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Document ReferenceDe Wm C 21/1-2
TitleLetter from Lady C. Denison, Archerfield, Drem, Scotland, to Mrs C. Denison, Cliff House, Bournemouth [with envelope]; Sept. 1869
DateSep 1869
Extent3 ff
LevelItem/file
Content DescriptionStates that she cannot see matter [of Edward Denison's proposed marriage] as Clementina wishes; believes he is in love but many others have managed in same situation; refers to [J.E. Denison's] opposition to marriage; states that Denison may agree to it if Edward regains his health; refers to cure of long sea voyages; comments on 'injudicious friends' who say Edward's illness is result of being crossed in love.

Autograph note on f 1r reads 'All our letters had better now go to Ossington except from 4th till 8th Oct when we shall be at Raby Castle, Darlington'.
Termsocial news, health
marriage, attitudes towards

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Persons
CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA8621Denison; Edward (1840-1870); Mr; philanthropist; nephew of J.E. Denison1840-1870
NA199Denison; J. Evelyn (1800-1873); 1st Viscount Ossington; M.P. Speaker of House of Commons 1857-72 created Viscount Ossington 18721800-1873
NA1016Scott; Charlotte (1806-1889); Viscountess Ossington; née Cavendish-Bentinck m 1827 J.E. Denison Viscount Ossington1806-1889
NA8626Denison; Clementina (-1894); Mrs; née Baillie-Hamilton 2nd wife of Edward Denison-1894
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