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George Edward March, 1834-1922

Nationality: British
Date of Birth: 1834
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Date of Death: 1922.05.29
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Identity:

George Edward March was a civil servant in the Foreign Office. He married his first wife, Florence Beaumont, in 1858, Virginia Gabriel in 1873, and following her death in 1877, he married his third wife, Margaret Mary Roberts.

Life:

George and Virginia March lived at 58 Cadogan Place, SW. They were acquaintances of JW and in 1874/6 their names were included in a list by JW, possibly a guest list for a private view of his Pall Mall exhibition of 1874 or a subscription list for his Venice etchings as proposed in 1876 (#12714).

Bibliography:

Who was who: a companion to Who's who, Vol. 1, 1897/1915, London, 1920-21.