Author: Annie Maria Armitt
Author: Annie Maria Armitt (1850–1933)
Alternate Name(s): Annie M. Harris (married name)
Biography: Annie Maria Armitt was born in 1850 in Salford, Lancashire. She and her two sisters—Sophia and Mary Louise—were gifted naturalists. Armitt worked as a teacher, journalist, and novelist. In 1877, she married physician Stanford Harris and the couple moved to Cumbria. In later years, a widow, she lived with her sisters. She died in 1933.
References: Allibone; M.B. Ogilvie, The Biographical Dictionary of Women in Science (2000); Wellesley
- The Garden at Monkholme: A Novel. 3 vol. London: Samuel Tinsley, 1878.
- In Shallow Waters. 2 vol. London: F. V. White, 1885.
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