Document ReferenceN Mc 1/43
TitleLetter from Priscilla McLaren (née Bright), Edinburgh to her sister 'Maggie' [Margaret Lucas (née Bright)]; 5 September 1851.
Date5 September 1851
Extent4 ff
Content DescriptionRecounts impressions of the Queen's visit; describes Prince Albert as her 'beau ideal'; notes that the baby [Charles Benjamin McLaren] is teething; alludes to another pregnancy; refers to excursion along the Corstorphine Road, Hawthornden and Roslin Chapel; notes a advertisement in the 'Friend' for 'a person' for Sam[uel Bright Lucas].
Termfamily & social affairs

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA985Victoria (1819-1901); Queen of Great Britain and Ireland; Empress of India1819-1901
NA986Albert (1819-1861); Prince Consort; (Saxe-Coburg-Gotha; husband of Queen Victoria)1819-1861
NA1875Lucas; Samuel Bright (fl 1851-1852)fl 1851-1852
NA1825McLaren; John (1831-1910); Mr; Liberal M.P. and Lord Advocate of Scotland1831-1910
NA1821McLaren; Grant (fl 1849-1888)fl 1849-1888
NA924McLaren; Duncan (1800-1886); politician1800-1886
NA1876Searle; George (fl 1851); -fl 1851
NA1832McIntyre; - (fl 1849-1852); Missfl 1849-1852
NA1866Searle; - (fl 1851); Mrsfl 1851
NA1759Bright; Samuel (1826-1873); Mr1826-1873
NA1862McLaren; Duncan (1840-); Mr; jun. son of Duncan McLaren M.P.1840-
NA1877Bill; Jacob (fl 1851); Mrfl 1851
NA1878Renton; Henry (fl 1851); minister at Kelsofl 1851
NA1879Crosland; Edward (fl 1851); -fl 1851
NA1880Millar; Thomas (fl 1851); -fl 1851
NA1881Leatham; William H. (1815-1889); Mr; Liberal M.P.1815-1889
NA1882Bancroft; E. (fl 1851)fl 1851
NA1812Thomasson; Catharine (fl 1841-1887); Mrs; 'Kate' née Lucasfl 1841-1887
NA1755Midgley; Suzanne (fl 1829-1854)fl 1829-1854
NA1883Ashworth; Isabella (fl 1851-1853); -fl 1851-1853
NA1835Vaughan; James (fl 1849-1877); -fl 1849-1877
NA920McLaren; Priscilla (1815-1906); née Bright social reformer1815-1906
NA1748Lucas; Margaret (fl 1829-1887); Mrs; 'Maggie' née Brightfl 1829-1887
PL1400/Shetland Isles/Scotland
PL1401/Callendar/East Stirlingshire/Scotland
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