Document ReferenceN Mc 1/60
TitleLetter from Priscilla McLaren (née Bright), Edinburgh to 'Aunt' Margaret Wood, Rochdale; 1 October 1852.
Date1 October 1852
Extent4 ff with envelope
Content DescriptionEndorsed: 'answered' and ['J.W. Laun's'].

Asks aunt to relate the events of her Welsh journey, and also all the local news about 'Green Bank' and the surrounding area as far as Entwhistle Place; refers to her 'old weakness' recurring [crippling illness]; notes lost election; enquires if she has read 'Uncle Tom's Cabin'.
Termfamily & social

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA1831Wheeler; - (fl 1849-1852); Mrsfl 1849-1852
NA1766McKeard; Martha (fl 1839-1852); -fl 1839-1852
NA1943Renton; - (fl 1852); Mrfl 1852
NA1943Renton; - (fl 1852); Mrfl 1852
NA1861McLaren; Charles B.B. (1850-1934); 1st Baron Aberconway1850-1934
NA1908Rabagliati; Helen P. (1851-1934); Mrs; 'Tilla' née McLaren1851-1934
NA924McLaren; Duncan (1800-1886); politician1800-1886
NA1760Bright; Gratton (1823-1853); Mr1823-1853
NA1747Bright; Jacob (1821-1899); Mr; M.P. and women's suffrage campaigner1821-1899
NA1944Briggs; M. (fl 1852); Mrsfl 1852
NA1945Fallons; E. (fl 1852); -fl 1852
NA1946Priestman; - (fl 1852); Mrfl 1852
NA1946Priestman; - (fl 1852); Mrfl 1852
NA1947Brown; Thomas Wistar (fl 1852); -fl 1852
NA1948Houldsmith; Martha (fl 1852-1853); -fl 1852-1853
NA1863Bright; M. Elizabeth (1822-1877); Mrs; née Leatham 2nd wife of John Bright1822-1877
NA920McLaren; Priscilla (1815-1906); née Bright social reformer1815-1906
NA1949Wood; Margaret (fl 1852-1854)fl 1852-1854
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