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Archive Reference / Library Class No.D8760/F/FEG/1/42
TitleLetters from Sarah Dorothea (colloquially known as Dora) Simpkinson (née Vaughan), wife of John Nassau Simpkinson, to Eleanor Isabella Gell
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RepositoryDerbyshire Record Office
Archive CreatorEleanor Isabella Franklin, later Eleanor Gell (1824-1860)
Gell family of Hopton Hall, Wirksworth
Administrative HistorySarah Dorothea (Dora) Vaughan, later Simpkinson (1823-1885) was the daughter of Reverend E.T. Vaughan, Headmaster of Harrow School. She married John Nassau Simpkinson, Assistant Master at Harrow School, on 6 December 1849 at St Martin's Church, Leicester; they had at least nine children. Simpkinson was the nephew of Lady Franklin.

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Simpkinson; Sarah Dorothea (1823-1885); wife of John Nassau Simpkinson
Gell; Eleanor Isabella (1824-1860); daughter of explorer Sir John Franklin
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