Colenso, Sophie J., 1855-1937 (née Frankland, wife of Francis Colenso)
Sophie Frankland was born in Manchester, the third child of Sir Edward Frankland (1825-1899) and Sophie Fick (1821-1874). She married London actuary Francis Colenso in November 1880 and they had five children in the 1880s. Sophie Colenso died in 1937 at the Colenso family home - Elangeni - in Amersham.
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Contains 27 letters from Nora to Ida Darwin sent between 11 January and 13 December 1929. Amongst news of family and social engagements, the letters include an account of a visit to Devon.
Includes a single letter from Sophie J. Colenso to Nora, a letter from Ruth Darwin to Nora and a letter from Nora to Ruth.