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ED 250 02 07

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ED 250 02 07


Papers of Margaretta Brown, 1774 - 1855



Administrative / Biographical history

Born 2 May 1774, the oldest daughter of Sir Charles Brown, Margaretta spent much of her youth abroad. On her father's return home she kept house for him in Norfolk but also spent a good deal of her time staying with her sister and brother-in-law. She died 16 April 1855.


1824 - 1852

Associated material

MS 421 contains around 100 volumes of her diary

Publication note

Extracts from her diary describing her stays at Eton have been printed in Etoniana.
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