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  • Ann Denne (Austen) (b. - 1568)
  • Catherine Austen (1608 - 1627)
  • Jane Austen (1775 - 1817)
    From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jane Austen (16 December 1775 – 18 July 1817) was an English novelist whose works of romantic fiction set among the gentry earned her a place as one of th...
  • Jemima Knowles (1640 - 1705)
    Jemima was christened on the same day as her sister Keziah but we do not know if they were twins or not. They were christened January 24, 1641

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I am writing the first book from the American point of view about 19th century rotunda panoramas. These were the biggest paintings in the world, 50 x 400=20,000 square feet, housed in their own rotundas which were 16-sided polygons. Chicago in 1893 had 6 panorama companies and 6 panorama rotundas.Edward James Austen,born in London 1850,died in 1930, was a panorama artist who worked for Howard H. Gross in Englewood, a suburb of Chicago. I have info to share.