Document ReferenceN Mc 1/2
TitleLetter from Priscilla Bright (later McLaren), Liverpool to her sister Sophia Bright (later Ashworth); 3 March 1829.
Date3 March 1829
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionRecalls visiting Madame Tussaud's, now in Liverpool, at York; at her mother's request is doing 'a box' after returning to school; requests despatch of book called 'The Bee' and some 'plain sewing' for Margaret [Bright]; regrets mother [Martha Bright née Wood] 'is poorly' and hopes that she, or 'brother John ' [Bright] will write with news; notes that Thomas Burgess of Leicester and Hannah Maria Cooke presented their marriage at the [Friends'] meeting, as did Thomas Alletson.

Postmark 'Liverpool MA 4 1829'.
Termfamily & education & domestic & religious

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA1746Bright; Jacob (1775-1851); Mr1775-1851
NA1747Bright; Jacob (1821-1899); Mr; M.P. and women's suffrage campaigner1821-1899
NA1748Lucas; Margaret (fl 1829-1887); Mrs; 'Maggie' née Brightfl 1829-1887
NA1749Bright; Martha (c.1789-1830); Mrs; née Woodc.1789-1830
NA1750Burgess; Thomas (fl 1829)fl 1829
NA1751Cooke; Hannah Maria (fl 1829)fl 1829
NA1752Alletson; Thomas (fl 1829); Mrfl 1829
NA1753Vaughan; Esther (1820-1850); Mrs; née Bright1820-1850
NA1754Thompson; Thomas (fl 1829); -fl 1829
NA1755Midgley; Suzanne (fl 1829-1854)fl 1829-1854
NA1756Binns; Thomas (fl 1829); Mrfl 1829
NA1757Johnson; Hannah (fl 1829-1839); -fl 1829-1839
NA920McLaren; Priscilla (1815-1906); née Bright social reformer1815-1906
NA1758Ashworth; Sophia (1813-1844); Mrs; née Bright wife of Thomas Ashworth1813-1844
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