Reference Entry

Gladstone [née Glynne], Catherine (1812-1900), philanthropist

Colin Matthew

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Gladstone [née Glynne], Catherine (1812-1900), philanthropist and wife of William Ewart Gladstone, was born on 6 January 1812 at Hawarden Castle, Flintshire. She was the third child and elder daughter of the four children of Sir Stephen Glynne, eighth baronet (1780-1815), and his wife Mary, née Neville (d. 1854), daughter ...

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