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TitleLetter from Priscilla McLaren, Rochdale, to her sister Margaret Lucas; 9 November 1840.
Date9 November 1840
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionDescribes the sudden illness and death of Susan and Martha Midgley's aunt; recounts how R[achel] Priestman addressed the workpeople in 'Isaac's warehouse'; reports that Thomas Lucas was kicked by his horse and suffered a broken ankle; complains about the Rochdale Gas Company; notes accompanying 'cousin' S.W. Lucas by railway to Manchester to visit 'cousin' M.A. Foden; refers to Gratton [Bright] having to visit Todmorden urgently.
Termfamily & medical

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA1792Midgley; Martha (fl 1840); -fl 1840
NA1755Midgley; Suzanne (fl 1829-1854)fl 1829-1854
NA1793Priestman; Rachel (fl 1840-1842); -fl 1840-1842
NA1794Lucas; Thomas (fl 1840)fl 1840
NA1795Lucas; S.W. (fl 1840)fl 1840
NA1796Foden; M.A. (fl 1840); -fl 1840
NA1760Bright; Gratton (1823-1853); Mr1823-1853
NA1797Midgley; James (fl 1840); -fl 1840
NA1779Midgley; Lucy (fl 1839-1840); -fl 1839-1840
NA1798Wood; Rebecca (fl 1840)fl 1840
NA1799King; Mary (fl 1840); -fl 1840
NA1800Tarvar; Lem (fl 1840); -fl 1840
NA1801King; James (fl 1840-1854)fl 1840-1854
NA1753Vaughan; Esther (1820-1850); Mrs; née Bright1820-1850
NA1802Ecroyd; Ann (fl 1840); -fl 1840
NA1803Wood; - (fl 1840); Drfl 1840
NA1804Howorth; George (fl 1840); -fl 1840
NA1768Howorth; Ann (fl 1839-1840)fl 1839-1840
NA1805Holgate; May (fl 1840)fl 1840
NA1806Howorth; Susanna (fl 1840); -fl 1840
NA1807Midgley; Eliza (fl 1840); -fl 1840
NA1808Isherwood; - (fl 1840); Mrfl 1840
NA1775Bright; John (1811-1889); Mr; statesman1811-1899
NA1809Hague; Joshua (fl 1840)fl 1840
NA1758Ashworth; Sophia (1813-1844); Mrs; née Bright wife of Thomas Ashworth1813-1844
NA1747Bright; Jacob (1821-1899); Mr; M.P. and women's suffrage campaigner1821-1899
NA920McLaren; Priscilla (1815-1906); née Bright social reformer1815-1906
NA1748Lucas; Margaret (fl 1829-1887); Mrs; 'Maggie' née Brightfl 1829-1887
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