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					Jane Austen
In 1775: In 1783: In 1801: Jane Austen was born December 16th at Steventon, Hampshire, England Jane and Cassandra were sent to Oxford to be educated by Mrs. Ann Cawley Mr. Austen decided to retire and to hand over the parish to the care of his eldest Son James. In 1805: In 1805: Mr. Austen died Mrs. Austen and her daughters, now much poorer, rented a house in Southampton which they shared with Jane's naval brother Francis and his young bride. In 1809: In 1816: On1817: Edward offered his widowed mother and sisters a cottage Jane became ill and in spite of Cassandra's devoted care her health deteriorated. Jane Austen died aged 42.


				
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