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Whitehead, Evelyn Ada Maud Rice, 1865-1961 (née Willoughby-Wade, wife of Alfred North Whitehead)



Evelyn Ada Maud Rice was born in 1865 in France, daughter of Captain Arthur Robert Willoughby-Wade of the Seaforth Highlanders and niece of the Chinese scholar and diplomat Sir T. F. Wade. She married the mathematician and philosopher Alfred North Whitehead (1861-1947) on 16 December 1890. They had a daughter, Jessie, and two sons, North and Eric. Evelyn died in 1961.

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Nora Barlow Letters: 1912, 1912

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10286/1/8/13
Scope and Contents

Contains 30 letters from Nora to Ida Darwin sent between 12 January and 23 December 1912.
Includes a letter from Alan Barlow to Ida and letters from Frances 'Fanny' Farrer, [Mary] Farrer, Gulielma Lister and Evelyn Whitehead to Nora.

Dates: 1912
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