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Garnett, (Frances) Theresa (1888–1966), suffragette, was born on 17 May 1888 at 33 Stanningley Road, Armley, Leeds, the daughter of Joshua Garnett (b. 1862), an iron planer, and his wife, Frances Theresa, née Armstead. Theresa Garnett was educated at a convent school and was for some time a teacher....

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Teresa Mary Billington- Greig (1876–1964) by unknown photographer The Women's Library, London Metropolitan University

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Greig, Teresa Mary Billington- (1876–1964), suffragette and political theorist, was born at 197 Friargate, Preston, Lancashire, on 15 October 1876, the second daughter of William Billington, variously described as an engineer, shopkeeper, and shipping clerk, and his wife, Helen (or Ellen) Wilson. She was educated until the age of thirteen at the ...

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Neilans, Alison Roberta Noble (1884–1942), suffragist and social reformer, was born at Ellesmere, Friern Road, East Dulwich, Surrey, on 19 June 1884, the only daughter of Robert Neilans (1843–c.1896), a commercial traveller, and his wife, Alison Ferguson, née Noble (b...

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Alison Roberta Noble Neilans (1884–1942) by unknown photographer, 1908 Mary Evans/The Women's Library

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Johanna Mary Sheehy- Skeffington (1877–1946) by Poole Studio courtesy of the National Library of Ireland

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Skeffington, Johanna Mary [Hanna] Sheehy- [née Johanna Mary Sheehy] (1877–1946), suffragist and Irish nationalist, was born on 24 May 1877 in the Millhouse, Kanturk, co. Cork, the eldest of four daughters and two sons of David Sheehy (1844–1932), mill owner, and his wife, ...

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Walsh, Adela Constantia Mary Pankhurst (1885–1961), suffragette and pacifist, was born on 19 June 1885 at Chorlton upon Medlock, Manchester, Lancashire, the fourth of five children and the third and youngest daughter of Richard Marsden Pankhurst (1835/6–1898), barrister, and his wife, Emmeline Pankhurst, ...

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Adela Constantia Mary Pankhurst Walsh (1885–1961) by unknown photographer, c. 1908 Mary Evans / The Women's Library