His second wife, Madame de Montesson, whom he married secretly in 1773, was a clever woman and an authoress of some repute.
His wife Elisa Lee (1787-1860), an American authoress of some reputation, published after his death his lectures and sermons, with a biography written by herself (5 vols., Boston, 1846).
His mother, Sopha, authoress of The Englishwoman in Egypt (1844), was the sister of E.
He married Pauline Cassin, the authoress of the Peelle de Madeleine and other well-known novels.
Perhaps the most celebrated Polish authoress was Klementina Hoffmann, whose maiden name was Tanska, born at Warsaw in 1798.
Those at Jerusalem would seem to have been long established when described by the authoress of the Peregrinatio Silviae towards the end of the 4th century (see Palm Sunday, for the procession of palms).