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Fanny Helen Eden, m. 1870

Nationality: British
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Identity:

She was the second wife of Frederick Morton Eden, a barrister. His first marriage in 1857 was to Louisa Anne (d. 1868), daughter of Vice-Admiral Hyde Parker. Their children were Morton (b. 1859), Frederick Charles (b. 1864) and Alice. His second marriage in 1870 was to Fanny Helen, daughter of Edward Pomeroy Barrett-Lennard. Their children were Rowland Frederick (b. 1874), Algernon Graham (b. 1877), and Dorothy Ione Helen. Eden was a cousin of Sir William Eden, with whom he shared a grandfather, the Second Baronet of West Auckland, Durham.

Life:

She was still alive in 1907.

Bibliography:

Kelly's Post Office London Directory, London; Debrett's Peerage, Baronetage and Knightage, 1896 and 1907.