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date: 11 April 2021

Porter, Sarah Ricardolocked

  • Susan Drain


Porter, Sarah Ricardo (1790–1862), writer on education, was born in London on 22 December 1790, the fifteenth child and sixth daughter of Abraham Ricardo and Abigail Delvalle Ricardo, and sister of David Ricardo. She married a schoolfriend of her brothers, the statistician George Richardson Porter (1792–1852)...

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