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Hobhouse, Emilylocked

(1860–1926)
  • Elaine Harrison

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Hobhouse, Emily (1860–1926), social activist and charity worker, was born on 9 April 1860 at St Ive, in Cornwall, the fifth of the six surviving children of Reginald Hobhouse (d. 1895), archdeacon of Bodmin, Cornwall, and his wife, Caroline (d. 1880)...

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