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Gertrude Barbara Tennant, ca.1820

Nationality: Irish
Date of Birth: ca. 1820
Place of Birth: Ireland
Date of Death: 1918
Place of Death:

Identity:

Gertrude Barbara, née Rich Collier was the wife of Charles Tennant (1796-1873).

Life:

She may have been a social acquaintance of JW in the early 1870s. Her daughter Dorothy (later Lady Stanley) was a genre painter and illustrator.

Bibliography:

UK Census, 1881; private information