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Churchill [née Jerome], Jeanette [Jennie] [Lady Randolph Churchill] (1854-1921), society hostess and writer

G. H. L. Le May

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/37282
Churchill [née Jerome], Jeanette [Jennie] [Lady Randolph Churchill] (1854-1921), society hostess and writer

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Churchill [née Jerome], Jeanette [Jennie] [Lady Randolph Churchill] (1854-1921), society hostess and writer, was born in Brooklyn, New York, on 9 January 1854, the second of four daughters of Leonard Jerome, American sportsman and speculator, of New York, and his wife, Clarissa, daughter of Ambrose Hall, landowner and sometime assemblyman ...

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