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date: 22 February 2020

Stephenson, Marjorylocked

  • Joan Mason


Stephenson, Marjory (1885–1948), biochemist, was born on 24 January 1885 at High Town, Burwell, near Cambridge, fourth child and third daughter of Robert Stephenson (1847–1929), a successful farmer, and his wife, Sarah (1848–1925), daughter of Sam Rogers, jockey and trainer in Newmarket. Her governess and her father fostered her interest in science, and her mother helped her to go to ...

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