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Hastings [née Shirley], Selina, countess of Huntingdonlocked

(1707–1791)
  • Boyd Stanley Schlenther

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Hastings [née Shirley], Selina, countess of Huntingdon (1707–1791), founder of the Countess of Huntingdon's Connexion, was born on 13 August 1707, probably at Astwell House, Northamptonshire, the second of three daughters of Washington Shirley, second Earl Ferrers (1677–1729), and Mary (d...

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