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Hill, Rosamond Davenport (1825–1902), social reformer and educational administrator, born in Chelsea on 4 August 1825, was the eldest of the three daughters of Matthew Davenport Hill (1792–1872) and Margaret Bucknall (d. 1867). Her father, the first recorder of Birmingham, was the eldest child of ...


Jane Martineau (1812–1882) by unknown photographer Royal Holloway College; photograph National Portrait Gallery, London


Martineau, Jane (1812–1882), college administrator, was born in London, the first child of the seven children of John Martineau (1789–1831), sugar refiner and mechanical engineer, and his wife, Jane (1792–1868), daughter of Samuel Taylor. She was educated at Miss Byerley's school at Stratford upon Avon...