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date: 05 June 2020

Osburn, Lucylocked

  • Judith Godden


Osburn, Lucy (1836–1891), nursing superintendent, was born in Leeds, Yorkshire, on 1 April 1836, the fifth of six children of William Osburn (1793–1875), merchant, author, and Egyptologist, and his wife, Ann, née Rimington (1800–1847). William Osburn’s wine and spirit business was bankrupted in ...

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