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date: 08 March 2021

Blandy, Marylocked

  • Andrea McKenzie


Blandy, Mary (1718/19–1752), murderer, was born in Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, the only child of Francis Blandy (c.1689–1751) and Mary Stevens (c.1700–1749), parents so 'excessively fond' of her that they could 'scarce bear her out of their sight...

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Gentleman's Magazine
H. Walpole, ed. W. S. Lewis & others, 48 vols. (1937–83)