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date: 21 August 2019

Fischer [married name Foulkes], Bertha Bownesslocked

(1875–1920)
  • Kathryn Rix

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Fischer [married name Foulkes], Bertha Bowness (1875–1920), poor-law guardian and professional political agent, was born in India on 21 February 1875, the younger daughter of Thomas James Henry Bowness Fischer (1838–1910), and his wife, Henrietta Amelia, née Stevenson (...

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