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Baker [née von Sass], Florence Barbara Maria, Lady Baker (1841-1916), traveller in Africa

Dorothy Middleton

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/42346

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Baker [née von Sass], Florence Barbara Maria, Lady Baker (1841-1916), traveller in Africa, was born on 6 August 1841, probably in a German-speaking region of Hungary. She was the sole survivor of an attack on her home in which the rest of her family died during the disturbances of 1848. ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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