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Heyrick [née Coltman], Elizabethlocked

(1769–1831)
  • Isobel Grundy

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Heyrick [née Coltman], Elizabeth (1769–1831), slavery abolitionist and philanthropist, was born in St Nicholas Street, Leicester, on 4 December 1769, the elder daughter and second child in a family of two girls and three boys (one of whom died young). Her parents were dissenters. Her father, ...

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