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date: 16 October 2019

Boscawen [née Glanville], Frances Evelyn [Fanny]locked

(1719–1805)
  • Elizabeth Eger

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Boscawen [née Glanville], Frances Evelyn [Fanny] (1719–1805), letter writer and literary hostess, was born at St Clere, near Wrotham in Kent, on 23 July 1719, only child of William Evelyn, MP and high sheriff of Kent, and his wife, Frances Glanville (1696/7–1719)...

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