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Elizabeth Margaret Colebrooke Colebrooke, m. 1857

Nationality: English
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Identity:

Elizabeth Margaret Colebrooke (Lady Colebrooke) was the daughter of John Richardson, and in 1857 married Sir Thomas Edward Colebrooke, 4th Baron, MP, FRAS, FRGS.

Life:

Sir Thomas was elected unopposed as the Radical Liberal MP for North Lanarkshire at the 1868 and 1874 elections, and was re-elected in 1884; he was Lord Lieutenant. JW may have known them in the late 1870s.

Bibliography:

Kelly's London Post office Directory, London; Debrett's Peerage, Baronetage and Knightage, London, 1907.