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Brunton [née Balfour], Marylocked

(1778–1818)
  • Isabelle Bour

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Brunton [née Balfour], Mary (1778–1818), novelist, was born on 1 November 1778 on Burray, one of the Orkney Islands, the daughter of Colonel Thomas Balfour (1752–1799) of Elwick and his wife, Frances Ligonier, who was the daughter of Colonel Francis Ligonier of the ...

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