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Lidgett, Elizabeth Sedman (1843–1919), poor-law guardian and suffragist

Jane Martin

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/56472

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Lidgett, Elizabeth Sedman (1843–1919), poor-law guardian and suffragist, was born on 26 August 1843 at 20 Arbour Terrace, Mile End, London, the daughter of John Lidgett of Hull, a London shipowner, and his wife, Ann Jacob, née Hyett. Her elder sister was the women's activist ...

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Subjects: Social and Cultural History ; Welfare and Poverty ; Politics ; Gender and Politics

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