Felicia Dorothea Browne Hemans

25 Sep 1793 - 16 May 1835
Felicia Dorothea Browne Hemans (1793-1835) was born 25 Sep. 1793 in Liverpool, Lancashire, England. She was the daughter of George Browne and Felicity Dorothea Wagner. She married Alfred Hemans on 30 Jul. 1812, and they had five children. She died 16 May 1835 in Dublin, Co. Dublin, Ireland. She was one of the eminent women for whom Wilford Woodruff initiated proxy temple ordinance work in Aug. 1877.

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