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Darwin Correspondence Project

Mary Elizabeth Horner (1808–1832)
Mary Elizabeth Lyell (1832–1873)

1808–73

Eldest child and first daughter of Leonard Horner. Married Charles Lyell in Germany in 1832.

Further Reading

For more information see:

http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/gender/2010/09/21/wives-of-naturalists/

Sources

Freeman 1978

ODNB s.v. Lyell, Charles

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