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Archive Reference / Library Class No.D8760/F/FEG/1/38
TitleLetters between Frances Majendie (née Griffin) and her niece Eleanor Isabella Franklin, later Gell
DescriptionFrances (Fanny) Griffin, later Majendie (1788-1868), was the elder sister of Lady Franklin, second wife of the Arctic explorer Sir John Franklin, She was the eldest of three daughters of John Griffin and his wife Jane (nee Guillemard). On 18 Jan 1831 she married the geologist Ashurst Majendie of Hedingham Castle, Essex, at St George's Church, Bloomsbury,
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RepositoryDerbyshire Record Office
Archive CreatorEleanor Isabella Franklin, later Eleanor Gell (1824-1860)
Gell family of Hopton Hall, Wirksworth

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Majendie; Frances (1788-1868); wife of geologist Ashurst Majendie
Gell; Eleanor Isabella (1824-1860); daughter of explorer Sir John Franklin
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