824 (Unknown) County
Susanna Rowson died in Boston, Massachusetts in 1824. 
1791 (Unknown) County
Charlotte Temple
Novel first published under the title "Charlotte, A Tale of Truth." It could be the first novel based in New York City. 
1786 (Unknown) County
Victoria
Novel. 
1786 (Unknown) County
Susanna Haswell married William Rowson in 1786. 
1824 (Unknown) County
Susanna Rowson was interred at Forest Hills Cemetery in Boston, Massachusetts. 
1788 (Unknown) County
The Inquisitor
Fiction. 
1789 (Unknown) County
Mary, or, The Test of Honour
Fiction. 
1791 (Unknown) County
Mentoria
Fiction. 
1792 (Unknown) County
Rebecca, or, The Fille de Chambre
Fiction. 
1794 (Unknown) County
Slaves of Algiers
Play. 
1795 (Unknown) County
Trials of the Human Heart
Fiction. 
1788 (Unknown) County
A Trip to Parnassus
Collection of poetry. 
1813 (Unknown) County
Sarah
Fiction. 
? New York County
Ms. Rowson lived in Manhattan, New York. 

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