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Cotton, Agneslocked

  • Mary Clare Martin


Cotton, Agnes (1828–1899), social reformer and philanthropist, was born on 27 February 1828 at Walwood House, Leytonstone, Essex, the sixth of the seven children of William Cotton (1786–1866), merchant and director of the Bank of England, and Sarah (1790–1872), only daughter of Thomas Lane...

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