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Lawrence, Emmeline Pethick-, Lady Pethick-Lawrence (1867-1954), suffragette

Brian H. Harrison

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/37846

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Lawrence, Emmeline Pethick-, Lady Pethick-Lawrence (1867-1954), suffragette, was born on 21 October 1867 in Clifton, Bristol, the second and eldest surviving child in the family of thirteen children (five of whom died in infancy) of Henry Pethick, a nonconformist businessman of Cornish farming stock, and his wife, whose maiden name ...

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