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Document number: 1462
Date: 06 Aug 1826
Recipient: TALBOT William Henry Fox
Author: VICKERY Elizabeth
Collection: British Library, London, Manuscripts - Fox Talbot Collection
Last updated: 29th July 2010

St Philips Plain Bristol
August 6

Dear Sir

I hope you not thank it a liberty in my writing to you to enquire after your health & Mama & Mr Feilding & your Dear Sisters <1> I hope you are all quite well I have just received a Letter from Mrs Shirley <2> wich surprise me very much whare she say I suppose you know that poor Lady Charlotte Lemon <3> did not long outlive her Son The Shock was too much for her in her delicate health so Mrs Shirley told me. I am extremely sorry I hope they meet in heaven

Dear Sir I remind Your humble Servant
Elizabeth Vickery

Mr Talbot
31 Sackville Street


1. Lady Elisabeth Theresa Feilding, ne Fox Strangways, first m Talbot (17731846), WHFTs mother; Rear Admiral Charles Feilding (17801837), Royal Navy; WHFTs step-father; Caroline Augusta Edgcumbe, ne Feilding, Lady Mt Edgcumbe (18081881); WHFTs half-sister; Henrietta Horatia Maria Gaisford, ne Feilding (18101851), WHFTs half-sister.

2. Evelyn Shirley of Ettington Park, Warwickshire. [See Doc. No: 00569].

3. Lady Charlotte Anne Lemon, ne Strangways (d. 1826), WHFTs aunt.

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