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Archive Reference / Library Class No.D8760/F/FKA/1
TitleLetters of Sarah Henrietta Kay, daughter of William Porden and sister-in-law of John Franklin
DescriptionSarah Henrietta (Henny) Kay, nee Porden (1785-1859) was the daughter of architect William Porden and Mary his wife, and the sister of Eleanor Anne, the first wife of Sir John Franklin. On 5 March 1807 at the church of St Giles in the Fields, Holborn, she married the architect Joseph Kay, her father's assistant at the time. They had at least 8 children, comprising 2 boys (William Porden Kay and Joseph Henry Kay) and 6 girls (Mary Anne, Henrietta Emilia Anna, Ellen Lydia, Eliza Margaret, Sarah Frances and Eleanor Franklin).
Extent55 items
RepositoryDerbyshire Record Office
Archive CreatorKay family of London
Gell family of Hopton Hall, Wirksworth

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