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Grenfell [née Fane], Ethel Anne Priscilla [Ettie], Lady Desborough (1867-1952), hostess

Jane Ridley and Clayre Percy

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/40733
Grenfell [née Fane], Ethel Anne Priscilla [Ettie], Lady Desborough (1867-1952), hostess

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Grenfell [née Fane], Ethel Anne Priscilla [Ettie], Lady Desborough (1867-1952), hostess, was born on 27 June 1867, the daughter and only surviving child of Julian Fane (1827-1870), diplomatist, and fourth son of John Fane, eleventh earl of Westmorland (1784-1859), and his wife, Lady Adine (d. 1868), daughter of the sixth ...

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