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date: 18 October 2019

Fordyce [née Cumming], Henriettalocked

(1734–1823)
  • Mary Catherine Moran

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Fordyce [née Cumming], Henrietta (1734–1823), governess, was born in Scotland, lost her father at an early age, and was educated at home by her mother. From the age of twelve, when the death of her mother left her orphaned (and 'tocherless' without a dowry; ...

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National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh