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date: 30 March 2020

Fenning, Elizabethlocked

(1793–1815)
  • Alsager Vian
  • , revised by J. Gilliland

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Fenning, Elizabeth (1793–1815), convicted attempted murderer, was born in Dominica in the West Indies on 10 June 1793. She was one of the ten children of William Fenning, infantry soldier from Suffolk, and his Irish wife. In 1796 the 15th foot, in which her father served, returned to ...

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