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date: 20 November 2019

Phillips [née Barron], Eliza [known as Mrs Edward Phillips]locked

  • Jonathan Burt


Phillips [née Barron], Eliza [known as Mrs Edward Phillips] (1822/3–1916), a founder of the (Royal) Society for the Protection of Birds (SPB), was the daughter of George Barron (1763?–1852). Little is known about her early life apart from a story noted in her only obituary (...

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