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Mary A. Bosanquet, ca 1835-??

Nationality: Scottish
Date of Birth: 1835 ca
Place of Birth: Kelso
Date of Death:
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Identity:

Mary A. Bosanquet was the wife of Henry Anstey Bosanquet (1828-1861), a barrister. They had three daughters, Mary, Edith and Carrie.

Life:

She may have known JW in the mid-seventies, since her name appears in an address book (#12714). The family was prosperous (in 1881 they had seven servants).

Bibliography:

UK census 1881, from http://www.familysearch.org (accessed 2004); Foster, Joseph, Men at the bar, London, 1885, p. 45.