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Hesketh [née Cowper], Harriet, Lady Hesketh (bap. 1733, d. 1807), cousin and intimate friend of the poet William Cowper, was baptized in St Mary's, Hertingfordbury, Hertfordshire, on 12 July 1733, the eldest of three daughters of Ashley Cowper (1701–1788), clerk of the ...

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Hogarth, Georgina (1827–1917), companion and confidante of Charles Dickens, was born on 22 January 1827 at 2 Nelson Street, Edinburgh, the eighth of ten children of George Hogarth (1783–1870), friend and legal adviser of Sir Walter Scott and subsequently professional music critic and journalist, and his wife, ...

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Leigh, (Elizabeth) Medora (1814–1849), alleged daughter of Lord Byron, was born on 15 April 1814 at Six Mile Bottom, near Cambridge, acknowledged as the fourth of the seven children of Colonel George Leigh (1770/71–1850) and his wife, the Hon. Augusta Mary, née Byron (1784–1851)...