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date: 25 February 2020

Jacob [née Kennedy-Erskine], Violet Augusta Mary Fredericalocked

(1863–1946)
  • Carol Anderson

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Jacob [née Kennedy-Erskine], Violet Augusta Mary Frederica (1863–1946), writer, was born on 1 September 1863 at the House of Dun, near Montrose in Angus (Forfarshire), on the east coast of Scotland. She was the eldest of the three surviving children of William Henry Kennedy-Erskine (1828–1870)...

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National Archives of Scotland, Edinburgh
Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh
University of Edinburgh
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