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Khan [married name Hawkins; second married name Towerson], Mariamlocked

(fl. 1611–1619)
  • Amrita Sen

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Khan [married name Hawkins; second married name Towerson], Mariam (fl. 1611–1619), early Indian immigrant to Britain, was the daughter of Mubarak Khan, one of the courtiers of the Mughal emperor Jalal-ud-din Akbar. A Christian Armenian, who after the death of her father had been taken into the protective fold of the Mughal harem, ...

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