1769–1853
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No­vem­ber 12, 1769, Norwich, Norfolk, Eng­land.

De­cem­ber 2, 1853, Castle Meadow, Norwich, Norfolk, Eng­land.

Quaker Burial Ground, Chatham Street, Norwich, Norfolk, Eng­land.

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Daughter of a physician, Amelia married painter John Opie in May 1798. Originally she was a Unitarian, but in 1814 joined the Society of Friends (Quakers). She lived most of the rest of her life in Castle Meadow, Norwich. Her works in­clude:

  1. There Seems a Voice in Every Gale